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The Visit Napa Valley Blog

Matt Villano

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Matt Villano

Matt Villano is a freelance writer, copywriter, and editor based in Healdsburg. He has covered Wine Country for 15 years. Learn more about him at whalehead.com.

Hidden Gems of Napa Valley: Linda Falls

High in the hills of Angwin, on the western flank of Howell Mountain, you’ll find one of the most spectacular cascades this side of Yosemite. Icy water from the Conn Creek tumbles over granite steps…

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10,000 Steps in St. Helena

As far as Napa Valley cities are concerned, St. Helena is among the most walkable of them all. Wide sidewalks line both sides of Main Street. Hidden footpaths lead to hidden businesses all around…

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10,000 Steps in Calistoga

Calistoga and wellness go are a perfect pairing. The north-Valley city is famous for its mineral springs, and visitors have come for centuries to improve their physical and mental health. Today the…

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10,000 Steps in Yountville

Strolling is sport in the Napa Valley city of Yountville. Because the downtown corridor along Washington Street is about two miles long, because sidewalks abound, the city is eminently walkable…

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