Desert Destinations Beyond Palm Springs Offer Vacation Inspiration

There are plenty of desert cities besides Palm Springs to visit before it gets too hot. We suggest three places to recuperate after a day of exploring these two must-see spots.

Perfect Getaway: Carlsbad

Tourists first came to Carlsbad in the 1930s for the mineral springs, but now there’s plenty more to draw visitors looking for a refreshing...
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Perfect Getaway: Temecula’s Wine Country

A wine-tasting getaway is closer than you think.
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Orange County Travel Discount 2022

Take the Amtrak Pacific Surfliner From Any O.C. Station for a Limited-Time Discount

For a limited time beginning today, you can get discounted tickets if your travel plans fall between Monday and Thursday.
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Perfect Getaway: Pismo Beach, California

This seaside gem offers a surprisingly luxurious stay on the Central Coast.
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Perfect Getaway: Flagstaff, Arizona

Historic places and stunning skies make this nearby Arizona city worth a stop. And then some.
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Perfect Getaway: Coronado

There’s plenty here to keep you occupied for the holidays.

Perfect Getaway: Downtown Denver

Ditch the car and walk everywhere in this happening city center.

Your Travel Guide to Martha’s Vineyard

Laid-back and lovely, bustling yet bucolic, this island offers plenty for everyone.

10 National Parks to Visit Near O.C.

Each of our picks have unique charms, and all are within an eight-hour drive of Orange County. It’s time to tick these iconic spots off your travel wish list!

National Parks Near Orange County: Death Valley

A travel guide to Death Valley National Park




Where To Find These Limestone Cliffs in Laguna Beach

Get the lowdown on this picturesque spot.

Read Our Editor’s Note on the September 2021 National Parks Issue

Explore national parks all within an eight-hour drive from O.C.

Free Outdoor Workout Classes at Marriott Irvine Spectrum

The event series takes place August 14 and 29.