Weekend getaways: Explore the best of California

07/18/2014 2:56 PM

07/18/2014 3:04 PM

Trying to get away? Do you want one last summer weekend adventure? Reporters at The Sacramento Bee have traveled all over California discovering the best highlights of the state. All these trips are within two hours -- except for treks to Southern California -- and include everything from eating, shopping, hiking to exploring castles. Click the map markers to read more about our recommendations.

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