We always enjoy stopping by farmer’s markets and farm stands, when we’re traveling. Monterey County is a frequent travel destination for us, so we’ve been to the Carmel farmers market several times.
Temecula Wine Country is a beautiful destination for a day trip, weekend getaway or extended vacation. The fertile valley is north of San Diego, south of Los Angeles and east of Orange County, so it’s an easy drive for Southern California residents.
We always love a hotel with an ocean view and Hofsas House has them! The family owned boutique hotel is located in the quaint Northern California beach town of Carmel by The Sea. It’s a great place to stop for a single night or an extended vacation.
Solvang is a unique community in the Santa Ynez Valley in Central California. It was founded by Danish settlers in 1911, but these days there are more than just Danish Americans in the town. It is still known for the traditions, architecture, food and hospitality of Denmark and Solvang Food is legendary.
Golden Pass is a non-direct train route in Switzerland which makes traveling the area so easy. The Golden Pass lets you travel from German speaking Lucerne to French speaking Montreux (or, Montreux to Lucerne). With several stops along the way it really is the most convenient way to travel and explore Switzerland. What to Expect […]
Santa Maria wine tasting is a fun and educational activity for a getaway vacation. The Central California coast has a Mediterranean climate that is ideal for agriculture that includes grapes for wine. This same climate also makes it a lovely spot for a vacation.
The Carmel Valley area of the Central California Coast produces world class wine. This charming European style village is home to many wine tasting rooms that are all within walking distance. You can check into your hotel and head out on foot for a walking tour of the tasting rooms. All of this can be done at your own pace.
Do your dogs travel with you on day trips and longer adventures? If so, your four legged family member is going to need the proper gear to suit his or her active lifestyle.
Europe is home to some of the best Christmas Markets. With snow capped mountains in the background and mulled spice wine, it will be a magical experience. Relish in the smells of chestnuts roasting on an open fire and merchants selling their finest handmade gifts, for a truly unforgettable trip.
San Diego is always a favorite destination for us, even though it’s a short drive from home. A stay at the luxurious Coronado Island Marriott is a real treat that leaves us feeling as if we have traveled far, far away.
Mexico is a favorite vacation destination. While I am capable of roughing it, a luxury all inclusive Mexican resort is generally my first choice. I had a great experience at Villa del Palmar Loreto.