This part of the world is abuzz with enjoyable ways to spend a day, such as a trip to Culinary Institute of America.
Napa, about 55 miles (89 kilometers) outside of the state capital, Sacramento, is where you will find it.
If you're on the hunt for the perfect home away from home, you will be able to take your pick from 9 candidates that are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Culinary Institute of America. Lots of travelers have had a good experience at the Wine Country Inn & Cottages, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, the Southbridge Napa Valley, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, and the Inn St Helena, 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) away.
The surrounding area's budget accommodations will give you all you need at a price you'll appreciate. You can have a look at the El Bonita Motel and the Napa Valley Spanish Villa Inn.
You will surely be inspired by the splendid services and amenities at the top-end hotels that are a quick drive away. You might want to make a reservation at the Auberge Du Soleil, An Auberge Resort and Solage Calistoga.
Within an easy walk of Culinary Institute of America, The Bakery Café by illy (The Culinary Institute of America) is a fantastic place to experience the local cafe culture. If it's a larger meal you're looking for, try The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone, a nearby venue that's frequented by locals and wanderers alike. Don't forget you're on vacation. You're entitled to enjoy a drink or two before heading back to the hotel, and Cucina Di Rosa Italian Trattoria is just another short jaunt away.