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By Shannon Brooks Vacation rentals are all the buzz right now, with online services like airbnb, FlipKey and VRBO making a wide range of residential properties available to the masses through their highly organized, searchable online services. Travelers who would have never ventured into Craig’s List territory to sublet an apartment instead of booking a hotel for a trip are willing to…

By Caity Heim EXCERPT: A winery in Oakland. Yes you read that correctly, in Oakland. When you think of Oakland, the first thing that comes to mind might be culinary arts, waterfront Jack London Square, gorgeous Lake Merritt and the town’s quirky shops. Certainly wineries are not elements that many would consider part of Oakland’s rich heritage.…