Hop off the plane at John Wayne Airport and explore the best of the city minutes from the runway.
Take the kids to the Discovery Cube, where learning becomes a game with over 100 hands-on exhibits and events. Or marvel at the historic district of Downtown Santa Ana, with its beautiful art deco-style architecture and find the perfect souvenir among the boutiques on La Calle Cuatro.
Only a short drive away, in Costa Mesa, is the largest mall on the west coast – the South Coast Plaza. Home to high-end fashion plus the award-winning Taiwanese soup dumplings of Din Tai Fung.
For a taste of where the cool kids hang out, experience The Lab, Costa Mesa’s ‘anti-mall’ and former goggle factory. Relax in this unique environment with it’s diverse cultural cuisines and unique retailers. PIck up macarons in the shape of your favorite cartoon character at Honey & Butter or grab that thrift store find at Buffalo Exchange. No matter why you came, you’ll be glad you’re here.