Rolling vineyards of pinot noir and chardonnay grapes ripen on the vine under a warm summer sun in the Dundee Hills on July 25, 2012, near McMinnville, Oregon. The cities of McMinnville and Newburg, located in the Willamette Valley wine appellation, are the epicenter of Oregon's wine production.
A large multi-player Batman and Joker video slot machine at the Mirage Hotel & Casino November 18, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tourism in America's ''Sin City'' is slowly making a comeback from the Great Recession with visitors filling the hotels, restaurants, and casinos in record numbers.
Charlie Brown, a Peanuts cartoon character, greets visitors to the at Charles M. Schulz Airport on July 25, 2012, in Santa Rosa, California. Charles M. Schulz Airport is serviced by Alaska Airlines and is located in Sonoma County.