Renee Brincks

Renee Brincks

Travel, food & culture writer

San Francisco-based writer and editor for BBC Travel, Hemispheres, Sunset, American Way, Zagat, Travel Weekly, Rodale's Organic Life, Where SF and others, plus various custom publications.

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The Man Lured by Alaska's Glaciers :: BBC Travel

Piloting between icebergs in Kenai Fjords National Park, Trenton Gould trades crowded tour boats for kayak paddles and helps people experience their own natural enlightenment.

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Haul of the Wild :: United Hemispheres

As bright poppies signal the arrival of spring, a new California nature trek introduces a more under-the-radar sign of the season: edible greens.

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Sunset Magazine

Adventureland Alaska :: Sunset

Want a wilderness escape without the crowds? Look north.

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American Way

Farm Fresh :: American Way

From city life to farm life: a tale of rural revival in western New York.

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Where Traveler

Upholding a Culinary Heritage :: Where San Francisco

The Legacy Bars and Restaurants project works to preserve San Francisco's rich culinary heritage.

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Pioneering Spirits :: Alaska Airlines Beyond

Alaska brewers and distillers are crafting excellence.

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Where Traveler

28 Things to Do in Oakland :: Where San Francisco

From the Bay Bridge’s sleek new eastern span to a citywide retail and restaurant boom, Oakland is making headlines.

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Travel Weekly

Culture, Cuisine in a Walk Around Anchorage :: Travel Weekly

While fishing trips and glacier cruises attract many summer visitors to this natural playground, Anchorage increasingly appeals to the more urban-minded guest, as well.

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How To Revive Indoor Plants :: Rodale's Organic Life

Get to the root of the problem with this survival guide.

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Zagat Survey

The Bay Area's 10 Best Under-the-Radar Restaurants :: Zagat

The Bay Area has no shortage of new restaurants these days, and these 10 under-the-radar gems are worth a visit.

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Where Traveler

How San Francisco's Cable Cars Were Saved From Extinction :: Where San Francisco

Fog swirled over San Francisco’s Nob Hill as Andrew Smith Hallidie tested the city’s first cable car in August of 1873.

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Where Traveler

9 Bay Area Beer Trends to Try :: WhereTraveler

In a region known for innovation, brewers are making their mark.

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Where Traveler

The Presidio's Best-Kept Secrets :: WhereTraveler

San Francisco’s Presidio offers all the history, recreation and scenic splendor that you’d expect in a national park, but with many under-the-radar surprises.

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Where Traveler

Taste the Delicious Success of San Francisco's Incubator Kitchen :: Where Traveler

Charles Farrier didn’t expect cheesecake to change the course of his life.

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5 Ways Home Gardeners Can Make More Robust Soil :: Rodale's Organic Life

Follow these tricks of the trade that soil scientists use in their own yards.