Walk the picture-perfect mountains and the swim in the ocean of the southernmost part of Orange County. Or discover a hub of outdoor concerts and great local restaurants in the communities around the San Joaquin Hills, including the Mission Viejo and Aliso Viejo.
Bask in the the California sunshine in Laguna Niguel or the famous Laguna Beach, with its pristine blue waters, Pirate Tower and 1000-step stairs to the beach.
Follow the mountain range down south to the ruins of the Mission San Juan Capistrano and experience a piece of California history, with special events and festivals throughout the year.
Outdoor adventures are waiting at Dana Point, from daytrips to Catalina Island, whale watching and surfing to hiking in Doheny State Beach.
While you’re in the area, don’t miss out on the Spanish Village by the Sea, San Clemente, known for its red tiled roofs and white stucco walls. Shop, play, eat and dream – then wake up tomorrow and do it all again.