A Tour of Napa, Sonoma, and Beyond

Planning a trip to California Wine Country can be daunting – with roughly 400 wineries in Napa alone, selecting tasting locations and tours is an overwhelming task for most visitors who are not steeped in the latest wine reviews. And Wine Country is more than just reds and whites. There are plenty of interesting activities […]

Three Days in San Francisco, California

San Francisco is packed with iconic sights; we can all picture the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and its painted-lady Victorian homes. But to dig into the real San Francisco means exploring its quirky neighborhoods and enjoying its unique culinary scene. Your time in San Francisco should be spent eating, exploring eclectic neighborhoods, eating, and then […]

Tourist Club: Mill Valley, California

The Nature Friends Tourist Club caters to a different crowd from what its name would imply; this top secret spot is unknown to travelers and locals alike.  Getting to this beer garden from nearby San Francisco requires a 30-minute drive north to Mill Valley, followed by a two-mile hike into the woods along the scenic Dipsea Trail. But […]