Beyond the Bay Food & Drink
When you’re down in the Big Easy and craving some traditional cuisine or a cocktail to wet your pallet, do you really know the players you need to know for the trip to New Orleans?
In celebration of National Hot Dog Day (July 23rd), Marcus D. of Alice@97.3′s Daily Bite, did plenty of research and asked YOU to tell us who has the best dog in the Bay! So this list is based on places Marcus has visited, coupled with feedback directly from you.
Head South a few hundred miles to explore some gems along California’s central coast. Explore the Hearst Family Cattle Ranch in San Simeon, and the tiny towns of Harmony, Cayucos and Cambria, along with plenty of great tips for lodging and activities.
Just a quick drive from the Bay Area, Carmel-by-the-Sea is a world-famous artist’s enclave. Home to celebrities, aging hippies, and some of the most breath-taking views along the Pacific, this charming and romantic village makes for the perfect weekend getaway.
Step back into gold rush times to discover a wonderful Bay Area getaway destination. Explore ghost towns, charming inns, and a working gold stamp mill as we explore historic and rural Mariposa County, gateway to Yosemite.
Creedance Clearwater Revival had never even visited this town when they wrote “Stuck in Lodi Again.” Frankly, if they ever were stuck here, there would be plenty of things to do and explore. Lodi is the the Zinfandel capitol of the world and home to over 80 wineries.
You don’t have to head North to enjoy wine country. Visit California’s fastest growing, and somewhat undiscovered wine region, gorgeous Paso Robles.