Best Time To Plan a Honeymoon in Napa Valley

With its Mediterranean climate, enchanting rolling hills, neat rows of vineyards, and world-class wineries as well as a smorgasbord of activities and events, Napa Valley is the perfect destination for the honeymooners. When planning a honeymoon in Napa Valley, there are some things that you should consider. Napa Valley is just about a 90-minute drive from San Francisco’s downtown. Although you may have your holiday in the Wine Country any time you wish, it is recommended that the months of August to November are considered Continue reading →

Touring and Tasting Magazine Features Balloons Above the Valley

Balloons Above the Valley (BATV) is the first company to have introduced the hot air balloon rides and wine tours in Napa Valley. For almost four decades, BATV has been reaping rave reviews from both clients and other organizations. This is evident in the company recently receiving the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and their 2015 Hall of Fame awards. BATV was featured on one of the top travel/food/lifestyle magazines in country Touring and Tasting Online Grapevine eNewsletter. This magazine focuses primarily on enotourism (wine Continue reading →

Five Fun Activities in Napa You Want to Try

Apart from the sightseeing and dining out al fresco at the gorgeous Mediterranean-style wineries/restaurants/chateaus, consider these five fun activities in Napa Valley that you do not want to miss trying: Visiting the Oxbow Public Market Visiting the Oxbow Public Market should be included on your must-do list for your Napa Valley trip. This upscale public market is a good introduction to Napa Valley’s wealth of food, wines, and other delights that are truly unique in this wine region. You will find an abundance of seasonal Continue reading →

Imagine Your Awe While Hot Air Ballooning Over Napa Valley

Hot air ballooning is one of the most sought-after recreational pursuits in the wine region of Napa Valley, California. The Napa Valley is one of the most famous hot air ballooning destinations in the world, and this is in every hot air balloon lovers’ bucket list. And even if you’re going to do this for the first time, you won’t regret it once you hop in to the hot air balloon basket! Hot air ballooning over Napa Valley is an awesome experience, from summer to Continue reading →

Hot Air Ballooning – One of the Fun Things to Do in Napa

One of the most often visited areas in northern California is the Napa Valley. Hot air ballooning is one of Napa Valley’s most unique activities for you and your family to enjoy while visiting. It is definitely one of the top Napa Valley tourist attractions. It is a great way to see the Valley, it can be an exciting mode of transportation, and it is always an experience you will be glad you didn’t miss. Hot air balloons have been around since the 1700s. They Continue reading →

How to Find Napa Valley Activities for Your Family This Summer

Often families traveling to wine country wonder, "What are some Napa Valley activities we can all enjoy together this summer?" The answer, of course, is there are many fun things to do as a family in Napa Valley. Napa Valley may conjure up images of adult activities such as wine tastings, but the region can also be considered as a family-friendly getaway. Families will find, to their delight, that Napa Valley activities can also be geared for the children. Taking the kids along to the Continue reading →

Enjoy Summer Fun by Hot Air Ballooning

Hot air ballooning is a unique experience that one will never forget. You feel like you’re flying up in the sky, touching the heavens, and looking at the magnificent views on earth. Summer is the perfect time to enjoy a hot air ballooning adventure with Balloons Above the Valley. Summer means a lot of fun activities for most people – like going to the beach, swimming or doing other outdoor sports. But if you’re looking for something different and seemingly magical to do this summer, Continue reading →

Napa Valley Activities – Try Balloons Above the Valley Flight for Fun in the Sky!

Napa Valley activities should be a pleasant, fun and memorable experience. You get to discover the grapevines, the wineries, and the beautiful scenery that surrounds the Valley. You even get to literally taste what the Valley has to offer. However, nothing can equal the experience of hovering over the Napa Valley in a hot air balloon. This is probably the greatest way to discover the breathtaking expanse of the Valley and surrounding areas, and certainly one of the most fun things to do in Napa. Continue reading →