If you look you can see the mustard was in full bloom. It was like this throughout the valley - gorgeous! All the vineyards have been recently pruned and the entire area was in beautiful bloom!
The hot air balloons were going up right behind our hotel. From those that stayed in bed, it sounded like a blast furnace outside the window. I missed that part, but enjoyed the beauty of them drifting upward into the morning sunrise.
This wasn't on my morning run, but on Saturday night our dental group visited Pine Ridge winery and caves for a tour and then had a great meal in the bottom of the caves. This is looking down one of the many tunnels they use deep in the side of the mountain to ferment their wines.
Quietly making noise,