The Hotel Ambassador is very attractive for business travelers, and a visit to Confiserie Sprungli will allow you the tasty pleasure of becoming acquainted with the famous Luxemburgerli truffles. Kronenhalle Restaurant began as a beer hall, but is now a local institution that displays works of art by such famous artists as Marc Chagall, Joan Miro, and Georges Braque. Tradition has it that if you can jump up and climb over the wooden beam in the Oepfelchammer Restaurant, the beers are on the house.
One of California’s original twenty-seven counties, El Dorado is the undisputed home of the Gold Rush, and, possibly the home of the American vineyard too, with vines dating back to 1849. Simon visits a number of historic sites in the county, including Marshall Gold Discovery Park, and the actual location where gold was first found.…Watch Now >>
Host Simon Kane is your guide to Calistoga’s picturesque hillside wineries, natural hot springs, accomodations, dining, and breathtaking scenic attractions. Sample the wines and chat with the owners of Graeser Winery and Storybrook Mountain Vineyards. Indulge yourself at the luxury spa resort, Calistoga Ranch, with its thermal pools and mud spas. Get a feel for…Watch Now >>