Discover the Carmel Valley Wine Village – A Hidden Gem in Monterey County

by Pam Baker


You may know many wine regions of the world well, but there are probably some you have yet to discover. If you’re on the search for some of California’s “undiscovered” wine regions, you’ll want to explore Carmel Valley Village. This hidden gem, located in Monterey County’s Santa Lucia Mountains, is home to more than 20

Five of Our Favorite Festive Holiday Destinations

by Christine Cutler


It’s not too late to plan a holiday trip this year, and you won’t even have to drive. According to, airfares are down across the board. Domestically, you can find travel bargains to Las Vegas, Orlando, Denver, Los Angeles and more, but what you might like even better are the international fares.  Aer Lingus’
Hahn Family Wines View, Santa Lucia Highland

Hahn Family Wines: Discovering the Secrets of the Santa Lucia Highlands

by Cori Solomon


Travel writer Cori Solomon discovers the Central Coast and Santa Lucia Highlands wineries now play an important role in the production of U.S. wine.