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Worth the Drive
Our daily look at nearby getaways
Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 11:34 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Sunset Soiree: Savor the Central Coast

Sunset Soiree: Savor the Central Coast

Adventure tours and special dinners festoon the foodie-famous to-do. Read »

Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:14 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Great May Deal: Savor the Central Coast Tickets

Great May Deal: Savor the Central Coast Tickets

There's a sale on for tickets to this foodie favorite. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012 at 1:47 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Sunset's Savor the Central Coast

Sunset's Savor the Central Coast

Beautiful Santa Margarita Ranch is the setting for the Sunset sup fest. Read »

Friday, Aug 19, 2011 at 2:37 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Staying Over at Savor

Staying Over at Savor

Savor the Central Coast is just over a month away; find your hotel, and your hotel deal, now. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Drive points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.
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ALYSIA GRAY PAINTER Alysia Gray Painter has blogged for NBCLA.com since October 2008, covering Los Angeles go-outs, restaurants, museums, hotels, as well as nearby Worth the Drive destinations. She 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.