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The 2008 Dunham Cellars Trutina is a wonderful red blend at a very reasonable price. For around $25 a bottle, the Dunham Trutina is a combination of 42% Cab, 42% Syrah and 16% Merlot. We had this with a ribeye steak and beef tenderloin and it was off the charts. It also is great by… [Continue Reading]
We loved the Four Seasons Sharm El Sheikh. The hotel is an oasis of calm in the desert and won’t disappoint. Our time here was very relaxing. Check out our review, along with photos and videos here.
The #1 place to stay in Santa Fe and we now know why. We thoroughly loved our recent visit here and it lives up to the hype. Read our review here.
Lake Okanagan in British Columbia is surrounded by many outstanding wineries. The hot summers and moderate winters are the perfect climate for growing many different grape varieties. Here are some of photos from our numerous trips to the Okanagan Valley. Click here.
Late in November, we took a quick trip to Egypt in the middle of the chaos. We avoided downtown Cairo, but did get out to see the Pyramids in Giza and Saqqara. It was a great time to visit both, as there were very few tourists due to the protests in Tahir Square. We also… [Continue Reading]
We're headed to Iceland this week to celebrate the first day of Icelandic Summer! That's according to the old Icelandic calendar. We'll be live tweeting photos and info, so stay tuned starting Thursday. … [Read More...]
Airport security screening seems to take forever. Especially on those days when you're running a few minutes late. Save time, sign up for TSA Pre-Check. Currently available in many airports across the country (depending upon the airline you're flying) you no longer need to remove your laptop … [Read More...]
This weekend we'll be tweeting live from New York City. We're fortunate to be dining for a 4th time at the James Beard House in NYC, as well as visiting other interesting places throughout Manhattan. We'll be tweeting pictures and updates all weekend. Stay tuned starting Friday! … [Read More...]
A few of our favorite summertime photos
One of our favorite places for unique things, Fab, has the Holstee Manifesto on sale for the next few days. Never heard of the Holstee Manifesto? Here's more on it. Buy it here at Fab at a discount. … [Read More...]
Today on Gilt, one of our favorite travel organizers, is on sale. It's the Flight 001 Seat Pack. We've had this travel organizer for about two years and it goes everywhere. It's several good sized zippered pockets one one side and a large zippered pocket on the other. And, don't let the size … [Read More...]
Check out the American Express Twitter promotion. American Express is offering special deals on dining and travel for those that retweet Amex special offers. It's simple to signup. All you need is a Twitter account, go to the registration page to sync your American Express card, retweet the … [Read More...]