Travel

Travel stories, tips, photos, videos. Featuring west coast destinations, luxury resorts, and weekend getaways to Napa, Sonoma, San Francisco, Carmel, and Baja California Sur.
Loni Stark and I are still on location, shooting the third in a "trilogy" of travel videos for Stark Insider. 3 Days in Sonoma. 3 Days in Paris. And... 3 Days in Iceland. Iceland is that mysterious island up north....
We're on location in Paris. Have camera will travel. This is the second stop in what will hopefully become a "trilogy" (used loosely) of videos. 3 Days in Sonoma. Now 3 Days in Paris. And next, 3 Days in......
Loni and I are on location in Paris, taking in the City of Lights during the offseason. Winter, though, doesn't seem to discourage tourists, foodies or lovers of all things art. I was surprised at the (massive) lineups at the Louvre....
Paris? In winter? Why not?! It may not be peak season, but the city of lights is as beautiful as ever. There's something about the clouds and rain that lends itself well to evoking, call it, a lovely melancholy. Or something like...
All she wanted to do was explore wine country. And then he showed up, with a camera, wig, and a storyboard.
An unforgettable culinary walking tour.
A "wine diet" gets top marks. Zinfandel is "mostly just to enjoy." And, yes, Virginia, there are vines in 'Olde England!' Those are just some of the headlines in the first ever edition of The Wine Spectator. Flash forward forty years. Publisher Marvin R,...
"At some point, someone decided that those great toasty notes and buttery finish went out of style. We think that's crazy. So we brought it back." That from the people behind this '15 Harken Chardonnay. A wine that's here to...
What's more intense than ascending Toronto's CN Tower? How about walking around it, outdoors, without rails or nets, some 1,168 ft. above ground?!
Dorothy and Toto may have made this Kansas city famous, but it's the shopping, dining, and wonderful sights that keep us coming back for more.