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Southern California , "Forever Summer"

Envelope yourself in the ultimate Southern California lifestyle…casual sophistication, pristine beaches, legendary theme parks and endless options for fun in the sun or cultural exploration. With sun-soaked days and star-filled nights, you will be immersed in the real California dream. Year-round sunny weather, gorgeous beaches and an abundance of family-friendly attractions make Southern California one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world. Discover magical adventures and adrenaline-pumping rides at the original Disneyland Resort. Explore sprawling wilderness and nature parks with miles of trails and coastal preserves. For romance, rejuvenation or a taste of "the good life," pamper yourself at luxurious ocean front beach resorts and spas. Get a taste of exquisite cuisine, indulge in retail therapy at the extensive choice of designer stores and enjoy the many coastal golf courses. You just won't go wrong in Southern California.

Disneyland

2016-10-01
1313 Disneyland Drive
92802
CA
United States
Disneyland Resort

Disneyland invites visitors to spend the day in the ultimate land of make-believe and fantasy. The resort, which consists of the original Disneyland Park and the adjacent Disney California Adventure Park, has themed “lands” with related rides, shows, and attractions. Located in Anaheim, Disneyland is where Walt Disney movies and characters all come to life in a magical kingdom.Both parks are divided into themes like Main Street USA, where visitors can step back into the early 1900s and Mickey’s Toontown where kids can meet their favorite Disney characters like Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. Spend a fun filled day at what Disneyland calls it "The Happiest place on earth."


Sun and Surf

2016-10-02
CA
United States
Venice Beach

Drive down the Southern California coast, and visit the best beaches in Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego.Santa Monica offers everything travelers want from a Southern California beach town, including great surfing and swimming, wide stretches of sand and plenty of sunshine.No beach is like the Venice beach, distinctly known for its 3-ring urban street circus, complete with philosophizing artists, preening weightlifters, barefoot sand sculptors and more. All of this vibrant activity happens right on Ocean Front Walk, a 3/4-mile concrete boardwalk with stores, fast-food spots, flea markets and artists.With its small crescent of sand tucked between towering sandstone cliffs, La jolla Cove, is one of the smallest but also the most photographed beaches along the Southern California coastline. A popular spot for scuba-diving and snorkelling,the scenery is as stunning below the surface of the waters. Take advantage of Newport beach's coastal charms.This wide bed of sand, silky and blonde, rolls south from Newport Pier to Balboa Pier, and plays host to diehard surfers, serious sunbathers and family. Relax and enjoy the sun and surf where there's fun for everyone.

Hollywood and Universal Studios

2016-10-03
100 Universal City Plaza
91608
CA
United States
Universal Studios Hollywood

One of the most visited places in Southern California, Hollywood has been an international centre for film and entertainment since the silent-movie days of the 1920s.Stroll along the star-studded Walk of Fame leads past the historic Chinese Theater where footprints and handprints of famous movie stars are encased in cement on the sidewalk.The district’s iconic Hollywood sign is located in Griffith Park, home to the Art Deco-style Griffith Park Observatory, the outdoor Greek Theatre and the Los Angeles Zoo. Movie magic, mega attractions - If Hollywood is the land of make believe, then this is your chance to step into that fantasy world.Many of the park’s rides and attractions are centered on blockbuster movies, offering an immersive experience for fans of al genre of films. Experience behind-the-scenes studio tours or stretch out the experience beyond the park at the adjacent, neon-lit complex of shops, eateries, and entertainment spaces known as Universal CityWalk. If its your lucky day you may even have an encounter with a celebrity. 

San Diego Zoo and Safari

2016-10-04
2920 Zoo Drive
92101
CA
United States
San Diego Zoo

The Safari Park San Diego is exceptional because it is designed to allow animals to live in a more natural environment than a typical zoo.The best way to experience the San Diego Zoo Safari Park is by taking advantage of the tours and trams. Be prepared, Safari Park San Diego is spread out over 1,800 acres and requires a fair share of walking in order to experience the park completely. The Park has many Safari options for you to choose from, The Caravan to the Cheetah Safari, the Cart Safari to the Jungle ropes safari etc and finally to the Ultimate Safari. The Park also features specified exhibits. The largest exhibit the African plains are home to elephants, rhinos, giraffes, and many other amazing endangered species interacting with each other.At the Asian Savanna catch a glimpse of multiple species of deer, and one-horned rhinos,to name just a few. The other exhibits being, the Tiger Territory, Elephant Valley and many more. Customise an itinerary of safaris, exhibits and activities and enjoy a spectacular day learning more about these awesome animal and seeing sights that aren't possible anywhere else in the area.


San Diego Seaworld

2016-10-05
500 Sea World Drive
92109
CA
United States
SeaWorld San Diego

Spread across 190 acres on beautiful Mission Bay Park, SeaWorld is known for amazing animal shows, interactive attractions, aquariums, rides, beautiful landscaping and education programs for all ages. Unforgettable experiences begin immediately at SeaWorld’s new, interactive arrival experience, Explorer's Reef. Guests enter under an iconic wave sculpture and are immediately immersed into an undersea adventure.SeaWorld’s family of killer whales are ambassadors of the sea in the One Ocean  show and In SeaWorld's island-inspired Dolphin Days show, guests are immersed in the world of marine mammals.For those who want to get even more up close to some of the ocean's most fascinating creatures, SeaWorld's animal encounters can be a dream come true. Plan your day well to make it a truly amazing experience and you don't miss a thing.


National Parks or Vineyards

2016-10-07
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Joshua Tree National Park

Take a break from the sand and surf and head towards open spaces to be one with nature. Located in the Southern California desert area 140 miles (225 km) east of Los Angeles, Joshua Tree National Park is a popular destination for hikers, rock climbers, photography buffs and nature lovers. Named after the treelike genus of yucca that grows in the park’s northwestern section, Joshua Tree is an expansive park that includes multiple overnight camping areas, natural springs, man-made reservoirs and more than 4,500 established rock climbing routes. If a Park is not your option, for that romantic and relaxing experience, why not drive to a vineyard and indulge in a wine tasting at some of the best wineries in Southern California. With the near year round perfect and gorgeous weather, it is no wonder that Southern California is home to some of the best wineries in the country. Located in the heart of wine country, visit the Malibu Family's winery.The vineyards consist of approximately 60k vines on 65 acres. With amazing views of the Conejo Valley, it also offers a tasting lawn to enjoy a day out in the sun sipping on Malibu’s finest. The Santa Barbara Winery continues to create delicious wine today and is the oldest winery in the county. The list goes on, enjoy beautiful landscapes of vineyards while dining on the finest cuisine and sipping on the finest wine.

LEGOLAND California

2016-10-06
1 Legoland Drive
92008
CA
United States
LEGOLAND California

Legoland California is where you will be steps away from the ultimate family theme park with more than 60 rides , shows and attractions. Stay at the Legoland and get exclusive early access to select rides and attractions before the park opens to the public. Enjoy interactive LEGO features throughout the hotel, trade with any of the Model Citizens throughout your stay. Splash and play in the heated resort style pool with LEGO soft bricks to build while you swim. Search for clues throughout the hotel to find the secret combination to the treasure chest in your room and unlock it to find a special LEGO surprise inside. All this and so much more , there’s entertainment and activities for the whole family including the LEGOLAND San Diego coast cruise and even a LEGO building competition.