Restaurants and Dining

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Review: Vintners Inn Santa Rosa Wine Country

Vintners Inn, eco-hotel in Santa Rosa. Photo © Nancy D. Brown When you think of wine country, Santa Rosa, California doesn't always come to mind, but it should. Vintners Inn, located conveniently off Highway 101, is the go-to place for a wine country getaway or romantic Russian River Valley holiday. The AAA four-diamond [...]

San Mateo County CA Road Trip Dog Friendly

Visit Harley Farms Goat Dairy. Photo © Nancy D. Brown San Mateo County encompasses a large swath of land in Northern California. As of 2010, California census statistics reported a growing population of 718, 451 residents, many of these residents are very wealthy Silicon Valley types. As with many beautiful locations in Northern [...]

AmaWaterways River Cruise Ships What to Expect

AmaStella in Austria's Wacchau Valley. Photo © Nancy D. Brown Typically, after your first ocean cruise, you have an idea if you prefer megaships with plenty of on board activities like rock climbing walls and Broadway caliber entertainment. Or maybe you prefer the intimate cruise ships with a naturalist pointing out unique flora [...]