6 Things to Do in Sonoma County Wine Country that Don’t Involve Wine

6 Things to Do in Sonoma County Wine Country that Don’t Involve Wine

Sonoma County is on the radar of every eonphiles, but let’s be honest, sometimes it’s great to experience the region without so much of a focus on wine. I recently spent a few days in Sonoma’s charming town of Healdsburg and discovered there are some 

The Wines of California's Santa Maria Valley

The Wines of California's Santa Maria Valley

  This is Part 2 of  Santa Maria Valley: Where Wine and BBQ Reign Supreme   While the Santa Maria Valley and Santa Lucia Mountains offer some of the most breathtaking scenic drives, the region also offers the most beautiful vistas for wine tasting – 

Santa Maria Valley: Where Wine and BBQ Reign Supreme

Santa Maria Valley: Where Wine and BBQ Reign Supreme

The Santa Maria Valley, just north of Santa Barbara, is known for two things – beef (Santa Maria style barbecue to be exact) and wine – such a delicious combination. And I recently spent a few days there to find the best of the best 

Central California’s Carmel Wine Walk by-the-Sea

Central California’s Carmel Wine Walk by-the-Sea

The Central Coast of California has been known for its burgeoning wine industry for some time, but there’s a little up and coming area in Monterey County that’s attracting those looking for an authentic wine tasting experience. Monterey County was voted one of the top