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Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Friday, Jun 2, 2017 at 9:00 PM

Los Angeles: New Immersive App Launches

Los Angeles: New Immersive App Launches

Are you "looking to optimize" your Southern California adventures? This could help. Read »

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 1:45 PM

Avalon Ball 2018: Early Bird Tickets

Avalon Ball 2018: Early Bird Tickets

Enchanted by this annual Catalina soiree? You can book a coveted spot to the ball far in advance. Read »

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 3:11 PM

Desert Sublime: Korakia Pensione

Desert Sublime: Korakia Pensione

The "hidden Mediterranean Oasis in the heart of Palm Springs" is offering a number of specials. Read »

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 9:16 AM

Lotusland: The Season's First Lotus Bloom

Lotusland: The Season's First Lotus Bloom

LotusFest! is still a few weeks out, but the historic Santa Barbara garden's famous namesake is making a showy showing. Read »

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 8:10 AM

Animals for Armed Forces Weekend

Animals for Armed Forces Weekend

"Approved military families" will see their adoption fees waived over Memorial Day Weekend, at the Helen Woodward Animal Center. Read »

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 8:38 AM

Santa Barbara Car-Free: All Aboard!

Santa Barbara Car-Free: All Aboard!

Catch the train to the American Riviera for deals, discounts, and dazzling days. Read »

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 9:26 PM

Cape Rey Carlsbad: Summer Adventures

Cape Rey Carlsbad: Summer Adventures

LEGOland deals, special seasonal sips, and other light-of-heart doings are on the hotel's calendar. Read »

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 11:18 AM

Double Eagle Resort: Free Alfresco Yoga

Double Eagle Resort: Free Alfresco Yoga

Commune with the epic peaks as you downward dog at the June Lake getaway. Read »

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 7:05 AM

Cavallo Point Lodge: Summer of Love

Cavallo Point Lodge: Summer of Love

The historic hotel is helping guests get into the wayback groove of '67. Read »

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:57 AM

Idyllwild Sweet: Paws for Rhythm and Blues

Idyllwild Sweet: Paws for Rhythm and Blues

Head up, up, up the mountain for cooler temps and an animal-sweet fundraiser. Read »

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Whether you’re looking for a relaxing, close weekend away or an exciting week-long adventure, Worth the Trip offers daily stories on what is truly worth your valuable vacation time. Whether by car, plane, train, boat, bicycle, kayak or snowshoes -- Worth the Trip points you in the right direction.
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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.