One visit to California’s Napa Valley Wine Country and you’ll be smitten by this Northern California destination which offers a lifestyle rich in culinary adventures, interesting agriculture, and relaxed, healthy living.
For San Francisco Bay area foodies, wine enthusiasts, and nature lovers – a visit to Napa Valley Wine Country offers the enjoyment of a mild – all year round climate, wine tasting till your heart’s content, and the ability to dine at a plethora of top notch restaurants and cafes. Easily considered a “day-trip” from almost anywhere in the Bay Area – SF Bay Area residents can explore at their leisure – a destination where the most worldly of travelers vacation – yes, this is California Living at it’s best!
Relaxation is an important component of good living, and an important activity needed to give our minds and bodies a chance to recharge, so getting away – even if it’s just for a day will go a long way in refreshing you mind, body, and soul. Now, when you combine healthy and delicious dining experiences with the travel convenience a destination like the Napa Valley Wine Country offers San Francisco Bay Area residents and visitors ~ you have the recipe for a perfect day trip or weekend getaway.
Taking the wine country experience up a few notches, you can also own your own piece of Wine County heaven as we uncovered in a California Living Wine County Travel Special featuring the fractional ownership opportunities at The Orchard – a private Residence Club located at the Carneros Inn & Spa:
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CA INSIDER’S Guide to the Orchard, Napa Valley, CA
Naturally, while the thought of living there may be enticing – you may choose to Stay & Play in Napa Valley – and the Carneros Inn & Spa, a PlumJack Resort is a great spot for that – although I must warn you, you may not want to ever leave!
Watch CA INSIDER Aprilanne Hurley’s Spa Day at the Carneros Inn Spa.
Another destination on the Carneros property is Hilary Newsom’s PlupJackSport shop: Watch PlumpJackSport Overview with PlumpJack Group President -Hilary Newsom
PLUS – there are 2 fabulous pools, and 3 restaurants on the property depending on your mood and the type of experience you are looking looking for…we checked out the pools and did a food & wine paring @ FARM – the latest addition to this resorts dining options – check it out below:
CA INSIDER’S Look at FARM RESTAURANT
Aprilanne Hurley SFN is a Certified Specialist in Fitness Nutrition, author of The Party Girl Diet, and Health Expert for California Living, the Bay Area’s original lifestyle show featuring California’s trends in food, travel, and healthy living. Hurley’s Party Girl Diet available on Amazon.com – combines the findings of the most current health and nutrition research with Hurley’s penchant for good living to deliver a sustainable, healthy new lifestyle and diet plan that let’s you “Keep the Party Going…While You Lose the Weight!”