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Experience the Ultimate Beach Getaway at Byron Bay, Australia

If you're looking for the perfect beach getaway this summer, look no further than Byron Bay, Australia. Whether you love body-surfing or serious wave riding, swimming in warm, shallow waters or long walks on the beach, Byron Bay has something for everyone.

World Series Tickets? Upwards of $500. Kayaking in McCovey Cove? $100.

World Series tickets are going for upwards of $500 for standing room only. Bleachers? $900.

You can get a prime seat in McCovey Cove for less than $100, but it involves kayaking. We're sure it'll be crowded in those waters, but it's certainly an appropriately San Francisco way to take in our first World Series in 8 years.

Weekend Sherpa: Kayaking in Tomales Bay

Nearly 15 miles long and about 1 mile wide, Tomales Bay is a finger-shaped waterway burbling with wildlife. Get in the thick of it on a two-hour morning kayak tour with Blue Waters Kayaking. Starting from the Inverness put-in, paddle the western shore over undulating ribbons of thick eel grass, staying on the lookout for lion's mane and moon jellyfish, as well as elusive bat rays.

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