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Is Cannabis Actually a Medicine?

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As a professional tour guide in the cannabis tourism business, my job isn’t just to take travelers to the cannabis farms, wineries, giant redwoods, and dispensaries of The Emerald Triangle.  It’s also my job to entertain and inform everyone from the newbie to the seasoned cannasseur.  Knowing the use, science, and history of marijuana is…

Ode to Blue Dream

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Girl Scout Cookies, OG Kush, Gorilla Glue, White Widow, Pineapple Express, Grandaddy Purple, Purple Urkle, Purple Haze, Sour Diesel, Northern Lights, Chemdawg, Skywalker OG, Green Crack, Strawberry Cough, Cherry pie, Harlequin, KGB, Trainwreck. . .   In my 53 years, I’ve smoked a lot of weed – from seedy brown Mex back in the day…

We’re Open For Business!

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2020 was supposed to be the breakout year for cannabis tourism.   For two years we’d been doing tours and getting rave reviews.  Buzz was building.  We had taken tourists to California cannabis country from nearly every continent on the globe from seasoned herb smokers,  adventurous epicurean cannasseurs, and professional growers to the canna curious…

Meet the Boutique Growers of The Emerald Triangle – Jerry Munn of First Cut Farms

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Photo by Marnie Birger One of the privileges of being a cannabis tour guide is meeting people who changed history. Jerry Munn isn’t just one of Mendocino’s brilliant boutique cannabis farmers.  He was also one of the outlaws who risked his freedom to pring medicine to those who vitally needed it when cannabis was still…

Weed Tourism When There is no Tourism

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To say 2020 isn’t what we expected would be a monumental understatement.  We were getting ready for the first really big season of cannabis tours in San Francisco. We had a solid year of well received tours under our belt. We got our beautiful trifold brochures from the printer, ready to distribute to every tourist…

Meet the boutique growers of The Emerald Triangle – Martyjuana

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  As important as the terroir is to The Emerald Triangle, the reason cannabis farmers from around the world are flocking to California’s renowned pot growing region is to meet and learn from the knowledgeable growers who live there.  We’ve been amazed at how many growers come on our cannabis tours each year. So for…

Corona Virus, Covid 19, and Cannabis

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It’s at stressful times like these (as long as you’re not experiencing bronchial issues) that the relaxing and medically therapeutic uses of cannabis are particularly helpful.  A big part of our mission is giving people a safe environment to enjoy cannabis while enjoying the beauty and culture of Mendocino County. We discuss safe consumption for…

Top 5 cannabis dispensaries in San Francisco for Tourists visiting from out of town.

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Despite what several callers to our company think, we are not a cannabis dispensary.  We bring visitors to San Francisco on a fun and educational day trip to the farms, indoor grows, cloning operations, and dispensaries of The Emerald Triangle in a wine tour style day tour.  But if you’re looking for a place to…