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Getaway Guru: One Tank Trip to Mount Diablo

A trip to Mount Diablo is easily one of the best one-tank trips in the area, boasting stunning views of pyramid-like peaks and natural areas. At just 75 miles away, expect to spend about 1.5 hours on the road barring heavy weekend traffic. When spending a day, a weekend or even longer on a nearby play-cation, this adventure offers a variety of off-the-beaten-path options and a list of activities sure to please any outdoor enthusiast.

06/30/2012

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Best Summertime Bars In Sacramento

These are some of the best bars in Sacramento to feel the summer breeze and quench your thirst in an outdoor venue.

06/14/2012

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Best Spots For A Picnic In Sacramento

Sacramento’s perfect picnic places across the city will turn any lunchtime liaison into a picnickers paradise with activities for every outdoor enthusiast. From sports fields to rose gardens and playgrounds to bark parks, there is a little bit of everything in the five best places to bring a basket in Sacramento.

06/09/2012

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Best Local LGBT Resources In Sacramento

Sacramento’s gay-friendly venues abound, but its support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community doesn’t end there. The state’s capital also boasts a variety of organizations and centers geared toward its non-hetero locals. These are the best, the most welcoming and resourceful LGBT-oriented organizations.

05/20/2012

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Best Blues Bars In Sacramento

It is said the blues ain’t nothin’ but a good man feelin’ bad, but a night out at blues bar always makes audiences feel good. Whether you’re listening to your favorites on an old juke or a more modern method, these bars feature some of the best blues from local musicians and national touring acts the Sacramento area has to offer. These bluesy bars know promise delicious drinks and soulful sounds every night.

04/26/2012

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Best MMA And Martial Arts Studios In Sacramento

Whether you’re looking to get into or maintain the best shape of your life, to rejuvenate, relax or defend your mind, body or soul, mixed martial arts are the way to go. For competition fighters, fun or fitness these are some of the best MMA and karate studios Sacramento has to offer.

04/21/2012

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Top Liquor Stores In Sacramento

If wine, beer or spirits are on the list, these are the stops a customer will want to make their one-stop alcohol shop.

04/19/2012

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Best Bars To Watch The Kings In Sacramento

From a raucous, rowdy crowd at a rip-roaring sports bar to the neighborhood sports pub where everybody knows your name, the Sacramento area is the place to watch the Kings.

04/12/2012

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Best Biker Bars Around Sacramento

If you’re ready to head out on the highway, lookin’ for adventure in the Sacramento area, there are bunches of biker-friendly bars around town. With live music, horseshoes, pool tables, gobs of grub, cold beverages, these are some of the best bets for biker stops in the Sacramento area.

03/22/2012