Napa Valley

Napa Valley Travel Guide

Articles about Napa Valley

By Jenna Scatena
It may be too early to start shopping for Christmas, but it’s definitely not too early to begin dreaming of Meadowood’s 12 Days of Christmas dinner, which just announced its anticipated line-up for this year’s celebration, December 4 through 19. ...
By Jenna Scatena
Wine tasting in Napa can be deceptively tricky. Not the drinking part, of course, which awaits you around every vineyard-strewn curve of Highway 29, at peach-hued palatial estates. The art is in planning a day in which you can drink all the velvet...
By Jenna Scatena
Napa’s annual Festival del Sole is a summertime soiree packed with cultural events enticing to every festive gastronome. Now in its tenth year, it kicks off July 15, offering 12 days packed with concerts, festive dinner parties, dance performances...
By Alyssa Shelasky
I’ve never had luck with Napa and men. Five years ago, my long-term boyfriend and I booked a much-anticipated stay at Meadowood, a last-fail attempt at mending our tattered relationship. The moment we arrived, his 100-year old grandmother died....
By Ted Loos

California’s most popular wine region is getting a jolt of much-needed energy. This isn’t your parents’ Napa, but they’ll like it too.

By Nikki Huganir and Erica Blumenthal

The two best friends behind famed Instagram account ‘Yes Way Rosé’ went to Napa to paint the town—well, certainly not a shade of merlot.

Restaurants in Napa Valley

The newest incarnation of the pioneering 30-year-old restaurant at Domaine Chandon is Étoile. Executive chef Christopher Manning cooks with a robust American sensibility, and the occasional French accent.

Things to do in Napa Valley

With views of the Vaca Mountain Range, this winery is unique in that it sources Bordeaux-style grapes from almost all 15 appellations of the Napa Valley.