Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Mendocino. WTR's Mendocino map show you the location of the Highlight Gallery and Van Damme State Park.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Mendocino Café and what to order at the Sea Pal Cove. Then you're off to Boonville.
Welge Travel Report Notables for Mendocino
Getting around Mendocino
Public transportation for Mendocino
WTR's Tony Transit says You need a car for this trip
People Watching in Mendocino
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" is from a window high chair at the Good Life Bakery.
Beverages - Grape Experience for Mendocino
WTR's Winnie Winesnob says the Mendocino and Anderson Valley area are home to many top flight vineyards, especially Pinot Noir’s.
You can enjoy tasting many of them at Winesong!, a benefit wine auction held on the first Saturday in September at the Mendocino Botanical Gardens.
Dining in Mendocino
WTR's Carlota Cuisine says try out Trillium - L & D: Daily, 10390 Kasten St, 707-937-3200
Downtown with good views features seafood.
Nightlife/Entertainment in Mendocino
WTR's Knight Kap says it's pretty quiet except for a couple of local joints.
Shopping in Mendocino
Everywhere you go in Mendocino there are shops, boutiques, stores and galleries to tempt your indulgence. Our Shari Shopper says the primary attraction in Mendocino is the art.
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Recognition for Mendocino
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Mendocino
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: The Mendocino Art Center
The Mendocino Art Center is our Deidre Design's best place to visit in Mendocino - 2nd Saturday Gallery Reception every month - below is the current "best in show" by Marta Alonzo