Valentine’s in Wine Country

Valentine’s day is around the corner and in wine country, that happens to be our specialty. What’s more romantic than sweeping vineyard views, fine wine, gourmet dining and an awe-inspiring hot air balloon California ride? This is the time to impress your date and...

Reasons to Visit Wine Country in the Winter

The fun in Napa Valley does not end with the Fall harvest and Holiday celebrations. Besides the always-available wine tastings and top-notch dining, businesses and communities continue to offer fresh new activities for visitors and locals alike. Cooking classes, art...

Enjoy Thanksgiving in Wine Country

In the 1600s, the original Thanksgiving celebrations were conducted by the early Massachusetts colonists to give thanks for their recent harvests. Today, we still gather in November to offer our appreciation for our own families and prosperity. Thanksgiving in Napa...

The Technology of Hot Air Balloons

Lighter-than-air flight has been around for centuries. Hot air balloons and dirigibles like the famous Goodyear Blimp rely on the basic principle that if an object weighs less than an equal volume of outside air, it will rise. The same is true for objects in the...

Napa’s November Highlights

November is a wonderful time to be in Napa Valley. One can almost hear the collective sigh of relief as growers and wineries wrap up the year’s harvest and focus on the next year. November is a time of celebration as visitors are welcomed to the area to enjoy the many...

Have a Spooky Halloween in Napa

Since Halloween occurs at the pinnacle stage of Napa’s grape harvest with all the usual festivals and parties, this holiday adds more creative and exciting ways to celebrate. An exhilarating takeoff, flight, and landing in costume during a hot air balloon California...