Wine Country Breakaway is your passport to booking a last-second vacation in your own backyard.
No need to suffer airport security or drain your retirement account to travel. Whether you have a weekend, a day, an afternoon or just a few hours, you can get that vacation glow with minimal investment and without going far.
Press Democrat Staff Writer Meg McConahey is your tour guide on a continuous road trip to great destinations north of the Golden Gate — treasure spots sitting right under your nose. Check here for tips on attractions, eateries, sensational places to spend the night, nature treks, beautiful backroads, recreational adventures, special events and more.
Don’t let visitors have all the fun in this bewitching land of abundance. Drop the remote control and take a break. You can even be back home by dark.