California

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by our home state of California.
{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese | http://saltandwind.com

{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese

Santa Ynez has a downtown that looks like it's a freeze frame from an old Western movie, but then has gems like SY Kitchen. We couldn't stop raving about this Fusilli alla Salsiccia so I recreated it here; but, let's be real, you should travel there to taste for yourself!

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Plan Your Next Vacation With Help From Our Concierge Desk! | http://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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San Francisco, California: Inner Richmond Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

San Francisco, California: Inner Richmond Neighborhood Guide

On your next trip to San Francisco, make like a local and spend an afternoon in the Inner Richmond neighborhood. Here is where we spend a few hours to shop, sip, and eat when we visit.

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Beaches, Boutiques, & Cute Cafes: Our Guide To North County San Diego | http://saltandwind.com

Beaches, Boutiques, & Cute Cafes: Our Guide To North County San Diego

Yes, San Diego’s downtown is undergoing a culinary and cultural renaissance, but the beach towns of north county are worth a visit in their own right. Here’s our guide to North County San Diego, heavy on the beach vibes and low on the hustle and bustle:

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San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary | http://saltandwind.com

San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary

Our home state of California is one of our favorite places to travel, but we think you’d need to do to a week-long road trip to do it justice. Ana Kamin proved us wrong when she went on a weekend road trip that hit some of the state’s major highlights so we asked her to recreate the itinerary for you.

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Pistachio Spiced Coconut Carrot Muffins | http://saltandwind.com

Pistachio Spiced Coconut Carrot Muffins

We love a good muffin recipe but too often they're too sweet or too heavy. This is a simple dump-and-stir recipe for gluten free spiced carrot muffins that are just right!

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Local Food: Where To Eat All The Garlic In Gilroy | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Where To Eat All The Garlic In Gilroy

Here’s what to eat and where when you visit Gilroy, California aka the Garlic Capital Of The World!

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Local Food: What To Eat On The Monterey Peninsula | http://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 In Oakland | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat In Oakland

Here’s what to eat and where to eat when you visit Oakland, California.

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These Are The Chocolate Bars So Good They're Worth Hopping A Flight For | http://saltandwind.com

These Are The Chocolate Bars So Good They're Worth Hopping A Flight For

Most people will take any excuse to hop a flight — catch up with a friend, taste test tequila, search out surf — but chocoholics like us? We'd go to the ends of the earth for a good chocolate bar.

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California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene | http://saltandwind.com

California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene

We Southern Californians love to road trip and one weekend getaway I do time and again is San Diego. Here are the most Instagram-worthy and delicious spots for food lovers in San Diego.

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California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO} | http://saltandwind.com

California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO}

Fall is the the season of entertaining! From dinner parties to Friendsgivings and impromptu cocktail hours, we're all about gathering friends to toast the season. And nothing seems to celebrate our home state of California like a road trip and harvest dinner!

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