Sit back, relax and sip your wine. Located 2-hours north of San Francisco, Anderson has vineyards and wineries producing excellent wines including world class Pinot Noir, hence this place is also home for the annual event of Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Festival on May 15-17. Here in Anderson, it's never too early to start your morning with wine-tasting, especially where most tasting-room samples are free. If you happen to visit in summer, take a visit to Philo Apple Farm where you will be mesmerized by the apples ripening in the trees. You could also buy anything apples, from freshly-picked apples, jam and jelly, cider, chutney to dried apple rings.