eBook Eyewitness Top 10: California Wine Country, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756693322
  • ISBN-13: 9780756693329
  • DDC: 641.220979
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide California Wine Country will lead you straight to the very best of this beautiful region. Whether you're looking to taste your way around the area's many vineyards, hike through beautiful landscapes or marvel at the region's numerous historic sites, this guide is your perfect pocket-sized companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists, from the Top 10 winery tours and Top 10 grape varieties to the Top 10 beaches, natural sites and restaurants. There's even a list of Top 10 things to avoid! The guide is divided by area, covering all of California Wine Country's highlights, and packed with reviews for restaurants and hotels. DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide California Wine Country and its pull-out map provide the insider knowledge every visitor needs to explore every corner of the region effortlessly.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: California Wine Country’s Top 10.
2: Highlights.
3: The Hess Collection.
4: Napa Valley Wine Train.
5: Calistoga.
6: Culinary Institute of America.
7: The Silverado Trail.
8: Sonoma State Historic Park.
9: Santa Rosa.
10: Russian River.
11: Alexander Valley.
12: Francis Ford Coppola Winery.
13: Moments in History.
14: AVAs.
15: Stages in Wine Production.
16: Winery Tours.
17: Grape Varieties.
18: Museums and Galleries.
19: Festivals and Holidays.
20: Outdoor Activities.
21: Natural Sights.
22: Historic Sites.
23: Wine Country Excursions.
24: Places to Eat.
25: Culinary Highlights.
26: Spas.
27: Around California Wine Country.
28: Napa Valley.
29: Sonoma Valley and Santa Rosa.
30: Russian River and Alexander Valley.
31: Mendocino and the Lake Counties.
32: Streetsmart.
33: Planning Your Trip.
34: Arriving in Wine Country.
35: Getting Around.
36: Sources of Information.
37: Practical Information.
38: Banking and Communications.
39: Security and Health.
40: Things to Avoid.
41: Tours and Special Interests.
42: Dining and Accommodation Tips.
43: Resort Hotels.
44: Spa Hotels.
45: Historic Hotels.
46: Bed and Breakfast Inns.
47: Boutique Hotels.
48: Self-Catering and Camping.
General Index.
Selected Town Index.