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Best of San Francisco 2015: Staycations, Getaways, Cool Hotels + More

Sure, San Francisco is great. But when you're itching for an adventure, check out some of the area's hottest getaways—some are closer to home than you might think. Here are this year's most popular destinations, new hotels, restaurants, and more.

NorCal Gets a Huge New National Monument

Attention hikers, bikers, and nature-lovers: There’s a new national monument in San Francisco’s backyard, thanks to President Obama.

8 Travel Apps You Need This Summer

Whether you're hitting the open road, packing a swimsuit for the beach, hiking in the mountains or rediscovering your own hometown, here are eight must-download apps to make your vacation all the more pleasurable.

10 Must-Do Summer Hikes in Tahoe

With its strong Sierra sun, enticing shoreline, and stunning natural beauty, Lake Tahoe just may embody the perfect locale for a summer mountain getaway. Whether you're looking for a picturesque beach from which to take a swim or paddle, a secluded cove for some clothing optional bathing, or a panoramic trail that is sure to get the heart rate going, Lake Tahoe has you covered this summer.

Stargazers' Calendar: See Meteor Showers, Eclipses + More in the Bay Area in 2015

It's been a particularly star-spangled year, with solar and lunar eclipses, a new comet, and an abundance of northern lights. Following last month's double planets (which will occur again later this year), our solar system is delivering a plethora of astronomical events for photographers and stargazers. Mark on your calendars with these can't-miss celestial dates.

NorCal’s Top 10 Gran Fondo and Century Rides

There’s nothing like a 100-mile day spent in the saddle. 

A Modern Guide to Bend, Oregon

Long known as a craft beer and mountain biking mecca, Bend is now also a great place to get baked (Oregon legalized recreational marijuana on July 1).

Last-Minute Camping for the 4th of July

The great outdoors can get jam packed, especially on holiday weekends. But even if you haven’t planned a single thing, you can still spend the night under the stars this 4th of July!

From Hiking to Paddling, 5 Must-Do Tahoe Adventures

With so much to see and do in Lake Tahoe, sometimes it's nice to have a few go-to adventures that everyone in your group will really enjoy. Here is our list of easy, beautiful, and fun outdoor adventures in Tahoe. 

Enjoy a Dream Summer Vacation at Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

Surrounded by all things Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel is an all-suite resort that lets you enjoy Lake Tahoe like never before!

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