Guides

All our guides including where to stay, where to eat, what to eat, what to pack, travel tips, and itineraries to our favorite food destinations: California, Hawaii, Italy, Mexico, and Spain.
Classic California Road Trip Itinerary: California Highway 1 Los Angeles To Big Sur | https://saltandwind.com

Classic California Road Trip Itinerary: California Highway 1 Los Angeles To Big Sur

One of my all-time favorite road trips here in California? Taking a long weekend to drive up Highway 1 from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Here's my advice for how to do it, where to go, and what to eat. 

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The Classic Italian Cocktails You Have To Try When You Travel To Italy | https://saltandwind.com

The Classic Italian Cocktails You Have To Try When You Travel To Italy

You can't go wrong ordering wine when you travel to Italy but also make time to sip on a classic Italian cocktail. Here the ten cocktails you must try on your next trip to Italy:

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So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask  | https://saltandwind.com

So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask

The difference between a trattoria and a ristorante and what is an osteria after all? Navigating all the different types of restaurants in Italy can be tricky -- here's our cheat sheet to help you understand it all. 

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 Most Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Focaccia Bread | https://saltandwind.com

Most Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Focaccia Bread

You know you love focaccia but how much do you really know about this Italian bread? Here's our lowdown on the origin of focaccia, the most common styles of focaccia, and tips to help you bake the most perfect loaf of focaccia bread.  

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So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask  | https://saltandwind.com

So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask

The difference between a trattoria and a ristorante and what is an osteria after all? Navigating all the different types of restaurants in Italy can be tricky -- here's our cheat sheet to help you understand it all. 

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Essential Tips To Know Before Traveling To Italy | https://saltandwind.com

Essential Tips To Know Before Traveling To Italy

You're on your way to Italy, you've got your bag packed, and itinerary set. Here are a few tips to know before you get there!

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Yes, You Can Indeed Have A Bad Meal In Italy. Here's How To Avoid It! | https://saltandwind.com

Yes, You Can Indeed Have A Bad Meal In Italy. Here's How To Avoid It!

Yes, we totally adore the food in Italy but, even though there's a lot of incredible food, you can still get a crappy meal. So here it is: our top tips to make sure you avoid a bad meal in Italy:

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Yes, You Can Indeed Have A Bad Meal In Italy. Here's How To Avoid It! | https://saltandwind.com

Yes, You Can Indeed Have A Bad Meal In Italy. Here's How To Avoid It!

Yes, we totally adore the food in Italy but, even though there's a lot of incredible food, you can still get a crappy meal. So here it is: our top tips to make sure you avoid a bad meal in Italy:

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Plan Your Next Vacation With Help From Our Concierge Desk! | https://saltandwind.com

Plan Your Next Vacation With Help From Our Concierge Desk!

Dreaming of traveling but not sure where to start? We've got a service for that! The Salt & Wind concierge desk is here to help make your food adventures happen!

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Local Food: What To Eat On The Monterey Peninsula | https://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat On The Monterey Peninsula

Here’s what to eat and where when you travel to California’s Monterey Peninsula.

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Local Food: What To Eat On The Monterey Peninsula | https://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat On The Monterey Peninsula

Here’s what to eat and where when you travel to California’s Monterey Peninsula.

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California Getaways: The Best Weekend Road Trips In California | https://saltandwind.com

California Getaways: The Best Weekend Road Trips In California

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

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