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Best Pools to Lounge By this Summer

Picture yourself on a sun-soaked summer afternoon, lounging by a luxurious resort pool in the heart of Napa Valley. In between days spent wine tasting and eating at gourmet restaurants, be sure to take a day to relax by a tranquil pool. While Bothe-Napa Valley State Park has the only public pool…

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Celebrate Mother's Day – Brunches & Events in Napa Valley

Looking to treat your Mom to a well-deserved spa day, the perfect brunch, or sip on some delectable wine? While there are dozens of options for celebrating Mother’s Day in Napa Valley, here is a list of just some of the perfect events to make her special day exceptional. Make this Mother’s Day a…

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Most Romantic Places to Stay in Napa Valley

Cozy or spacious, boutique or resort-like, Napa Valley accommodations are well-appointed, beautiful, comfortable, and oh-so-romantic. Perhaps you celebrate love with a quiet weekend for two or maybe your idea is more rooted in an indulgent time with the group of friends you love most. A stay in Napa…

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Where to Stay in Napa Valley this Holiday Season

Home away from home for the holidays. In Napa Valley, the experience can be as cozy or as luxe as you wish and, depending on your idea of the quintessential idea of the holiday season, here in Napa Valley, there is a perfect spot to call home…away from home. For many of us, planning a December-timed…

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Thanksgiving in Napa Valley 2023

Napa Valley is a hot spot for top notch cuisine that’s grown and sourced locally and Thanksgiving is the valley’s time to shine. Paired with the stunning fall scenery and world-class hospitality, it’s the perfect destination to celebrate this treasured American holiday. Napa Valley is the perfect…

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The Ultimate Guide to Yountville | A Three-Day Itinerary

Ah, Yountville – small in size but big on flavor, it’s one of our favorite little pockets of the valley. Often referred to as the culinary capital of Napa Valley, Yountville is home to some of the region’s best restaurants — as well as a swath of luxury accommodations, a world-renowned art scene…

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Halloween in Napa Valley 2023

It’s Great Pumpkin Season: Things to Do in Napa Valley for Halloween From pumpkin patches to pet-friendly costume parties and from fancy cocktail competitions to traditional trick or treat festivities, you can find it all here with several ghoulish Halloween events. Whether your idea of Halloween…

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Best Winery, Resort, and Inn Wedding Venues

Napa Valley remains one of the most sought-after places in the country to host a destination wedding – and understandably so. With a Mediterranean-like climate, gorgeous landscapes, and world-renowned food and wine, it’s no wonder so many couples opt for a wedding amongst our rolling vineyards…

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The Best Places to Curl up by a Fireplace

Though our winters are milder than in many places, here in the Napa Valley we still love to cuddle by a fire when there’s a chill in the air (for us, that’s anywhere south of 60°). And there’s no lack of opportunity – there are countless wineries, hotels, and eating venues that feature fireplaces…

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Micro Weddings and Elopements in Napa Valley

If you’re re-thinking the whole concept of a blowout ceremony with hundreds of guests, the good news is, Napa Valley is the ultimate destination for an intimate ceremony that you’ll remember forever. Whether it’s an elopement with just the two of you, or a micro wedding with a small group of friends…

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