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I BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW

I bet you didn’t know about this place… I say this because it wasn’t until just recently that I learned about it myself. It’s another one of Southern California’s best kept secrets, and it’s called Rancho de Philo Vineyards & Winery. Located in Alta Loma, a small foothill community near Rancho Cucamonga, Rancho de Philo […]

I BET YOU DIDN'T KNOW | Rancho de Philo | A wonderful Sherry Winery in SoCal | www.AfterOrange County.com
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A VISIT TO THE OLDEST WINERY IN AUSTRIA

Hello and thank you for stopping in today for a visit to the oldest winery in Austria: Nikolaihof. We visited this beautiful and ancient winery as a shore excursion on our Uniworld Riverboat Cruise down the Danube River. You may recall I took you on a tour of our magnificent ship, the S.S. Maria Theresa, […]

A VISIT TO THE OLDEST WINERY IN AUSTRIA | Nikolaihof Wachau | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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LAKE ARROWHEAD’S BEST KEPT SECRET

Welcome! Thanks for stopping in. Today I’m excited to share with you Lake Arrowhead’s best kept secret. Little did I know until recently that located right here in the San Bernardino mountains is a very special winery. It’s called Sycamore Ranch Vineyard & Winery and it’s a real treasure to our mountain community. Perched at […]

LAKE ARROWHEAD'S BEST KEPT SECRET | Sycamore Ranch Vineyard & Winery | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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VISITING BRATISLAVA SLOVAKIA

Today we will be visiting Bratislava Slovakia, the second port of call on our Uniworld cruise on the Danube River. You may recall that we began our cruise in Budapest, Hungary, a place Brad & I really enjoyed.  Everyone’s heard of Budapest, right, but how many folks could find Bratislava, Slovakia on a map? Well, before […]

VISITING BRATISLAVA SLOVAKIA | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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SAIL AWAY WITH ME ON UNIWORLD’S S.S. MARIA THERESA

Greetings! It was earlier this summer that Brad & I took a trip to Europe that included a wonderful voyage down the Danube River. I have been meaning to share this trip with you for sometime, which began with our visit to beautiful Budapest that I blogged about here. So, at long last, today I […]

SAIL AWAY WITH ME ON UNIWORLD'S S.S. MARIA THERESA | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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SHE SAID YES

It has been an eventful week in the Becker household. Our middle son Taylor, who is currently on vacation from law school, asked his girlfriend of 6 years to marry him!  And…SHE SAID YES! Taylor called us about 2 months ago to share the news that he had purchased a ring and planned to propose […]

SHE SAID YES | A Marriage Proposal in Yosemite | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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