Introduction to Wine Tourism

introduction to wine tourism

Wine tourism (also called enotourism or vinotourism) has changed the face of tourism. Where other types of tourism are passive in nature, wine tourism usually involves guests who visit wineries, engage in wine tastings, and walk in the vineyards. Tourists are even encouraged to take part in the harvest and stomp on … Read more

Interesting Facts about Wine

Interesting Facts about Wine

1. Drinking red wine in small doses is better than not drinking at all. You probably heard about the health benefits of drinking wine. But this fact may come as a surprise – many human trial studies have shown that moderate consumption of drinking red wine is better for you than not … Read more

The Top Wine Destinations in the World

The Top Wine Destinations in the World

Wine tasting is one of the best ways to spend a day or a weekend, and it has become a vacation itself. In the past years, wine tourism has become popular, and today, there are lots of wineries around the world that provide exquisite tasting rooms and as well as scenic vineyard … Read more

The 6 Strangest and Weirdest Things Wine Varieties Can Offer

The 6 Strangest and Weirdest Things Wine Varieties Can Offer

Wines are perfect when it comes to party celebration and food pairing activities. The massive availability of wines makes every reason to celebrate the diverse flavors each brand has to offer. Each wine label may come in different bottles, but generally, wines come in either red or white. Every winemaker also makes … Read more

Planning a Wine Tour in Texas Hill Country

Planning a Wine Tour in Texas Hill Country

Wine is a booming business in Texas. In fact, there are about 430 wineries that are located in the state and you can find more than fifty of them in the main artery of  the Hill Country’s wine region which stretches along U.S 290 along Fredericksburg and Johnson City. Over the years, … Read more

Planning a Japanese Wine Tour

Planning a Japanese Wine Tour

Wine is not the first thing tourists think about when they visit Japan, in fact not only can they produce some of the world’s best tasting beer but they can also make high-quality wines that even won a gold medal in an international wine competition that was held in France. Winemaking started … Read more

Planning a Russian Wine Tour

Planning a Russian Wine Tour

We always incorporate Russia with vodka. But what we do not know is that Russia also produces great tasting wine. In fact, the wine industry in Russia has been growing intensively and there are a lot of beautiful vineyards in Russia where you can enjoy scenic landscapes and taste their best wines. … Read more

7 Tips to Prepare for a Wine Tasting

7 Tips to Prepare for a Wine Tasting

Wine tasting has become a popular activity for people all over the world. From Sonoma, California to Cape Winelands in South Africa, there are numerous places for people to try exquisite wines. Tasting is a great way to refine your palate and to find wines you enjoy and may want to keep … Read more

Planning a German Wine Tour

Planning a German Wine Tour

Germany is popular for producing great beers. But did you know that it is also a great wine destination for tourists? It has 13 official wine regions that have the country’s most beautiful scenery and finest foods which tourists can visit and experience repeatedly without strain. Germany’s wine regions feature countless castles, … Read more

Unusual and Far Flung Wine Destinations

Unusual and Far Flung Wine Destinations

A lot of wine enthusiasts dream of having a tour in famous wine destinations such as Tuscany, Bordeaux, and Napa. These are big places where you can enjoy different kinds of champagne and other world class wines. But there are also some who’ve already experienced those large and well-known wine regions and … Read more

Planning an Australian Wine Tour

Planning an Australian Wine Tour

Australia is another wonderful destination for those who are planning to go on a wine tour because there are a lot of large corporate vineyards as well as smaller boutique wineries here that are popular to tourists. Wine tasting and purchasing are enjoyed by tourists who visit Australia. Aside from that, you … Read more

Tips for Planning a Wine Tour in France

Tips for Planning a Wine Tour in France

When it comes to French wine, there are three most popular terms that are associated with it which are Bordeaux, Champagne, and Burgundy. Aside from being the traditional styles of wine, they are also the actual places or regions in France where these wines are produced. Since they are the big three … Read more