Hotel Les Mars, Relais & Chateaux
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... dinner at a decent little place. With that it was time to head to SFO to drop off the rental car and begin the long flight home. Vacation is just about over.
Just in case anyone was wondering, we put on 4,430 miles on the rental car during the first part of the vacation and 373 miles during the second part. 4,803 total miles in a car! 901 miles by train! Airline miles are yet to ...
... to say, we were a little tired, and a little wined out by this time. We headed back to the Inn, watched a movie then went out to dinner, where Susie had a burger she is still thinking about. In fact, she may have to travel back, just for the burger! It was also here that Matt suggested that Susie start a blog about hamburgers.... she is still not sure she can make that commitment to that much red meat.
... the boat in a private cove and hanging out with Lauren
- Flying Goat Coffee, Marcona almonds and olives from the Dry Creek Store
- Spilling coffee in the car
- Another 4 mile run through the vineyards
- Dinner at Dry Creek Kitchen - 5 course Tasting Menu
- Lauren in another amazing dress - high risk of wardrobe malfunction
- Enjoying our bottle of wine ...
... videos. How cool is that!?! I made friends with Suzy & Don, the proprietors; very cool folks. There is also a dog run and 2 art studios (in small Quonset huts) on the property. Oh yeah, did I mention the sandwiches are to die for? MMmmm!
Our favorite folks live across the way. Harry and Nancy are THE BEST! They give us tomatoes from their garden, bring us fish from their annual trips to Mexico, tell us great stories about the old days in Monte Rio ...
... b/c the caterers were done with the meals and i needed something with substance before sundown. (no offense to the yummy hors d'oeuvres).
good sun and fun and wine when i could dine.
may have to return one day and further explore more of what cali has to offer, aside from their girls, of ...