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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 [...]

Escape to Four Seasons Silicon Valley Palo Alto

Four Seasons Palo Alto photo © Nancy D. Brown Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley is bringing sexy back. While business travelers know this East Palo Alto hotel where buzzwords such as accelerator, quickstart and venture capital are bantered about faster than you can pour an espresso, weekend travelers listen up. This luxury Four [...]