Introducing the Best Getaway in Saratoga Springs

The Adephi Hotel--the best getaway in Saratoga Springs

Upstate New York is where it’s at

If you’re looking to escape to a time when indulgence, refinement and romance were high priorities, you’re going to need to book yourself a stay at The Adelphi Hotel. Prepare to step back in time with the best getaway in Saratoga Springs, New York. Read more

How Can You Help Victims of the Napa and Sonoma County Fires?

Napa and Sonoma County Fires, October 11, 2017The recent (and ongoing) Napa and Sonoma County fires have created unprecedented devastation to homes and businesses, most particularly the wine industry. At present we know that 16 Napa and Sonoma County wineries, including Paradise Ridge, Signorello, White Rock, Backbone and Sill Family Vineyards have suffered extreme and in some cases complete losses. Read more

This Newest Relais & Chateau Has Romance Written All Over It

Capofaro Resort Salina, ItalyWe always love to see what new properties make the cut for inclusion in the illustrious Relais & Chateaus group of independent hotels and restaurants. Properties that make the grade must not only be luxurious but distinctive, unique. And most importantly to us, they must offer great food. We always look to see what’s new. But we don’t always find ourselves fantasizing about a trip to the newest Relais & Chateau property. But this time? Well, let’s just say we wish teleportation were a thing. Read more

How To Tap Into the Anti-Aging Benefits of Quinoa–hint: you’ll need to get to Peru!

experience the anti-aging benefits of quinoa with this unique spa treatmentWe’ve all heard that quinoa is one of the world’s most nutritious foods. That’s great and all but what if you don’t like the taste? (Or the texture, which some of our staff finds to be akin to sand.) Well, one innovative spa in Peru has the answer for you! At Aqlla Spa in the Andean mountains, they’re using the anti-aging benefits of quinoa to make you look and feel younger–and you don’t even have to eat a single bite. Read more

New Tool Helps you Plan Your Dream Wine Country Vacation

Oenomad helps you plan the perfect wine country vacation

Get ready to get organized

Have you seen Oenomad? (pronounced eeno-mad) This new website and app is designed to help you choose the perfect itinerary for a wine country vacation. (The website currently includes wineries in Napa, Sonoma and the San Francisco Bay area with plans to expand to several more popular wine destinations soon.) Read more