Newport Wine Festival

Finding Tickets for the Newport Wine Fest Grand Tasting When They Are Sold Out

newport wine festival

Due to COVID, Newport, RI will not be hosing their grand tastings this year. They are hosting their small seminars and dinners, all outside. Let’s face it.  Some of us are just NOT planners.  I can plan and plan but something always happens that changes or alters my plans. Because of this, I have …

Touring Napa

Planning A First Time Trip to Napa or Sonoma?

Archer Hotel Somm

Thinking about taking a trip to legendary wine country?  California is a quick hop on a plane to world class wines, Michelin star rated restaurants and experiences and events galore.  Whatever you can dream up you can pretty much find to do in Napa.  Add in Sonoma right next door, both are just 45 minutes …

VinoTripping Blog

Nantucket Wine Festival, May 2018

Nantucket Wine Festival @farniente

Rain and wind, were no match for the elegant Nantucket Wine Festival.  Outstanding wines, wine makers from all over the world, tents to shield us from the weather and 5 star cuisine!  Highly recommend!  3pm We are on our way! Kids packed, dog picked up, my favorite Lilly’s packed for the island.  Nantucket Wine Festival …

Australia VinoTripping Blog

Yarra Valley wine tasting, Australia

Australia Winemaker Yarra Valley

Welcome to Australia! Home of amazing ocean beaches and ocean drives.  Home of kangaroos, koalas and the Great Barrier Reef and home to the Miller family for 2.3 extraordinary weeks. Relax on the Gold Coast, pet a koala, see rescued joeys at Steve Irwin’s zoo The continent of Australia is actually very similar in land size …