Leaf Watching at Your Own Pace

TheSwagCountryInn_WaynesvilleNC

This time of year, as the weather begins to cool and people bring their winter clothes out of storage, the full glory of nature is on display. A quintessential autumn event, the changing color of the leaves brings thousands out into the wilderness to pay witness to the beautiful reds, oranges, and yellows of deciduous […]

Weekend Getaway: Baja’s Tecate and Guadalupe Valley

Adobe Guadalupe Vineyard and Inn

As I veered off Interstate 5 onto highway 94 towards Tecate and the Mexican border, I found myself humming James Taylor’s “Oh, Mexico.” Although LA’s January this year has had more than its share of 80-degree weather, I had a bad case of the post-holiday blues that I hoped to chase away with a weekend […]