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Two small towns in the heart of Skagit Valley awaits you
If you are looking for the perfect Washington state weekend getaway then try these two, off-the-beaten-path, towns in the heart of the Skagit Valley, located just about half-way between Seattle and Vancouver, B.C. Though small in size each, offers rich culture, gorgeous scenery and friendly folks.
Restoring the quintessence of a Queen Anne mansion is no easy feat, but hard work wasn’t going to stand in the way for Lauren Ackerman of Ackerman Family Vineyards. She began a daunting five-year journey of meticulously restoring one of Napa’s famous pink ladies to its former 19th-century splendor.
For an exclusive, next-level destination to taste some exquisite wine, look no further than Ackerman Heritage House.
The seduction of Tuscan Country Cooking in Sonoma’s Wine Country
“Walkthrough the ornate wrought iron gated entrance of Della Santina’s Trattoria and like smoke thru a keyhole, you’re transported to the family’s hometown of Lucca, Italy.”
Tuscan country dishes pay homage to celebrate the season’s harvests, slow-roasted lamb, rabbit, duck, cured meats like prosciutto, sausages, fresh pasta, and daily loaves of bread resting on their window seals.
Florida vacation! People flock to Florida each winter to escape the cold, enjoy a few rounds of golf, head to the beach, and visit Disney, but there is so much more. From outdoor activities to bustling main streets, we’ve picked three of our favorites: Fort Pierce / Vero Beach, Deland and Mount Dora.