Articles Tagged ‘wine country’

Virginia and North Carolina: Newest US Wine Destinations?

Virginia and North Carolina: Newest US Wine Destinations? June 27, 2010 | Travel News, USA | Read More
In only a few decades, Virginia and North Carolina’s wine industries have blossomed, so much so that the East Coast neighbors are now the seventh and eight largest wine producing states.  Virginia is home to nearly 150 wineries, while North Carolina boasts 90 wineries, 400 individually owned vineyards,...

Hong Kong Set to Become Premiere Spot for Wine Auctions

Hong Kong Set to Become Premiere Spot for Wine Auctions June 25, 2010 | Hong Kong, Travel News | Read More
In a not-so-surprising turn of events, according to Decanter Hong Kong is on pace to become the premiere wine auction hub in the world. The United States previously held this coveted spot, but with so many American winos unwilling to shell out top-dollar for wine during a recession (wine sales in America...

Friday Link Love: California Wine Country on the Cheap, the Best Rooftop Bars and More

Friday Link Love: California Wine Country on the Cheap, the Best Rooftop Bars and More August 21, 2009 | Travel Tips | Read More
As we wrap up our travel tech week on the NileGuide blog, we’ve rounded up some interesting travel links from around the web: If you’ve ever been to Napa, you know that wining and dining can be expensive. But, there are plenty of ways to visit California Wine Country (whether it’s Napa,...