About Nancy Brown

Nancy D. Brown is a travel writer whose work has appeared online and in newspapers and magazines nationwide. An avid equestrian, she publishes and the What a Trip blog, When not traveling, she lives with her family near San Francisco, California. Follow her on Twitter @Nancydbrown. Come find me on Google+.

15 Fancy Food Finds for Foodies

From wellness tonics for relaxation and detoxing to healthy travel snacks and sinfully delicious chocolates, San Francisco’s winter fancy food show delivers gourmet foods to foodies. Hosted annually in San Francisco and New York by the Specialty Food Association, this annual trade show is the place to discover the hottest new products and trends in […]

February 10th, 2017|California, Food|

Travel Gear and Apparel for Cold Rain

In planning for a trip to Ireland in March I was told to prepare for cold, wet weather or spring conditions. Being from Northern California, spring weather conditions mean different things to different people. We’ve been having our share of wet, cold weather – the better for trying out new travel gear and apparel for […]

February 3rd, 2017|California, Travel Apparel, Travel Gear|

Striking Gold at Carter House Inns, Eureka

Located in the historic district of Old Town Eureka, Carter House Inns is a wonderful collection of Victorian buildings in Eureka, California. With luxurious accommodations and a fabulous restaurant, I discovered a gold nugget in Humboldt County.

This was my first time traveling to Eureka with the specific goal of touring the downtown area and Humboldt […]

January 27th, 2017|California, Restaurants and Dining|