Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa
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Today we are traveling through wine country. On the agenda is the Napa Valley Wine Train which is one hour north of San Francisco. On our way out of the city we stopped briefly at the Palace of Fine Arts and the Golden Gate Bridge one final time.
Aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train we took a mini-course in wine tasting and sampled four …
Last breakfast in San Francisco at The Fairmont. We travel to Napa Valley for a Gourmet lunch on the Napa Valley Wine Train.
Boarded the train with Scenic Tours group plus many other people.
We sat in a very comfortable seat on the carriage for the fist 1 1/2 hours with complimentary wine and nibbles. Then we moved to the dining car …
... nice for a date. The drink menu was extensive and expensive. We ordered 4 drinks and ended up spending close to $70 after tip. Matt ordered Absinthe which was served with a sugar cube and water to tone it down. It was not good! Overall, it was an interesting experience and the drinks were okay, but I can't imagine we would go back here again.
after a 1 hour Amtrak delay, we are finally on our way to Yosemite for the day I've had a (mostly) wonderful time over the last few days, and it feels like 2 weeks has passed since i last posted..this post won't include any pictures because I'm on the train and on my phone, but I'll add some this evening we went to a baseball game (Giants v Braves) in a beautiful stadium by the water...the baseball was amusing and we managed to figure out all the ...
... focusd on getting close to our goal of $4800 (aka The Fundraising Minimum). We have just crossed the 50% mark, so it definitely feels like the glass is half full from contributors' amazing generosity and also half empty with the daunting remainder left to go with just a few days left until the fundraising deadline. This effort has truly been an example of "grassroots donating" where each contribution--no matter ...
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