Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Wednesday, Aug 14, 2013 at 2:57 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Red Moon, Corn Moon, Napa Valley Wine Train

Red Moon, Corn Moon, Napa Valley Wine Train

Take a ride and sip wine by the glow of a full moon. Read »

Thursday, Aug 1, 2013 at 3:06 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Tickets on Sale: Flavor! Napa Valley

Tickets on Sale: Flavor! Napa Valley

The pre-Thanksgiving Week party is one of fall's most festive events. Read »

Monday, Jul 1, 2013 at 2:20 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Fourth of July in Wine Country

Fourth of July in Wine Country

The Independence Day party is down on the riverfront (plus a bbq, too). Read »

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2013 at 10:51 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Napa Valley Festival del Sole

Napa Valley Festival del Sole

Concerts, wines, theater, and twinkly settings star in this summer classic. Read »

Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:02 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

BottleRock Napa

BottleRock Napa

The Black Keys and Alabama Shakes are set to headline this first-time fest. Read »

Thursday, Apr 4, 2013 at 2:07 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Napa Riverfront's First Chalk Festival

Napa Riverfront's First Chalk Festival

Summer might be nigh if the artists are creating sidewalk art. Read »

Monday, Mar 25, 2013 at 3:41 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Downtown Napa, the Infographic

Downtown Napa, the Infographic

Need to get the 411 in a glance? The wine country burg has it. Read »

Saturday, Feb 16, 2013 at 8:01 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Calistoga's Mustard, Mud & Music

Calistoga's Mustard, Mud & Music

It's artsy, it's alliterative, and it happens in March. Hey! Another M. Read »

Friday, Feb 15, 2013 at 6:57 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Underwater-Aged Wine from Napa

Underwater-Aged Wine from Napa

How does a glass of ocean-aged cabernet sound to you? Read »

Tuesday, Dec 25, 2012 at 4:24 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Calistoga's Winter-Nice Wine Passport

Calistoga's Winter-Nice Wine Passport

The temps are chillier in Napa Valley but the wine is ready for drinking. 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.

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