Portola Hotel & Spa
A relaxing waterfront retreat next to world-class attractions.

Sardine Factory
Dine on historic Cannery Row where everyone is a celebrity.

Visit Tri-Valley
California’s hidden wine country east of San Francisco.

Cannery Row
The best ocean view hotels, dining, and more.


San Francisco CA
September 23, 2014 - October 19, 2014
September 25, 2014 - September 28, 2014
Idaho Falls ID
September 25, 2014 - November 29, 2014
Whitefish MT
September 25, 2014 - October 4, 2014

VIA Poll

What would help bicyclists the most:
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Follow the San Juan Islands Scenic Byway to discover Washington's glittering archipelago.

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Where do readers like to go on road trips? Anywhere in California, Utah, Oregon, Nevada, and Washington with fun stops, scrumptious eats, and gorgeous scenery.

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Fine wines, delicious eats, friendly people, great outdoors. Find all that and more in California’s charmed Anderson Valley.

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Camping at the Klamath River RV Park comes with scenic views, salmon fishing, and hiking in the redwoods.

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Halfway between Cheyenne and Laramie, this state park features a 35-mile trail system, fall color, and wildlife as diverse as the terrain.

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Writer Molly Caro May found inspiration in the Montana wilderness.

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Richard Petty Driving Experience, image
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Swim with sharks, fly through the air on a zip line, do flips in an aerobatic aircraft, and more in the wild world of Las Vegas.

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Check out old-time motorized machinery in Oregon and crime-fighting equipment in Anchorage.

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Learn about the Willamette Valley's diverse ecosystems at the Mount Pisgah Arboretum.

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Pass the water—these 10 hot spots in California, Oregon, and Nevada are sure to make you break a sweat.

Vendors smiling in front of chiles at Khari Baoli Market, Delhi, India, image

Indulge in the colors and flavors of the largest spice market in Asia, Khari Baoli Market in Old Delhi, India.

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A few rules of thumb can help keep you healthy while dining in foreign countries.

Travel Tips

New to-dos include mountain views, neon lights, and pedal power.

AAA News and Benefits

From fashion to food, savings abound for AAA members in September.