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Lifestyle + Travel

2018 Photo Contest

Members' Inspiring Photos

Check out these awe-inspiring photos that Auto Club members submitted for the 2018 Westways Photo Contest. 

Two Harbors

Catalina's Quiet Side

Two Harbors is sleepier than Avalon, but there are plenty of ways to stay active in the island's second city.

Sundance Film Festival

An Insider's Guide to Sundance

With these 16 tips, you'll enjoy the famous independent film festival just as the movie-makers do.

Lake County

Western Charm in Lake County

The Northern California area, with its boating, fishing, wildlife watching, and wine tasting, has a refreshing lack of pretension. 

Leaf-Peeping in New England

Area experts offer their favorite places to see glorious fall colors in New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont.

Day Tripping to 3 Central Coast Towns

Solvang, Camarillo and Los Olivos offer perfect getaways for history buffs and gourmets.

Food + Drink

Pizza pie

SoCal's Top Pizzas

We Americans love our pizza, and these 6 eateries serve up pies that are sure to satisfy that craving.

Burger

6 Outstanding Burgers

Who gets top bun? Westways' restaurant reviewers weigh in on restaurants with A1 burgers.

Grand market

Communal Dining at Food Halls

These culinary emporiums offer freedom and flexibility for nearly every palate in an atmosphere that promotes togetherness.

steak

Steak Houses Worth a Detour

Want to put some meat and sizzle into your dining experience? These Southern California steak houses aim to satisfy.