Monthly Archives: June 2011

Photo of the Day: Strawberry Fields

Sonoma’s own strawberry field sits along Arnold Drive on the way into Glen Ellen and Sonoma. As the first crop in Sonoma to ripen in the spring, visitors can find the best strawberries at farm stands, or at farmers markets … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Something Cheesy

Sitting on the Sonoma Plaza is the Sonoma Cheese Factory. With history dating back to 1931 with the Viviani and Vella families, the Sonoma Cheese Factory remains a local cheese shop that sells its cheese all over the nation. Inside … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: The River Beach

The Healdsburg Veterans Memorial Beach features a man-made swimming beach on the Russian River. The park offers restrooms, picnic facilities, volleyball, horseshoes and more! Be sure to stop by this Sonoma County park on a hot day to cool off! … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Oakville Grocery

    For over 121 years the Oakville Grocery has been serving wine country. With the location above on the corner of the Healdsburg Plaza, and the location along Highway 29 in Napa, the upscale grocery store makes a great … Continue reading

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Photo of the day: Grist Mill

Grist Mill. Sonoma Creek runs right through the small town of Glen Ellen in Sonoma. Next to the creek stands a cluster of buildings that make up the Jack London Village which still houses the original grist mill. It is … Continue reading

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Sonoma’s own NASCAR

Completed in 1968, Infineon Raceway (formerly known as Sears Point Raceway) maintains a full-length 2.52-mile asphalt course featuring 12 turns, while the NASCAR course features a 1.99-mile 10-turn track. The IndyCar/Motorcycle course at Infineon Raceway features a 2.22-mile 11-turn track. … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Sonoma Drives

Roads like Sonoma Mountain Road, Warm Springs Road, Trinity Road, Cavedale Road and Moon Mountain Road all leading from and into the Sonoma Valley over the surrounding mountains provide for fantastic views, steep and narrow roadways and a thrill of … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Bodega Marine Life

Bodega Bay features a fantastic array of marine life. Off the shores of Sonoma County and the Bodega coast you can find seals, gray and blue whales, birds and sea stars to name just a few! A recent article in … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Caprese on Olive

Sonoma’s Best on East Napa Street created a caprese sandwich on olive bread that made for a fantastic lunch on the patio. Sonoma County not only features the best wine, but the best restaurants and places to eat in wine … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Giant Serenity

Parks like Riverfront Regional Park in Healdsburg and Armstrong Woods in Guerneville offer surreal views of giant Redwood trees. These majestic trees are some of the tallest living things on the planet! The tallest tree in the Armstrong Woods reserve … Continue reading

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