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World-Famous Bay Area Food Critic Michael Bauer

Alexis Swanson Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Alexis Swanson Traina

Eating out in the Bay Area with Michael Bauer, food critic of the SF Chronicle, is not that different from stepping out with a famous politician, rock...

Love in the Vineyards

Alexis Swanson Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Alexis Swanson Traina

There's just no place like napa when it comes to a lover's getaway - a decadent little corner of the world that caters to passion enthusiasts everyda...

So You're Visiting Napa for the Weekend: Day 2

Alexis Swanson Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Alexis Swanson Traina

Balloon rides are quintessentially Napa, and you simply cannot imagine the beauty of the valley in the early mornings. These excursions are romantic and old world -- and not for the meek at heart.

so, you're visiting napa for the weekend... hotels

Alexis Swanson Traina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Alexis Swanson Traina

(This post is part 1 of 3, featuring accommodations for the perfect weekend itinerary in Napa...) The hotels below are amongst my favorites, and are ...

Chris Phelps of Swanson Vineyards: A Name to Know in Reconsidering Napa Merlot

Brad Haskel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brad Haskel

Chris Phelps is making very fine Pinot Grigio and Chardonnay at Swanson Vineyards, but the real reason to seek it out is clearly the reds.