Meadowood Napa Valley
Travel Blogs from St. Helena
... of Napa to St. Helena. We left about 2:30 and knew that we wouldn’t get to more than a couple of places given the time. First of all the signs are TINY, so it’s a challenge to find the ones you’re looking for without having to turn around and backtrack, which we had to do… Our first, and only, visit was to the Cakebread Cellars. The owner, Jack Cakebread, is a renowned photographer who worked with Ansel Adams. His wife, ...
... par nous même la popularité du vin Californien, dont la plupart proviennent de cette région, et nous sommes partis visiter plusieurs vignobles. Nous avons même pu déguster plusieurs vins, dont une bouteille de cabernet de $100. Nous avons aussi pu visiter le vignoble Château Montelena, qui gagna en 1976. Mais la région de Napa est aussi extravagante ou extrême que le reste du pays, une fabrique avait son propre téléphérique pour amener les visiteurs jusqu'à leur dégustation sur ...
... important buildings along the way. And pulling into Napa the beautiful big full moon made an appearance. Beautiful! We grabbed a taxi back to the hotel and had a couple of drinks at the bar before saying goodnight to our swan mates and heading to bed. We only have one more night on holiday before heading home! Although to be honest I'm looking forward to seeing the kids (and family/friends of course)!
Until tomorrow xxx
... as we had caught to Canberra airport 34 days earlier. The driver even remembered picking us up!
It had obviously rained a bit while we were away. Flying in, Canberra looked greener than it had in years - greener than the kids had seen it in their lifetimes, our lawn was a foot high, the garden full of weeds, and the dams had gone form 63% to 88% while we were away. We were home from a fantastic trip that had exceeded all our expectations.
... of the trip. I had been looking for something interesting for us to do in wine country, particularly since we have been on a lot of winery tours and we wanted to learn something new. Ravenswood offered a wine blending seminar, so we thought we’d give it a try. I’ve always loved Ravenswood wines, so I was particularly excited about the location.
We arrived just before 11a.m. to meet Peter Griffiths, our amazing host. He ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service