California - Sacramento & Central Valley (PDF Chapter)
Like the birds that commute overhead, most travelers are just passing through – zipping along the highway to more popular parts of the state. But those who linger are rewarded with stately Victorian-era mansions, uniquely scenic byways and quirky small towns.
- stroll between breweries in Sacramento, the self-proclaimed mecca of beer
- drive bumper cars, eat fried Twinkies and check out blue-ribbon livestock at the California State Fair
- uncork the region’s emerging fine-wine scene in Lodi
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Sacramento Valley, Sacramento, Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta, Davis, Oroville, Chico, Red Bluff, San Joaquin Valley, Lodi, Stockton, Mod-esto, Merced, Fresno, Visalia, Bakersfield, Kern River Area.