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The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Martin Luther King Day Getaways Near Sacramento

Martin Luther King Day is a national holiday. The three-day weekend means that many people will be on the roads, getting out of town. There are choices that range from right next door to a bit further away. Take your time, plan well and book now for your long weekend.

01/10/2015

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Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Sacramento

Get your gear into the car. Fill the tank. Head out of town. Where to? So many great places are within reach of the greater Sacramento area that you’ll have a great time no matter where you go. Take the time to explore and build memories over Memorial Day weekend.

05/17/2014

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Best Cheap Holiday Escapes Near Sacramento

With your vacation needs calling, where do you go without having to empty your bank account?

12/14/2013

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Out In Style: Most Comfortable Wilderness Retreats Near Sacramento

Enjoy the wilderness in comfort with one of these beautiful retreats near Sacramento.

04/20/2013

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A Sacramento Rock Climber’s Guide

Rock climbers in the greater Sacramento area have a fantastic climbing resource just to the east. Grab your gear, get your climbing buddies on board and hit the rocks.

12/15/2012