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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 Pet-Friendly Getaways Near Sacramento

With a little research, it’s pretty easy to find a place that will welcome you and yours with warmth, open arms, a doggie dish and some dog treats thrown into the deal.

01/26/2013

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Best Holiday Escapes Near Sacramento

Sacramento is a wonderful city, but sometimes getting out of town for the holidays is even better. With a bit of planning, a short two- to three-hour drive can put the holidays in a different light, with memories to last a lifetime.

12/08/2012