- Gates and Winblad's trips date back to their relationship in the 80s. She's a venture capitalist and Kevin Kline's sister-in-law.
- Tabloids found a 1997 Time article where Bill said Melinda approved of their totally platonic annual trips to Ann's NC beach house to reconnect and talk about the world and junk. He also asked her if he should marry Melinda? Normal ex stuff.
- You can look at a bunch of pics of wood paneling for free, or rent the oceanfront house for upwards of $2700 a weekend. No pets, smoking, or vaping.