Napa Valley Getaway 'Joie de Vivre'

Domaine Carneros Winery

Napa Valley getaway is a surefire way to restore your 'Joie de Vivre'.

Joy of life

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View from the terrace at Domaine Carneros Winery


 Kick off your wine country getaway at the French-inspired chateau at Domaine Carneros Winery with sparkling wine.

 View of Napa Valley from Domaine Carneros


Pause a moment, on the stone staircase, to take in the vibrant colors of this iconic view.

Andaz Napa firepit

Stay & Toast

Arrive at Andaz Napa and enjoy the personalized concierge check-in.

Head to the rooftop terrace to toast your toes and sip on your favorite glass of wine, offered by your concierge.

Cheers to lunch at Redd


to spending time with a close circle of  treasured friends......

Two wine glasses at signorello

...........or to a romantic getaway for two.

The suite at Andaz Napa


Opt for room service in your spacious suite and enjoy the spa tub and pampering of Andaz Napa.


Bikes in Napa


Rent a bike and cruise around downtown Napa.

Hire a driver to explore the wineries and scenery

(our favorite Mike the 'Napa Valley Chauffeur').

Wine Train Napa

or catch a ride on the Wine Train.

Private Tasting at Merryvale Winery

Sip & Taste 

At the beautiful Merryvale Winery in St. Helena,


 at Pine Ridge, Signorello (for views) and Stag's Leap along the picturesque Silverado Trail.

Wine and menu at Redd


On the patio at ReddLucy at Bardessono in Yountville,

Archetype resturant Saint

at Archetype in St. Helena

Pool at Solage from Solbar

 or poolside at SolbarSolage in Calistoga.

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With genuine, creative, inspiring friends as I did on my recent trip to Napa Valley with


(with thanks to my friend, Adrienne at Rich Life on a Budget, for making it happen).

Bloggers Andaz Napa

 From left Kim, Heather (me), Adrienne, Tamera and Jennifer on Instagram.

Spring colors in Napa Valley


 new colors with fresh eyes,

and you have found your joie de vivre in a Napa Valley getaway.


Instagram Travel Thursday

 I'm linking with Instagram Travel Thursday, my friends from #bloggersinnapavalley, as well as fellow

travel and instagram addicts from around the world.

Big thanks to Leigh at Hine's-Sight and Katja Presnal for hosting the #IGtravelthursday.

For more travel and style check out

Skimbaco Lifestyle online magazine.

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 Here's to finding more joy in life.



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