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Summer Time Napa Activities Your Whole Family Can Enjoy

Summer is the peak season for Napa Valley tourism, so it’s not surprising to see a plethora of summer time Napa activities during this time of the year. Unfortunately, during the summertime hotels are nearly always full, and the tasting rooms are mostly packed. Unless you enjoy jostling in the long lines, the number of people may make you want to avoid summer vacations in Napa. The better option is to make a hotel and tasting room reservations ahead so that you will experience as Continue reading →

Explore and Learn with These Things to Do in the Bay Area

There are fun things to do in Bay Area. Besides being fun, many of the activities can also be quite an enriching experience. If you plan to spend a week or two (or more) vacation in the Bay Area, you might as well take in some side trips to the California wine country. You may also want to take advantage of the fun and educational activities during your stay there. If you’re passionate about wines and want to know more than you can learn with Continue reading →

Enjoy Fine Dining in Napa Valley, California

Not only is Napa Valley, California one of world’s premiere wine destinations, it is also one of the world’s sought-after foodie destinations. Quality and seasonal fresh ingredients always make Napa’s cuisine truly among the world’s best. The region’s 100-plus restaurants have won more Michelin stars per capita than any other wine region not only in the US, but in the whole world. While Napa is proud about its local cuisine, it also embraces international flavors as well. People who are all about good food won’t Continue reading →

These Napa Wine Tour Packages Will Leave You Wanting More

Balloons Above the Valley (BATV) offers Napa wine tour packages that are guaranteed to leave clients wanting more. Like a fine wine, enjoying your time with BATV should not be rushed. Every moment must be savored minute by minute, whether you have a delicious picnic style lunch with the beautiful Napa scenery at the background, visiting boutique wineries, or having a sunrise hot air balloon ride. With BATV, a sunrise hot air balloon flight is always the highlight of one’s trip. From the basic packages Continue reading →

Plan Some Fun Things to Do in Napa Valley

You will never run out of fun things to do in Napa Valley. The region offers everything from the usual wine tours to doing several types of sports to sunrise hot air balloon flights over the gorgeous vineyards and valleys. Visiting a premiere enotourism region in the United States, of course one of the must-do things there is to visit the wineries and do some wine-tasting. Although there are “only” 400 wineries in the Napa area, they otherwise put quality over quantity in their wines. Continue reading →

Honeymoon in Napa Valley and the Wine Country

Having a honeymoon in Napa Valley is certainly a perfect and lovely idea! First, it’s beautiful and breathtaking landscape with neat rows of vineyards dotting the region makes for an ideal romantic scene. Imagine you’re dining al fresco at the patio that overlooks the stunning scenery of the vineyards and hills, and making one of your first matrimonial toasts — it can’t be more perfect! Choosing Napa Valley as the site of your planned getaway or extended holiday can make your honeymoon all the more Continue reading →

What Not to Forget When Planning a Wine Tour San Francisco

What activities should you include when planning a wine tour in San Francisco? There are many activities you can choose from, so here are some suggestions. A wine tour will make for a great side trip when you’re staying in the San Francisco, or maybe even more than that! When planning a wine tour near San Francisco, you are faced with a variety of options. You may pick the activities that you wish, but there are other things that you should not miss when visiting Continue reading →

Vacations in Napa Valley Can Be Relaxing and Fun

Vacations in Napa Valley can be fun, but some of the activities might stress you out. Shopping, sightseeing, dining out, doing high-intensity sports, attending a flurry of concerts and other events, as well as experiencing a handful of wine tours can really drain your energy. After that flurry of activity, it’s no wonder you need rest and relaxation to get your batteries recharged. Fortunately, Napa Valley has plenty of places to relax, recharge, and rejuvenate. Having uninterrupted views of the vast fields of the Napa Continue reading →

Hot Air Balloon Rides near San Francisco Start with BATV

Hot air balloon rides near San Francisco and the Bay Area are guaranteed to be a pleasurable side trip while staying in the city. Be sure to experience riding the hot air balloon in the Wine Country, particularly the Napa and Sonoma Valleys. The once-unknown Napa Valley became internationally famous after winning the Judgment of Paris in the 1970s. This win put the Napa wines at the same level as the European wines (especially French wines). Since then enotourism has flourished in the Californian Wine Continue reading →

If You’re Looking for Napa Valley Things to Do, Try These!

You will never run out of Napa Valley things to do, see, and enjoy. If you’re a first-time tourist in the Wine Country in particular, you will likely find yourself at loss for a while when trying to decide which of these things you should do and see. If you’re in this kind of situation and happen to land on this page, you’ll be glad you did! We’ll provide some great suggestions for you to try, to see, and do when you’re in the Napa Continue reading →