The Hollywood movie starring Paul Giamatti as an opinionated wine connoisseur put Santa Ynez Valley on the tourism map. Now, wine lovers can participate in a festival focused on the film.
The Willamette Valley features some of the best wineries in the world as well as charming small towns, artisan delights, and plenty of scenic beauty. As far as getaways to the country go, this destination south of Portland is as pleasant an escape as you can find in the United States.
Charming towns filled with food and wine you can only enjoy locally and stunning Pacific views make this road trip between between San Francisco and Los Angeles truly marvelous.
The collectible Italian wine continues its growth in stature thanks to its age-worthy properties and its epic story that began in the 19th century.