grantelementary, Author at BALLOONS ABOVE THE VALLEY

What to keep in mind when planning your summer trip to Napa Valley

Reservations are needed for most Napa Valley activities, from Hot air balloon rides to excellent dining to wine tastings. Since social distancing is still necessary for most indoor and outdoor activities, making your reservations now will help businesses plan for the...

Celebrating Mom With a Trip to Napa Valley

Mother’s Day 2021, May 9, is rapidly approaching. Now it’s time to get on board with outdoor activities that will ease the tensions of the past year and celebrate the outdoor glory of Napa Valley. There is no better place to rejoice in the freedom of open space than...

Planning your Hot Air Balloon Ride

It’s Springtime again in Napa Valley. And, like the new buds bursting forth on the vines, the businesses and communities are happily opening once again to welcome guests following a long, challenging year. A visit to Napa Valley in springtime is always a glorious...

What to do this Labor Day weekend?

Labor Day weekend, a time that generally marks the end of our summer activities, is rapidly approaching. Celebrated on the first Monday in September, Labor Day officially falls a bit later than usual this year on September 7. Now, as we experience the lingering...

Harvest in the Napa Valley

 As we continue to manage the impact of the pandemic situation on the human population, wine lovers can rest assured that this year’s Napa Valley grape production will be excellent. The growing season has progressed better than usual, and the harvest season will soon...