The storied creature, and another rare deep-sea find, are in Monterey. Read »
Not only is this city the selfie capital of California, but it was ranked fourth in the world as the most popular spot to take one. Read »
One of summer's sudsiest roadshows is in the distance. Read »
It's long -- 18 miles -- but not so big that you can't work up to it. Read »
Twirl near Half Dome or try a couples' skate near the ocean. Read »
Two California spots get the must-visit-in-2014 love. Read »
The Monterey visitors bureau picks some favorite otter-watching locales. Read »
Bobby McFerrin and Diana Krall will welcome autumn with sweet tunes. Read »
It's a low-to-the-water ocean experience. What will you see from there? Read »
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Hotel deals around the Golden State that don't nab all your gold.
Giant drive-through donuts? We got your giant drive-through donuts right here.
Attractions, eateries and secret spots that we won't tell the tourists about.
Unique hotels, ethnic festivals -- yes, there are reasons to drive north.
Pools and glow-in-the-dark margaritas and dice and nice suites. Oh yeah. You're going.
When you have to/want to take the kids along.