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Fall Months Are Perfect for a Wine Tour in San Francisco

In our opinion, there’s really no bad season to do a wine tour in San Francisco. And the fall months are no exception. In fact, a lot of people who have gone to San Francisco and the neighboring Wine Country have attested that autumn is indeed the perfect season to visit. This may be true especially for the California wine country like the Napa Valley. Its endless rows of grapevines boast some of the most striking, dazzling colors anywhere you look. Each varietal changes itself Continue reading →

Vacations in Napa Valley Don’t Have to Happen in Summer

Although summertime is considered the peak season, anytime is the perfect time to take vacations in Napa Valley. You can’t really go wrong catching the “best” season in Napa. The highest time for the Northern California wine region is late spring until late fall. The temperature varies from hot to damp, and the nights are cool and crisp. Clusters of small grapes growing on the vines, green foliage and of course, bright and shiny days are the usual sights during the summer. Witness those clusters Continue reading →

Fun Things to Do in Napa Valley No Matter the Season

You will never run out of fun things to do in Napa Valley at any time of the year — yes, even in the off season. Sure, every fun activity depends on the season; in this case, you cannot enjoy swimming during the chillier autumn and winter seasons. But there are also fun things that you can enjoy — and enjoy all over again — throughout the year in Napa Valley, no matter the season. Visiting wineries is one of them, of course. This is Continue reading →

BATV Napa Wine Tour Packages You Will Want to Try

Napa wine tour packages are a brilliant idea because they make your Napa holiday plans easier. The rates, the itineraries, and the activities are fixed so all you have to do is to choose which of the packages suits to your preference and budget. Sure, there are other ways in Napa which let you see the beauty of the Napa Valley, but a hot air balloon ride from Balloons Above the Valley (BATV) is something else, something different! Enjoy uninterrupted, 360-degree views of the Napa Continue reading →

Can You Ride a Balloon During a Honeymoon in Napa Valley?

Make your honeymoon in Napa Valley interesting by including more fun and enriching activities that will bond you closer together as a new husband and wife. Napa Valley’s idyllic landscape certainly provides a romantic backdrop. In addition, there are wineries about, of course, and the luxurious hotels and other amenities that make the California wine region a favorite among honeymooners. Not surprisingly, many celebrity couples have taken their honeymoons in the beautiful wine region. But honeymooners may not be aware whether or not they can Continue reading →

Romantic Things to Do in San Francisco on Your Next Trip

Whether you are honeymooning or just having a romantic getaway, you will realize that there are a lot of romantic things to do in San Francisco. With its iconic landmarks, stunning vistas, and a smorgasbord of things to do, you and your sweetie will never run out of things to see and do in the City By the Bay. You won’t start and end your romantic vacation in San Francisco without viewing the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. View the bridge through the coin-operated telescope or Continue reading →

Planning Your Napa Activities for the Fall Now

Summer in the Wine Country has come to an end, but it doesn’t mean that your Napa activities for the fall will be less exciting! In fact, autumn could be the best time for visit to the Wine Country. It is the time where the grapes come to their full ripeness and are ready for picking and making wine. Many tourists swear that the Napa Valley is at its most beautiful in the fall season. And you’ll know why. As the grapes are now ripe Continue reading →

Best Napa Valley Wine Tours – Which to Choose

When thinking of Napa Valley wine tours, you will have many options from which to choose. Aside from visiting the wineries, there are other things to see and do in the wine country. If you want to have a dash of adventure with your wine tours, contact Balloons Above the Valley (BATV)’s to learn about their sunrise hot air balloon and wine tours package. They include: 1. Sunrise Balloon Flight and – Champagne Brunch – Wine Tour Start your tour with a hot air balloon Continue reading →

Napa Wine Tour Packages for Newcomers

Napa Wine tour packages are highly recommended especially for first-time visitors. It’s because of their fixed price and itinerary. The set pricing will leave new tourists more room for adjusting their budget, and the established itinerary will bring them to the places that they’re meant to visit. Often, these tour packages come with tourist guides who will stand as a chaperon for the visitors. Budding oenophiles (a connoisseur of wines) who are about to visit the Napa Valley often look out for special offers. Some Continue reading →

Out of the Ordinary Things to Do in Napa Valley

Apart from the usual sightseeing and going to the vineyards and their tasting rooms, there are attractions and some things to do in Napa Valley that are out of the ordinary. You may want to put some spin into your standard wine tours by looking for unique wineries. The Raymond Vineyards, for instance, has several event rooms that cater to guests for a one-of-a-kind experience. These rooms include the Red Room, a members-only event where guests wear costumes reminiscent of the roaring 20s, and the Continue reading →