Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 9:51 PM

Birding Trip to Anacapa Island

Birding Trip to Anacapa Island

Go in search of Blue-footed Boobies and American Oystercatchers, with Island Packers. Read »

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 10:09 PM

Dining Napa: Restaurant Month

Dining Napa: Restaurant Month

Grill 29 at Embassy Suites and Tarla Mediterranean Grill are offering great deals. Read »

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 11:05 AM
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Peek Inside Modernism Week's Trailer Fest

You can spy the interiors of these retro gems. See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 5:11 PM

Wild Valentines in Walnut Creek

Wild Valentines in Walnut Creek

A few holiday-sweet programs fill the Lindsay Wildlife Museum. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 9:32 AM

Springtime Sipping Supreme: Savor Sonoma Valley

Springtime Sipping Supreme: Savor Sonoma Valley

Twenty wineries are on board for the big event's 25th outing. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 10:55 AM

Calistoga Cute: Olive My Valentine

Calistoga Cute: Olive My Valentine

Don't have a sweet tooth but adore the sweetest holiday? You're in luck. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 2:28 PM

Tunes, Eats, Wine: Yountville Live Festival

Tunes, Eats, Wine: Yountville Live Festival

O.A.R. will play the March party. Read »

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 11:05 AM

Valentine's Cute: Free Schulz Museum Entry for Red-Haired Guests

Valentine's Cute: Free Schulz Museum Entry for Red-Haired Guests

The Santa Rosa institution approaches the love holiday with a loving wink. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 11:40 AM

Snowy Doings Among the Silent Giants

Snowy Doings Among the Silent Giants

Need to hear absolutely nothing for a bit? Go Sequoia. Read »

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 1:15 PM

Spam Love on the Sacramento River

Spam Love on the Sacramento River

Isleton fetes the canned wonder with a day of spammy fun. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Trip points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.
Travel Kit

GET A ROOM

Hotel deals around the Golden State that don't nab all your gold.

ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS

Giant drive-through donuts? We got your giant drive-through donuts right here.

WAKE UP IN VEGAS

Pools and glow-in-the-dark margaritas and dice and nice suites. Oh yeah. You're going.

LA GETAWAY

Unique hotels, ethnic festivals, warmer weather -- yes, there are reasons to head south.

SPOTLIGHT SAN DIEGO

From wine tasting in Temecula to visitng Shamu at Sea World.

BAY'S BEST

Culture, wine, boating, hiking, beachcombing, museums. You don't have to drive far to get away.