Wine Country

Super Bowl Weekend in San Francisco with Kids

Post contributed by Lisa Crovo Dion

San Francisco offers a lot for the kids, so if you’ve explored Super Bowl City and are ready to conquer more of the city, here are some ideas:

Fisherman’s Wharf offers a lot more than cheap souvenirs and T-shirts.

Who doesn’t love a wax museum? Creepy, yes, but Madame Tussaud’s, a new […]

February 3rd, 2016|California, Wine Country|

Le Puy: Oregon Wine Country Eco Inn

Half way up a hill, on the north side of the Dundee Hills sits Le Puy, a wine valley inn. This eco-inn, is a fusion of China meets France in Willamette Valley wine country. China, in the sense that the guest rooms are inspired by Feng Shui, and France, as the inn keepers were inspired […]

January 8th, 2016|Lodging, Oregon, Wine Country|

Valley River Inn; Eugene, OR Water Views

Like a fine wine, Valley River Inn is aging gracefully. I fondly recall celebrating my graduation from the University of Oregon at the Inn’s restaurant Sweetwaters on the River back in the 1980’s. Afterall, this was the restaurant you dined at with your parents when they were paying for dinner during a visit to Eugene.

It’s […]

December 11th, 2015|Lodging, Oregon, Wine Country|