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Platypi Guide Steve: Cultivated Top 10 List

Posted on March 10, 2019

This month, we sat down and chatted with Platypus tour guide Steve. Steve has been a guide with Platypus since 2010. His knowledge of wine country exceeds guest expectations and his gentle spirit makes him a favorite among guests and coworkers. Steve gave us his top 10 picks in wine More..

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Event Season in Wine Country

Posted on March 02, 2019

Events abound in wine country for those embarking on Napa Valley wine tours or Sonoma wine tours starting in the spring! Every year the wine country near the bay area bustles with fun events both large and small, bringing out delicious eats along with world-class wine. All make great reasons More..

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Spending Time in Wine Country

Posted on February 26, 2019

Wine Country is a beautiful place that has something for everyone year round. For those looking to experience a Sonoma wine tasting or Napa wine tasting, look no further than North California’s incredible wineries. The weather is simply lovely all year and the wine is incredible anywhere you go. With More..

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Spring Break in Napa Valley with Platypus

Posted on February 18, 2019

Springtime is almost here and for the young that usually means going to south Florida or Lake Havasu depending on which coast one is living on. But little do many know that springtime in the Napa Valley and Sonoma County is a fantastic time for a spring break getaway. Wine More..

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Valentine’s in the Valley

Posted on February 12, 2019

By Stuart Schmidt Valentine’s day is upon us and what could be better than a trip to visit Napa Valley wineries and Sonoma wineries with your significant other? Love abounds in wine country this time of year as the off-season entreats us to fewer crowds and unique experiences. Let’s take More..

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