Fun Things to Do in Napa without Having a Drink

You are not a wine lover (or are forbidden to drink wine), but would still love to visit a winery or two along with other fun things to do in Napa. If you’ve tagged along with your wine-drinking friends on a trip to Napa Valley, there is still plenty for you to enjoy on the trip. While Napa is known as California’s wine country, you will be surprised to discover that it is so much more than the wines! Find out some of the many Continue reading →

Experience a Napa Tour Like Never Before

Planning a Napa tour is never that easy, because you will be faced with so many things to do! There’s so much to do in Napa Valley. Start by visiting the vineyards and the wineries. Then be sure to dine on your favorites – first-rate cuisine to roadside burgers. Take time to shop for souvenirs or artisanal food products and organic produce. You can also enjoy visiting museums or live performances, relax at a spa, take in some general sightseeing, and so much more. But Continue reading →

Hot Air Ballooning with BATV Is Sure to Please

When having wine tours in and around San Francisco you may also want to include hot air ballooning with BATV or Balloons Above the Valley. BATV has been in the business of providing hot air balloon rides for over four decades. Our longevity in the business is a sure indication that we provide nothing but the best hot air balloon rides over the Napa Valley during the sunrise hour. What makes our hot air balloon rides sure to please? First is the rare and unique 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 →

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 →

Fun Things to Do in Napa Valley – Wine Not Included

There are a lot of fun things to do in Napa Valley. But what if one day, you are just tagging along with your wine-loving friends to have a holiday in Napa but you can’t join them in wine-tastings? Or what if you kids who are with you during your visit? You can still find a number of activities where wine is not included. This must be a challenge, if you’re a non-drinker (or have kids in tow) will not be a big issue because Continue reading →

Finding Fun Things to Do in Napa Valley While There

If you want to find a place where relaxation and fun are seamlessly combined, try these fun things to do in Napa Valley. Of course, the area is also home of the world-famous wines and peerless landscape. Whether you have a planned visit or are just passing through Napa Valley, you can find endless possibilities for how to enjoy your stay there. Since Napa Valley alone has over 400 wineries to visit, the last thing you want to be concerned with is driving while visiting Continue reading →

Vacations in Napa Valley Kids Will Enjoy

At first, it sounds like vacations in Napa Valley might be restricted to adults since the area is known for having over 400 wineries. While it’s true that the Napa Valley offers “adult” activities such as wine tastings and going to spas and massage therapies, the area can also be a family-friendly place. The Napa Valley is a perfect place for kids to discover and play in the outdoors, with its beautiful, peerless scenery. Plus there are many fun things that kids will enjoy (while Continue reading →

These Napa Valley Activities Are Sure to Please

If you want to have a pleasurable holiday at the California wine country and its vicinity, you may want to try some Napa Valley activities that are guaranteed to be enjoyable and unforgettable. Napa County, California is where the Napa Valley is located — the region that has become famous the world over for its amazing topography and the finest grapes and wines. Napa County is also the home of other towns and cities such as St. Helena, Yountville and Calistoga, all of which are Continue reading →