Wilbur Hot Springs
Travel Blogs from Williams
Tuesday 3rd June -
After fantastic eggs, cooked by Zoe ;) we left the beauty and peace of the Bothe Napa State Park and headed to do some wine tasting.
First stop the Rombauer Winery (recommended by Peter and Sonia Zimmermann).
What can we say, this location was not only beautiful but the wine was outstanding - the past days troubles melted away with the first sip. The view of the valley from here ...
... that I did it on my bike." Her face turned incredulous as she responded, "Wait a minute, you didn't know that you were going to climb Mt. St. Helena today?" "I would have to say no on that one."
We proceeded in and found a beautiful campspot along the creek running through the property. We quickly discovered that this place is the polar opposite microcosm of American culture of what we experienced the day before at the KOA. Which one is more bizarre is debatable, but to ...
... as well. It is such a beautiful coastline with stunning towns, it was a joy to be there.
The most impressive landmark I saw would have to be the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Yes, the Rome Coliseum and The David, were amazing as well. But the Tower to me was strikingly beautiful and took my breath away. It was beyond any expectations I had of it.
It was such a joy to attend the English Congregation by Florence, definitely a highlight as well.
... drive through. We drove thru three times. Lovely scenery, beautiful river scenes. Spoilt by all the road works, which necessitate stopping for about 10 minutes, as the one lane gets closed and you have to sit waiting for the oncoming traffic. This meant that we were running late, so after having quite a good Chinese meal, we decided that ...
... the massive pile of dishes before dinner today. Tonight we ate scrambled, curry eggs and onions, millet with swiss cheese and steamed yams and sweet potatoes. I've also enjoyed their humor and experience. We had more good talks at dinner and in the hot tub. We covered Juno and abortion, past WWOOFer stories, our experiences with unschooling and families, farms and futures.
My next chapter begins tomorrow...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking