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Laguna Beach Parking Guide: Where to Park in Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach Parking Guide: Where to Park in Laguna Beach

If you’ve been before, you know that parking in Laguna Beach can be somewhat of a pain. That pretty much goes for any Southern California beach city, especially in the spring and summer. The beautiful coastline of Laguna Beach is filled with residential areas among Read More

8 of the Best Beaches in Laguna Beach

8 of the Best Beaches in Laguna Beach

Laguna is my favorite beach city in all of Southern California, and the first place I fell in love with when I moved to Orange County. Once you see my list of the best beaches in Laguna Beach, you will understand why I love it Read More

Visiting the Mission San Juan Capistrano

Visiting the Mission San Juan Capistrano

The Mission San Juan Capistrano is an amazing historical gem located in Orange County, California. Even if you are not into history, it is still worth visiting because the Mission is absolutely gorgeous. The story behind it is very interesting too! Before my visit, I Read More

The Best Way to Spend a Day in Crystal Cove State Park

The Best Way to Spend a Day in Crystal Cove State Park

One of my favorite things to do in Orange County is to spend a day in Crystal Cove State Park. Crystal Cove is one of Orange County’s largest park areas, and it stretches from the ocean into the backcountry hills and has a bunch of Read More

10 Things to Do in Laguna Beach, California for Less Than $20

10 Things to Do in Laguna Beach, California for Less Than $20

I love spending the day in Laguna Beach whenever I have the chance, and if you’ve ever been here before you probably understand why this is my favorite beach city in Orange County. Even though it is a smaller town, there are a ton of Read More

Hiking to the Dana Point Sea Cave

Hiking to the Dana Point Sea Cave

I can’t believe I waited so long to go check out the Dana Point Sea Cave. Finally, after 3 years of living in Orange County, I made the trip over to Dana Point to see what these sea caves were all about. I had never Read More

4-Day Southern California Vacation: A College Student’s Experience

4-Day Southern California Vacation: A College Student’s Experience

I had the pleasure of hosting two of my cousins for their Southern California vacation last year. They are both college students, so naturally, they wanted to see all of the cool things to do in SoCal. I took them around to some of my Read More

Southern California Bucket List Challenge

Southern California Bucket List Challenge

I created this Southern California Bucket List Challenge to give you some really cool ideas of things to do, whether you already live in the area or you’re just visiting. SoCal has a TON of things to see and do, and most of them are Read More

How to Spend a Weekend in Borrego Springs and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

How to Spend a Weekend in Borrego Springs and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

The Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is California’s largest state park, so there is a ton to explore. Time is limited if you are a weekend adventurer like me, so we need to plan our adventures carefully to make sure we have a chance to see Read More

Sawdust Art Festival Winter Fantasy in Laguna Beach

Sawdust Art Festival Winter Fantasy in Laguna Beach

This post has been updated for the 2019 season of the Sawdust Art Festival: Winter Fantasy. When I first moved to Orange County, it seemed like every single time I drove into Laguna Beach there was this section of road that was just packed with Read More