The city of Lodi nestled between the San Francisco Bay and the Gold Country Foothills has emerged as a popular and prominent cultural, wine, and fine dining destination. Lodi boasts a Mediterranean climate, perfect for growing grapes. But much more than a place to sip Zinfandel, Lodi is also a much sought after antique lover’s paradise, a dynamic spot for golfing, skydiving, bird watching, fishing, and most recently a real hub of cultural activity.
While most kids have played in the mud once or twice, Calistoga, California in the Napa Valley, offers couples a wonderful way to renew, recharge, and pamper while playing in the mud. And a couple that plays together, stays together.
We all know that preparation is everything, particularly when traveling to climates of extreme heat or cold. Being properly prepared in harsh winter climates means the difference between an enjoyable trip and one of misery and discomfort.
Every year, for less than three months, a wonder of frozen water brings visitors from around the world into a mesmerizing world of sleeted chandeliers, indoor polar slides, ornate frozen furniture, and refrigerated artistry.
One of the strengths of Holland America Line, and particularly the MS Maasdam’s 2011 itineraries, is that children make up a very small portion of the overall capacity of cruisers so if a couple is looking for a thoroughly romantic cruise getaway, the Maasdam and this cruise line is perfect.
Daytona Beach could be considered the perfect Florida getaway; 23 miles of clean white sand beaches, endless sunshine and perfect temperatures year round as well as activities to please everyone from the foodie to the outdoorsman to the nature lover.
Originally a stage stop from the 1800’s, Rainbow Lodge is a romantic Sierra hideaway where couples can savor a spectacular weekend brunch or respite in a majestic snowy wonderland between Sacramento and Reno.
This gem may be small in comparison to some of the larger Tahoe area ski resorts but is big on hospitality, quality, and serenity. Unless you’re seeking the hustle and bustle, noise, busyness, and excitement of the gigantic neighboring resorts, you will be pleased with every facet of this hidden gem. Good things really do come in small packages.
Post holiday let down leaving you stressed, frazzled and pulled all different directions? How about a fantastic weekend getaway to unwind and reconnect? We recently took just that kind of getaway not once but twice to Durango because we were so hooked by this charming little Colorado town.
A quick refreshing getaway to Sacramento, California is easier and more affordable than most.
Although Six Flags has long been known for its outstanding thrill rides and spectacular attractions, for those with an adventurous spirit and love of wild animals, there’s another dimension just waiting to wow any road tripping couple.
You can’t help but leave your cares and stress behind at Sorensen’s All Season Resort in Hope Valley, California where faxes, cell service, and TV’s are not missed and where reservations are still marked by hand in pencil.
Nestled in an alpine forest since 1926, this magical and romantic mountain haven makes it impossible to do anything but relax and savor each moment together in such a beautiful locale.