Posts Tagged ‘wine’

Mendoza, Argentina: 5 Reasons to Go

Mendoza, Argentina: 5 Reasons to Go
By Taylor Dolven LG Travel Correspondent Located on the other side of Argentina across from Buenos Aires, Mendoza is  the capital of the Mendoza Province and home to about 112,000 people. In March, LG Travel Correspondent Taylor Dolven, a junior at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and currently studying...
April 8th, 2011 | Argentina, Cultural Travel, Food & Wine | Read More

W San Diego Spa: Get A Mojito—for Your Feet

W San Diego Spa: Get A Mojito—for Your Feet
When I was in San Diego recently as the bridesmaid in a friend’s wedding, I had to wear open-toed shoes for the big day. Thanks to all the city walking that I do, my ragged feet were in desperate need of a pedicure. So I checked out the Away Spa at the W San Diego where I was staying, and discovered...
August 3rd, 2010 | California, City Travel, Food & Wine, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Apple Picking in Upstate New York

Apple Picking in Upstate New York
Fall was always my favorite time of year growing up in Upstate-it means pumpkin carving and hay rides and apple cider. Last Sunday, I did something that’s a typical pastime in this area and went pumpkin- and apple-picking with my little brother. By far the most popular place to pick apples is...
October 6th, 2009 | Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, United States | Read More

Love, Marriage, and Wine

Love, Marriage, and Wine
My sister, Sara, got married last month. Rather than celebrate her dwindling days as a single woman by hiring a cheesy stripper to perform (why pay for something when a woman can get it for free? Ha!), or going on a beer-fueled pub crawl, we opted to do a wine tour through upstate New York’s Finger...
November 18th, 2008 | Food & Wine, Tours & Attractions, United States | Read More

Head for the Hills!: Part Two

Head for the Hills!: Part Two
Marshmallows + cheap wine + your best girlfriends= recipe for the perfect camping trip. After constructing a kick ass campfire (if we do say so ourselves), we settled into our foldout chairs with the mission of toasting the perfect marshmallow and catching up-since we don’t see each other enough...
June 25th, 2007 | Australia, Health & Safety, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More