Below you’ll find tours, accommodations and travel gear that I prefer to use.
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Tour Operators & Accommodations:
If you’re short on time or need a designated driver I highly recommend their tours. It’s a great way to explore many of our best wineries in an afternoon or on a day trip. Leave the planning to them.
I am a huge fan of this service. A lot of the apartments are rentals only so at times you aren’t inhabiting someone else’s flat which tends to put some off. But I love living like a local in all forms of properties from flats to jungle tree houses or castles!
I first experienced their tours in Venice and it turned out to be one of the best food tours I’ve ever experienced. Heading to Rome, Florence or Naples? They’ve got it covered. You can also check out New York and Turkey walks too!
Tour San Francisco with a beer in your hand in the back of a refurbished VW. Erik’s classic Volkswagen tours are the best way to see San Francisco. From city tours that I did for my bachelorette party to brewery tours around the Bay area that only the locals know about.
Travel Gear & Bags:
Books & Gifts:
Markets of Paris 2nd Edition – The best book to use if you have a kitchen in Paris like I did.