Best Coastal Resorts in Orange County
Locals are a short drive from the country’s finest coastal resorts. Many have no idea what they’re missing. Want a sample? For a list of the best dining options at Orange County’s top-tier coastal resorts, click here. For the full feature, buy a print or digital copy of the October issue here.
Our Person of Interest page introduces you to underwater photographer Bonnie Pelnar of Irvine. Click here to see a gallery of her photos. The Neighborhoods page discovers great places to visit in Old Towne Orange, with a printable page and map to take with you. O.C. Answer Man uncovers the dark secret about Santa Ana’s Centennial Park. Perfect Getaway takes you for a wonderful weekend in Yucca Valley and Joshua Tree. Hot Pop offers a pop quiz about former Miss Orange County Michelle Pfeiffer. See a video of Pfeiffer as a Miss California contestant here. See a trailer for her latest film, “The Family,” here. The pop culture pages also guide you through the Orange County Children’s Book Festival, and Monarch Beach author Cecilia Velastegui recommends three favorite works by Latin American writers. On the Market spotlights local homes in South County’s gorgeous canyons. To preview our searchable listings for all Orange County events in September, click here.
by Laura Bleiberg
Neighborhoods discovers the night market in Little Saigon, with a printable page and map to take with you. O.C. Answer Man explains the differences between the two surfing memorials on opposite sides of the street in Huntington Beach. Trade Secrets introduces John Wayne Airport airplane wrangler Di Mylon. Quotes offers words of wisdom from Jason Lucash, the 29-year-old Tustin businessman who Entrepreneur magazine named 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year. Hot Pop compares the county’s two famous Kevins, Costner and Bacon, and Googles actress Leslie Mann. On the Market spotlights local homes that let the sunshine in. We also highlight seven don’t-miss June happenings on our Events page. To see searchable listings for all June events in Orange County, click here.