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Our daily look at deals and getaways
Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017 at 11:59 AM

Carlsbad Cute: Fashion, Flowers, and Fido

Carlsbad Cute: Fashion, Flowers, and Fido

Connect with furry sweethearts at the famous Flower Fields. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 at 3:28 PM

Madonna Inn Peeptini: It's Back

Madonna Inn Peeptini: It's Back

Sip the pink-tastic beverage at one of the state's pinkest places. Read »

Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 9:43 AM

Mission Inn: Hollywood Glamour Package

Mission Inn: Hollywood Glamour Package

Prepare for "star-like pampering" at the Riverside landmark hotel. Read »

Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 at 8:59 AM

Terranea: Sea Salt Conservatory Celebration

Terranea: Sea Salt Conservatory Celebration

Savor ONEHOPE wine at an unusual resort-based tasting spot, in Rancho Palos Verdes. Read »

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 7:24 AM

Housekeeping Camp: 2017 Opening Date

Housekeeping Camp: 2017 Opening Date

You need some Yosemite time in a traditional camp-style setting? You got it. Read »

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 7:48 AM

History Hoedown: Julian Gold Rush Days

History Hoedown: Julian Gold Rush Days

Prepare to shake your pan in the marvelous mountain town. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 1:48 PM

Carpinteria Abloom: Field to Vase Dinner

Carpinteria Abloom: Field to Vase Dinner

The on-the-road dinner series will call upon the home of Gallup & Stribling Orchids. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 12:36 PM

Wowza: Pacific Grove's Magic Carpet

Wowza: Pacific Grove's Magic Carpet

The incredibly colorful flowers get to bursting around the start of April. Read »

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 7:03 AM

Guac Delish: Fallbrook Avocado Festival

Guac Delish: Fallbrook Avocado Festival

Prepare to dip a chip — and then another, and another — at this annual alligator pear party. Read »

Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 at 12:17 PM

Rare Chance: Spend the Night on the USS Iowa

Rare Chance: Spend the Night on the USS Iowa

Join a "sleepover excursion" on the San Pedro-based landmark with the LA chapter of Atlas Obscura. Read »

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Alysia Gray Painter Alysia Gray Painter has served as the West Coast Managing Editor for AOL CityGuide, as well as the Los Angeles editor; she has also written for Bark magazine, McSweeney's, Modern Humorist, and PBS programs and publications.
Becky Stickney Becky Stickney is an editor for NBC7.com and has been a San Diego resident for more than 20 years. She's a mom who loves to travel around the Southwest, looking for interesting places to visit and photograph.