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Monday, Apr 23, 2018 at 11:41 AM

Glamping With a View of the Pacific

Glamping With a View of the Pacific

San Clemente State Beach campground offers the opportunity to stay in a vintage camper just a short walk from the beach - the way California used to be. Read »

Saturday, Apr 21, 2018 at 2:25 PM

Post Ranch + Meadowood: One Trip, Two Iconic Stays

Post Ranch + Meadowood: One Trip, Two Iconic Stays

The just-introduced package pairs up the Big Sur and Napa Valley gems. Read »

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 1:28 PM

Charming Book Haunts Some of SoCal's Ghostliest Hotels

Charming Book Haunts Some of SoCal's Ghostliest Hotels

Author Craig Owens examines the ethereal tales of the Mission Inn and other overnight landmarks in "Haunted by History: Volume I." Read »

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018 at 1:20 PM

Spicy Scene: Pechanga Beer and Chili Cookoff

Spicy Scene: Pechanga Beer and Chili Cookoff

Microbrews and delicious stews are on the menu at the Habitat for Humanity fundraiser. Read »

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 8:02 AM
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Legoland California's Castle Hotel to Open April 27

Legoland's Castle Hotel is opening at the Carlsbad resort on April 27. Here's a look inside as staff completes the finishing touches on the new addition to the Southern California theme park.View gallery »

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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 5:02 PM

Free Entrance Day in Honor of National Park Week

Free Entrance Day in Honor of National Park Week

What park will you enjoy, no fee required? Read »

Sunday, Apr 22, 2018 at 1:18 PM

Fishmas in Mono County: Opening Day Just Ahead

Fishmas in Mono County: Opening Day Just Ahead

The epic hook-and-line action begins on the last Saturday in April. Read »

Saturday, Apr 14, 2018 at 2:44 PM

Everyone's Royalty at Puppy Prom

Everyone's Royalty at Puppy Prom

The hounds'll gather to help other animals, on the Sunday after Cinco de Mayo. Read »

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 at 9:15 PM

Koala Duo to Start Year-Long Santa Barbara Residency

Koala Duo to Start Year-Long Santa Barbara Residency

Thackory and Edmund are bidding San Diego and LA goodbye, for a bit, to bring a message of conservation. Read »

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 at 2:31 PM

La Quinta Resort & Club's Festival Season Perks

La Quinta Resort & Club's Festival Season Perks

Making for Coachella and/or Stagecoach? The historic destination has a few spring-sweet perks. 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.