The Tualatin Valley in Oregon is where much of Portland’s food and wine comes from. Join travel writer Kurt Jacobson for a guide on a region known for culinary excellence.
When I first visited Barboursville Vineyards, I had no idea their wines could be so good. I also didn’t know their restaurant Palladio was said to be “One of the finest and most authentic Italian restaurants in the United States.”…
A walking tour is a great way to experience the historic city of Philadelphia. Kurt Jacobson takes a two-hour food tour in and around Philly’s core.
Locals and visitors alike love to visit Bin 604 Wine Sellers. This special wine shop in downtown Baltimore is connected to the Foreman Wolfe Restaurant Group. This makes it easy to obtain a wine you had with your meal at Cinghiale, Charleston, or Bar Vasquez nearby. They also have excellent wine testing events every Thursday and hold wine classes occasionally for those wanting to up their wine game.
Join US travel writer Kurt Jacobson as he heads to New Zealand’s Wairarapa wine region to visit Ata Rangi – one of the country’s best wineries located in Martinborough.
As the Shinkansen (bullet train) speeds out of Tokyo it isn’t long before the snowy white cone of Mount Fuji comes into view. Arguably the world’s most famous volcano, Mount Fuji will be in sight for almost an hour. Snowy landscapes and tile roofs blur as we speed through a country full of old and new delights. We are on our way to Kanazawa, one of Japan’s most distinctive historic cities. With the new bullet train route servicing the area it’s a good time to visit Kanazawa where some of the best gardens, historic districts, and cuisine can found in Japan.