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Best Value Hotels in San Francisco

Travel Channel and's best value hotels in San Francisco.

The Ultimate Paintball Mancation

Don the camouflage and neck scarves, snap the chinstrap to your helmet and fill the "magazine" to the brim with paintballs. Barely north of LA, Castaic is a haven for this unique Mancation.

Culinary Food Tours

Embark on a culinary adventure and take a food tour of New York, Philly, Seattle, New Orleans or San Francisco.

Extreme Skydiving Mancations

A skydive Mancation requires a man to get a little crazy, face the gods and feel that electric ripple up your spine that means you're alive.

The Best Mancation Fantasy Camps

Ever dream of playing with the pros? Well here's your chance -- Check out our list of some sports fantasy camps that offer very real experiences.

Scenic Road Trips

The effect of a scenic road trip is unachievable by electronic, cinematic, or other means. To appreciate it, you must experience it. Buckle up, charge the camera battery and head out on the road.

Pacific Coast Highway

Adam journeys the Pacific Coast Highway to taste fresh seafood and mouthwatering tacos. In San Luis Obispo he coaches teacher Naader Reda in defeating a four-pound tri-tip steak food challenge.

Surprise Marriage Proposal

Eat, drink and celebrate like the Sand Masters in Huntington Beach, California.

Unique Lunch Ideas

Take on one of these 3-course lunchtime challenges from foodie George Motz.

Route 66

Take a look at the restaurants, attractions and hotels that Adam visited during his Route 66 adventure.

Aquarium of the Pacific

Explore the Aquarium of the Pacific like the Sand Masters.

Boeing Rocket Launch

Learn more about what the Sand Masters were up to in Huntington Beach.

In Your Own Backyard: Los Angeles

Most travelers feel a need to venture far from the comforts of their home to enjoy a vacation. But many US cities offer relatively low-cost attractions close to home.

Best City Walking Tours

Travel Channel's top picks for urban walks to make the concrete jungle your playground.

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Food Network's Top Turkey Day Tips

Plan Your Menu with easy, how-to videos from Bobby, Sunny and more.