Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden in Paso Robles

I am always trying to find unique and fun spots to explore when I travel up and down California. When I was in Paso Robles a few weeks ago I stumbled on Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Gardens and looked like exactly what I like exploring. This full winery has many varietals of wine, pistachios grown […]

Daou Winery: Paso Robles Best Spot for Sunset

Sitting high on the mountainside at about 2,200 feet, Daou Vineyards is a magnificent spot to visit in Paso Robles equally beautiful west side. After driving through windy roads covered in trees you will see a sign for this 200 acre estate and move from the tree level to above them in less then 5 […]

Five Unique & Fun Wineries in Paso Robles

As you have no doubt noticed if you read this blog, I am a fan of finding the strange, fun, and unique spots when I explore. I have never been a huge wine person, so when I go to areas like Paso Robles, I look for the wineries that offer something else to go along with their wines. […]

Derby Winery in Paso Robles: The Tallest Winery in the Town

With over 200 wineries in Paso Robles currently, it can be hard to stand out among the crowd. I myself am always on the hunt for the wineries that have something interesting to go along with them, like the cave tour at Eberle, the view at DAOU for the view and Derby for the old […]

Sequoia View Bed & Breakfast Hotel Review

As one of only twenty or so bed and breakfast wineries in California, Sequoia View Bed and Breakfast is a fantastic spot to spend a few days. While it is close to Fresno and to Kings Canyon, it is also just a nice place to relax and enjoy your surroundings. The people who run the place are welcoming […]

Phifer Pavitt Winery in Calistoga: The Most Beautiful Tasting Room You Will Ever See

When in the Napa Valley there is no shortage of massive wineries that you can visit. I even heard that there are over 500 in the valley itself now. The large wineries have a ton to offer, such as places like Castello di Amorosa (the castle winery). However, you miss out on some of the […]

Jericho Canyon Vineyard: Caves and ATV Tours at a Calistoga Winery

Much like Phifer Pavitt, another small boutique winery in Calistoga, Jericho Canyon Vineyards is an appointment only winery that will give you a new appreciation for the work that wine makers do. With its labyrinth of caves, watchdog Molly that “patrols” the interior and its sublime tiered vines, this is one of those spots that […]

Castello di Amorosa: The Castle Winery of Napa Valley

As the most visited winery in California, Castello di Amorosa is like an adult Disneyland in the North part of Napa Valley. This 107 room castle that took over 15 years to make is an incredible spot to visit and the hour and a half tour that takes you all over the castle is a […]

Malibu Family Wines and Safari: Feed Yaks & Zebras at a Malibu Winery

Located in the hills above Agoura Hills, lies an 1,000 acre winery that is home to one of the only wine safaris I have ever heard of. This, is in addition to the fantastic outdoor seating area and atmosphere they have at their traditional wine tasting counter, makes for fun half day event in the […]