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North to South: Touring Argentina's Wine Regions

Jacada Travel | Posted 06.14.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

On a journey through Argentina explore each of the three unique wine regions to discover the Malbec, Torrontes and Pinot Noir that they are so famous for.

Best French Regions for Wine Lovers

Findery | Posted 05.31.2015 | Travel
Findery

Though many travelers are content with ordering their favorite bottle while visiting Paris, I have found that the best way to immerse oneself in the French wine culture, and by association in the French culinary scene, is by traveling outside the big city and into smaller towns known for growing and harvesting the finest wines the country has to offer.

Livermore Stories: Mitchell Katz Winery

Mary Orlin | Posted 01.06.2015 | Taste
Mary Orlin

Sorting grapes during harvest.  L to R: John DeFrietas, Mitch Katz , assistant winemaker Zach Thomsen, tasting room mg . Andrew Wigginton.  Courtesy...

Budget Trips to Napa: Save Your Money for the Wine!

Oyster | Posted 12.17.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Napa is certainly not known for being cheap -- and if you're booking some last minute flights to get away for Columbus Day, well, better stick to bread and water for dinner tonight (or the rest of the month, really). But at least we can help you out with finding some value-packed hotels.

A New View for Stag's Leap Wine Cellars

Mary Orlin | Posted 12.14.2014 | Taste
Mary Orlin

You could say, at least in the case of Stag's Leap Wine Cellars, that the arcade and caves express terroir.

Wine Tasting in the Finger Lakes: 7 Must-Visit Artisanal Wineries

Nish Gera | Posted 12.06.2014 | Taste
Nish Gera

You can smell and taste the passion and attention to detail that's involved.

Livermore Stories: BoaVentura de Caires Winery

Mary Orlin | Posted 11.25.2014 | Taste
Mary Orlin

Once you're inside the tasting room, it's a visual feast for your eyes.

Sonoma's Wackiest Wineries

Kristan Lawson | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
Kristan Lawson

The next time you make a pilgrimage to the Wine Country, swing by some of Sonoma's wackiest tasting rooms, where you don't have to be a master sommelier to have a good time.

#NapaQuake: How You Can Help Keep #NapaStrong

Mary Orlin | Posted 10.30.2014 | Home
Mary Orlin

Bottle shock.  Crushed.  Shaken, not stirred.  Whatever word you choose to describe it, the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that rocked Napa Valley early Sunday morning has left behind more than spilled wine.

Best Hotels Near Wineries

Hipmunk | Posted 10.04.2014 | Travel
Hipmunk

After a long day of wine tasting, you'll want a relaxing place to call home for the night. Stay close to the winery action without skimping on style, comfort or amenities at one of these prime spots for a wine-filled getaway.

Travel: 5 Amazing Luxury Hotels

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Abby Tegnelia

Summer means travel, and time to think big, from private bungalows in the tropics to romantic Tuscan villas and stunning escapes closer to home. Behold, the five luxury hotels on the CS Bucket List.

Livermore Stories: Nottingham Cellars

Mary Orlin | Posted 09.07.2014 | Taste
Mary Orlin

He's been called a rising star, a rock star of the Livermore Valley wine scene.  He's a young gun for sure -- in his late twenties -- a completely self-taught winemaker.  Meet Collin Cranor of Nottingham Cellars.

10 Things to Do in the Wine Country If You Love Animals More Than You Love Wine

Anneli Rufus | Posted 09.01.2014 | Green
Anneli Rufus

What if you're lucky enough to be visiting California's Wine Country, but you don't like wine?

Wineries to Pair With a City Break

Travelzoo | Posted 08.18.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

Exploring a new city this summer? We have the perfect accompaniment: wine. Check out six wine regions within driving distance of six great cities. Tip: Steal away during the week when city dwellers are back in the office and you can sip vino without the crowds.

Temecula: SoCal's Secret Food and Wine Destination

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 02.21.2014 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

You know you're in Southern California wine country when the offerings include a yoga class called Vino Vinyasa and a wine pairing, not with a five co...

Top 10 Wine Destinations Around the World

Viator | Posted 11.05.2013 | Travel
Viator

Going wine tasting is a charming way to spend a day or a weekend. It is so enjoyable, in fact, that wine tasting has become a vacation in itself. Wine...

Wine Tasting in the Un-Hamptons

Nish Gera | Posted 11.13.2013 | Taste
Nish Gera

The 40 mile stretch of land from Riverhead to Orient, also called the North Fork, is decidedly the un-hamptons, as the locals will proudly tell you. This is Long Island wine country, which is currently witnessing a wine revolution of sorts.

My Aunt and Uncle Are Cave People

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 10.15.2013 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

I will always fondly remember visiting my aunt and uncle at their cave, feeling like a wild child, almost a Flintstone.

Roadtripping in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Monique Stringfellow | Posted 08.19.2013 | Travel
Monique Stringfellow

For a perfect short road trip, the area starting around D.C. and heading southwest into Virginia is among the best. From Northern Virginia's horse country to the Blue Ridge Parkway and Shenandoah Valley, you'll find a mix of nature, history and charm.

Priorat -- Majestic, Spiritual and Aiming Closer to Their Great Potential

Brad Haskel | Posted 08.12.2013 | Travel
Brad Haskel

Priorat, located within Catalonia, has all of the elements to be one of Spain's most celebrated wine regions.

Detox Then Retox in Wine Country

Mary Orlin | Posted 08.06.2013 | Taste
Mary Orlin

The first time I heard of a winery offering a yoga class was in 2008, at Periscope Cellars in Emeryville, CA. This was actually a yoga class where you sipped wine as you held various poses. Now, it seems that no matter where you are, you're not far from a yoga class at a winery.

Gorgeous Napa Vineyards

Oyster | Posted 07.14.2013 | Travel
Oyster

California's Napa Valley attracts plenty of visitors each year with its gorgeous scenery, gourmet eats, and, of course, some of the best wineries in t...

13 Homes Wine Lovers Can Buy Now

Ryan Nickum | Posted 05.13.2013 | HuffPost Home
Ryan Nickum

Coming home to a glass of wine is one of life's greater pleasures. Here's a collection of 13 properties pulled from Estately's real estate listings that honor one of mankind's greatest inventions.

Five Breathtaking Views Around San Francisco

offMetro.com | Posted 02.04.2013 | San Francisco
offMetro.com

All this magic in 49 square miles means we sometimes forget the glories that await just across the Bay, or down the peninsula. Here, five amazing Bay Area views to remind you why your East Coast friends are (and should be) jealous.

Fall Is The Best Season For Winery Visits

Tracy Christoph | Posted 12.20.2012 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

Each wine region offers its own unique charms, beautiful scenery and delicious varieties of wine. Though I do have favorite Virginia vineyards near my hometown, I love traveling to Napa and Sonoma in California's wine country, and to Washington state as well. What could be better?