Los Angeles (Quick Escapes) : Twenty carefully planned minivacations within driving distance of Los Angeles. Explore Temecula, a restored 1890 cowboy town surrounded by wineries offering tours and tastings. Enjoy the scenic coastal lifestyle and historic sights while harbor hopping in Ventura and Oxnard. Take an autumn tour of Oak Glen and its twelve orchards for a sampling of ciders and apples that number more than sixty-five varieties. With this guide, you'll find enough variety to suit every budget and taste. Easy-to-follow itineraries for one- to four-day minivacations. Recommendations for the best places to visit, dine, and sleep. Plenty of additional options to customize your trip as little or as much as you wish. Accurate driving directions and route maps. Information on festivals and special events. Whether you're looking for a short mid-week adventure or taking advantage of a long weekend, Quick Escapes makes it easy to get away from it all.