Family Top 10 San Francisco | Amy West Travel

  Every time I visit San Francisco, I feel like I'm experiencing the city for the first time all over again. This ever changing metropolis has so much to offer from history, to architecture, food, to technology. Over the course of the last decade I've visited as part of a girl's trip, a romantic baby moon with my husband, and (most recently) a…


Family Top 10 Sonoma Wine Country

Sonoma Wine Country! The iconic getaway of lovers, and laid back destination for friends and foodies. There is much to love and admire about the lifestyle here, but did you know it can also be a terrific getaway for families? This may not be your first inclination when planning a trip with kiddos in tow, but you should know the…


The Residence at Comstock Wines | Experience Wine Country Like a Local

Picture yourself in a place that's as comfortable as home, surrounded by sprawling vineyards and rolling hills. A place where time seems to slow down, and life's simplest pleasures are yours for the taking. That place is The Residence at Comstock Wines. Situated in the most charming corner of Sonoma wine country, Healdsbug, California is an eclectic little town full…


Happy WineAversary to Us with Trinchero Napa Valley

This November my husband and I celebrate our 12 year wedding anniversary. Time flies when you're having fun and building a life together. My husband David and I were practically kids when we married. He was 23 and I had just turned 21. Like any relationship our journey has had twists and turns we never expected. We've traveled literally around…


Where to See the Fall Leaves Change

If I had to pick a favorite season, fall would win hands down. The cool breeze, the rainbow of color, and the promise of gatherings with family and friends we love. Living in North Florida, we don't get much of the fall season. That's why October is one of our top travel months. Here are a few of my favorite…


Amy West Travel Top 10 Blog Posts from 2015

In just a few hours 2015 will be history and we will usher in a new year full of possibilities. My hope for you is that this year is one of your most joy filled, prosperous years. I hope you fill it with new adventures, and cherished memories with the ones you love. I consider it my great joy to…


Merry Christmas from Amy West and Family | 2015 Recap

It has been an exciting year! Full of first time experiences, and most importantly new life. In January we traveled to Anna Maria Island to visit Mainsail Beach Inn where we revealed to my in laws we were expecting again. In April we flew across the country to explore the wilds Sea Ranch Lodge in Northern California, and the Millennial…


Pier 2620 Hotel San Francisco | A Millennial Minded Boutique Hotel

San Francisco is a diverse city with quite the story to tell. With a significant role in history and an eye towards the future, this ever evolving "City by the Bay" features plenty of reasons to visit. The question is... where to start? Our recent visit lead us to Pier 2620 Hotel. A chic, millennial minded hotel for the modern…


Explore Sea Ranch Lodge | Embrace the Savage Beauty of California’s Coast

This spring our travels took us West where the sun meets the sea in the golden hours of the evening, and where life moves at a more refreshing pace. Californian's have a passion for food, enjoying the moment, and embracing the outdoors. Our first destination on our California trip was Sea Ranch Lodge. Situated on the Pacific Coast of Sonoma…