Field Notes

From Girls' Getaways to Road Trips to Weekends Away, these are the stories and itineraries of our latest travels.
How To Savor Sonoma Like a Local: Sip by Sip Through Sonoma | http://saltandwind.com

How To Savor Sonoma Like a Local: Sip by Sip Through Sonoma

Whether or not you’ve done Napa, you haven’t experienced the heart of Northern California wine country until you’ve explored Sonoma Valley. With its unhurried European pace and warm, welcoming vibe that encourages guests to stop, savor and stay a while, it’s no wonder they call it “Slownoma.” Here's how to do two perfect days in Sonoma. 

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Road Trip through Western Canada: Turn a quick hour flight into a 7 day vacation | http://saltandwind.com

Road Trip through Western Canada: Turn a quick hour flight into a 7 day vacation

Road trip vacations are our new favorite thing, so the next time you have the choice of a flight or a drive, we suggest the latter. And if that distance just so happens to be between the two westernmost provinces in Canada, we’d not only suggest it, we’d encourage it. Because when a country has this much to offer, you’d be seriously missing out by flying.

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What to Eat In Baja California Alta (And Where)!  | http://saltandwind.com

What to Eat In Baja California Alta (And Where)!

We here at Salt & Wind have been salivating — pun fully intended — over Baja California for some time now. So we figured it high time to to tell you what to eat (and where). Here’s our list of essential Baja California dishes which span from old to new and with a few surprising inventions along the way.

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48 Hour Digital Detox At The Fairmont Grand Del Mar | http://saltandwind.com

48 Hour Digital Detox At The Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Your to do list is never-ending, you incessantly scroll through Insta to see who has posted lately, and the news alerts just won’t stop. And you’ve developed an eye twitch that you swear wasn’t there before. It’s time for a Digital Detox. 

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How To Eat Your Way Through China (Without Leaving Hong Kong) | http://saltandwind.com

How To Eat Your Way Through China (Without Leaving Hong Kong)

Hong Kong is like the melting pot for China’s food culture, and you can literally eat your way through Mainland China without ever having to leave the island. 

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Tasting the “Other” California Coast: A Weekend Guide To Baja California Alta | http://saltandwind.com

Tasting the “Other” California Coast: A Weekend Guide To Baja California Alta

Baja California has been one of Mexico's best-kept culinary secrets but is getting its moment in the sun. These are a few must-stop places should you head south of the border. 

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Where The Locals Hang In Austin | http://saltandwind.com

Where The Locals Hang In Austin

Music lovers flock to Austin for its sprawling festivals and barbecue enthusiasts go to compare and contrast the celebrated smoked meats of the region. In a city where the sun is usually shining and al fresco dining is par for the course, it’s easy to have a good time. But explore like a local to experience the details that truly define the quirky capital of Texas.

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Do A Long Weekend In Iceland (It's Easier Than You Think!) | http://saltandwind.com

Do A Long Weekend In Iceland (It's Easier Than You Think!)

Before you think, “Iceland, that’s far!!” hear us out: a three day weekend in Iceland is not only achievable, but 100% worth it. Here's how to get in time at the Blue Lagoon, lots of skyr cake, and great beer, all in 72 hours.

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Seriously Gorgeous Photos Of Iceland That'll Give You All The Feels | http://saltandwind.com

Seriously Gorgeous Photos Of Iceland That'll Give You All The Feels

From the black sand beaches and massive waterfalls, to glacial lagoons and picturesque seaside towns, the beauty of Iceland is otherworldly. Here are a few of our favorite snaps of the Nordic country.

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Weekend Getaways: Our Favorite Ways To Roam California | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Getaways: Our Favorite Ways To Roam California

Sharing some of our favorite weekend roat trips and ways to roam across California from north to south. 

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Your Guide To Navigating The Asian Food Mecca That Is Richmond, British Columbia | http://saltandwind.com

Your Guide To Navigating The Asian Food Mecca That Is Richmond, British Columbia

All due respect to Los Angeles’s San Gabriel Valley, Seattle’s White Center, and the Twin Cities’ Frogtown, but Richmond, British Columbia might just have the most diverse collection of  Asian food in North America. 

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Weekend Away: Jetting To Bermuda  | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Away: Jetting To Bermuda

We hate to see summer end. This year, instead of giving in, we’re on a mission to make it last.We’ve got our sights set on Bermuda because that island is an ideal weekend getaway. And, seeing as it’s less than a two-hour flight from the East Coast, Bermuda is the kind of place you can escape to at a moment’s notice.

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