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Wine tasting in Monterey

Every once in a while a business meeting results in a moment of sheer bliss. A serendipitous moment where personal and professional passions collide. Such was a recent weekend. While I’m not a fan of traveling on a weekend for … Continue reading

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Never ending adorable Alsatian villages!

Our last full day in Alsace has been a treat. We spent the entire day out in the villages – adorable overload! Of course to prepare for the days adventure we partook of a hearty breakfast of fresh fruit, croissants, … Continue reading

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Closed for lunch!

The French take their lunch break very seriously indeed. We got a bit of a late start to our Tuesday morning adventure and arrived in our first village, Eguisheim just in time for everything to close for a two hour … Continue reading

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The Route Des Vin Beckons

The only way to way to experience the Alsatian Route Des Vin is to drive – something I’ve avoided doing in all my international travels. Today I ventured into a truly foreign experience. I give more credit to foreign drivers … Continue reading

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Alsace, merci beaucoup!

Wine tasting in the Alsace region of France!  Planning this one has been a moving target. While I’m nearly always my own “travel agent” there are so many ways to bring a vacation together. Trying to figure out the purpose … Continue reading

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Santa Barbara Celebration of Harvest

October 2010 Just a few hours north of where I live in Orange County is Santa Barbara County where  you’ll find hills and valleys full of cute little towns, orchards, growing fields, scenic drives and of course – wineries. Every … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires and Beef!

September 2010 This past year I went down to Buenos Aires for Labor Day weekend. What, just the weekend? Yes, it was just the weekend where I spent nearly 62 hours enjoying the city, beef and Malbec wines. Because I was just looking for a … Continue reading

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