Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 3:49 AM

San Diego Cool: All-Star Yoga

San Diego Cool: All-Star Yoga

Find your pose during the All-Star Week special event. Read »

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 10:16 AM

Luscious Stuff: California Strawberry Festival

Luscious Stuff: California Strawberry Festival

Save us some strawberry nachos, please. Read »

Monday, May 16, 2016 at 11:59 AM

Summer Kick-off: Sacramento Music Festival

Summer Kick-off: Sacramento Music Festival

The Memorial Day Weekend has dozens of tune-sweet acts and family fun times, too. Read »

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 6:19 AM

Heroes Brew Craft Beer Festival

Heroes Brew Craft Beer Festival

Dig swanky suds and cool comics? Your party is on, this July, in San Diego. Read »

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 6:21 AM

Gold Country Cookout: Amador Four Fires

Gold Country Cookout: Amador Four Fires

Enjoy flame-savory vittles and local vinos on a pleasant Plymouth Saturday. Read »

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 3:33 PM

Mountain Trio: Ski/Bike/Golf Challenge

Mountain Trio: Ski/Bike/Golf Challenge

It's an everything-at-once time of year up at Mammoth. Read »

Monday, May 9, 2016 at 3:19 AM

'Top Gun' Day at Hotel del Coronado

'Top Gun' Day at Hotel del Coronado

The landmark will screen the Coronado-filmed '80s classic. Read »

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 3:43 AM

Fast Bikes: AMGEN Tour of California

Fast Bikes: AMGEN Tour of California

San Diego, Morro Bay, Lodi, and more cities'll host the famous pedal party. Read »

Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 8:09 AM

Road Trip Time: Indian Wells Package

Road Trip Time: Indian Wells Package

Toodling into the desert resorts in your wagon or convertible? There's a stay-over package made for you. Read »

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 7:29 PM

Mountain Marvel: Palm Springs Tram Pass

Mountain Marvel: Palm Springs Tram Pass

Spending some time around the desert resorts? Here's your ticket to cooler hot days. 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.