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Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 10:03 PM

Safari Park: Baby Bighorn Sheep

Safari Park: Baby Bighorn Sheep

The wee sweeties are capturing hearts at the San Diego destination. Read »

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 3:08 PM

Marin Rose Society Annual Show

Marin Rose Society Annual Show

The Mother's Day Saturday spectacular will bring the bloomage, and how. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 9:33 PM

Central Coast Cider Festival

Central Coast Cider Festival

Apple-major beverages are the theme in Atascadero. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 1:51 PM

Love for Bodie: Benefit Concert

Love for Bodie: Benefit Concert

The ghost town recently weathered some earthquakes, and a harsh winter, but there are ways to show support. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 at 10:28 PM

Yosemite Bike Rentals: Now Open

Yosemite Bike Rentals: Now Open

Spin your pedals in the epic valley this spring. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 10:14 AM

Godwit Days: Arcata Adventure

Godwit Days: Arcata Adventure

The marbled godwit, and owls, and a host of winged beauties, are in the spotlight at this week-long festival. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 9:27 PM

Dry Creek Valley: Passport Weekend

Dry Creek Valley: Passport Weekend

Spend the final weekend of April sipping at a few of the 45 participating wineries. Read »

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 10:05 AM

Mammoth Mountain: This Is April

Mammoth Mountain: This Is April

Guess what? There's (lots) more snow up the Sierras. Read »

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 9:38 PM

The Empress Hotel: Sleeping Dogs Package

The Empress Hotel: Sleeping Dogs Package

The La Jolla getaway offers a host of interesting ways to plan your trip, including one that loves upon your pooch. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 12:50 PM

Meet Edie, The Claremont's 'Canine Ambassador'

Meet Edie, The Claremont's 'Canine Ambassador'

A Pittsburgh celebrity makes her debut at the Berkeley landmark. 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.