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Small Ship Cruise UnCruise Rivers of Adventure

If you've seen the movie Wild or read Sheryl Strayed's book, you know about the Bridge of the Gods. It's a steel truss cantilever bridge that connects Washington and Oregon via the Columbia River, between Cascade Locks, Oregon. On a recent small ship cruise, we sailed under that very bridge. It was our last night [...]

Livermore Valley Wine Tasting; Taste our Terroir

Livermore Valley Wine Growers Looking for one of Northern California’s best wine tasting events? Look no further than “Taste Our Terroir.” Every July, California’s first wine region, the Livermore Valley wine country— hosts “Taste Our Terroir” to promote Livermore Valley Wine Tasting. The French term terroir expresses “a sense of place,” the way local [...]

4 Things to Do on a Girlfriend Getaway to San Luis Obispo County

This is a guest post by Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer. While traveling on your own can be gratifying, and traveling with a significant other (if you’ve got one) or family member is fun, nothing beats a good girls’ trip. You get a chance to escape the doldrums of life and chatter with the women you love [...]