Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 3:57 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Cavallo Point's Family Package

Cavallo Point's Family Package

Have your camp experience, this summer, with a posher twist. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012 at 4:11 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Sausalito Art Festival

Sausalito Art Festival

One of the biggest visual arts gatherings of the year readies the booths. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Sausalito Art Festival

Sausalito Art Festival

The venerable Labor Day Weekend lark-about turns 59. Who's showing? Oh, 275 artists, give or take. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2011 at 4:55 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

The In-Room Bartender

The In-Room Bartender

You've had drinks delivered to your room. But how about a cameo by the maker of the drinks? 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.