Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Monday, Jun 13, 2016 at 1:05 PM

California Clambake on Coronado Beach

California Clambake on Coronado Beach

It's a warm-weather tradition times three, with June, July, and August dates ahead. Read »

Monday, Jun 13, 2016 at 1:16 PM

Lavender of the Central Coast

Lavender of the Central Coast

Peruse 100+ booths and pick up soaps, sachets, oils, and more. Read »

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 7:04 AM

Reds Meadow: 'Little Yosemite' to Open

Reds Meadow: 'Little Yosemite' to Open

The idyllic spot, and Devils Postpile, will have a mid-June debut. Read »

Saturday, Jun 11, 2016 at 12:42 PM

Abalone Camp at Little River Inn

Abalone Camp at Little River Inn

Go diving, then learn the art of preparing the flavorful snail. Read »

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 12:52 PM

Indian Wells Getaway: Sunshine on Sale

Indian Wells Getaway: Sunshine on Sale

Yep, it's warm, very, very warm, but that makes for primo pool time at the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa. Read »

Thursday, Jun 9, 2016 at 8:24 PM

Marin Marvelous: Italian Street Painting Fest

Marin Marvelous: Italian Street Painting Fest

"Ciao Bella Roma" is the 2016 theme of the annual art affair. Read »

Saturday, Jun 11, 2016 at 7:41 AM

Glam New: Sheraton Grand Los Angeles

Glam New: Sheraton Grand Los Angeles

The Sheraton Los Angeles Hotel received the special designation after a $75-million renovation. Read »

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 1:45 PM

Rare Autos: Peek Under the Hood

Rare Autos: Peek Under the Hood

Take a deeper peek at the inner workings of early cars, in Oxnard. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 at 1:29 PM

Lake Casitas Confab: Ojai Wine Festival

Lake Casitas Confab: Ojai Wine Festival

It's the 30th anniversary for the Ventura County vino party and fundraiser. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 at 10:46 AM

Bellagio Gardens: Go Under the Sea

Bellagio Gardens: Go Under the Sea

The Las Vegas hotel goes on "an underwater voyage" for summer. Read »

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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.