Thanks everybody for your recommendations on previous query. I have now decided to head north and take in napa and sonoma as well. I've done some serching but would love a few up to date recs on the following
places to stay;especially somewhere nice by the sea,NOT mint on pillow places if you know what i mean
I'll possibly move on everyday but would like somewhere special for two three nights.
food; that special small place you love but doesn't have the world and his mother flooding to it.all foods but simple is best chez panisse union square cafe and sally clarkes. i've just mentioned three of the most popular restaurants in the world!!!!!!!!!
and italian i go to italy twice a year umbria tuscany campania puglia sicily and it 's been a really hard decision not to go this time so come on northern california do you italian best for me!!!!!thanks everyone