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Best Places To Go On A Luxurious Weekend In OC

Before the hustle and bustle of the holiday season takes its toll, treat yourself to some rest and relaxation at these lavish Orange County resorts.

11/16/2013

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Best Places In OC To Watch The Sunset

If you’ve never witnessed the beauty of a descending sun in Orange County, treat yourself to a front row seat at one of these local hangouts and let the light show begin.

CBS Los Angeles–10/26/2013

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Walking Tour Of Downtown Laguna Beach

A day in downtown Laguna Beach is a day in paradise. Whether you’re looking to relax on a beach towel or gaze at some art from modern masters, there’s plenty to do within walking distance of your highly coveted parking spot.

CBS Los Angeles–09/21/2013

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Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways Near OC

Whether you plan in advance or decide to make a last-minute getaway, these end-of-summer hotspots near Orange County promise to tide you over until the winter holidays.

CBS Los Angeles–09/01/2013

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Outdoor Date Ideas In OC This Fall

This fall, breathe some fresh air into your relationship and check out one of these outdoor date destinations in OC.

CBS Los Angeles–08/31/2013

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Best Rafting And Kayaking Near OC

While river sports are in short supply in this part of California, beach access provides an endless playground for water lovers who enjoy the view above the waterline. Here are five nearby spots for great rafting and kayaking.

CBS Los Angeles–07/27/2013

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Outdoor Volunteer Opportunities For OC Families

Tailor one or a number of your outdoor activities in Orange County to include an hour, day or ongoing opportunity to assist a local charity. The whole family may participate in any or all of the following worthwhile volunteer options.

CBS Los Angeles–07/26/2013

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Most Affordable Golf Courses In OC

Here are the five most affordable, magnificent golf courses in the abundantly gorgeous golf heaven of OC.

CBS Los Angeles–07/13/2013

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Best Paintball Arenas Near Orange County

Paintballing is a way of life for some in Southern California so it’s no surprise that some of the best paintball arenas in the country are all within a short drive from Orange County. Here are the five best paintball arenas around.

CBS Los Angeles–06/29/2013

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Orange County’s Best Landscapers

In trimming down your list to find the landscaper who is best for you, here are the top five landscapers providing service in OC.

CBS Los Angeles–06/22/2013

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Extreme Sports In The Inland Empire

The Inland Empire, which is home to more than 18 million people and is the second largest metropolitan area in the country, has your adrenaline junky back. Check out these cool spots to get your extreme sports rush.

CBS Los Angeles–06/21/2013

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Best Public Beaches In Orange County

When it comes to having fun in the California summer sun, Orange County is the place to be, bringing in all types of beach lovers for the waves, the views and the relaxation. Here are five of the best public beaches in OC.

CBS Los Angeles–06/15/2013

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Day Trips For Less Than $100 From OC

A great summer trip doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg, especially when home base is Orange County. Drive in any direction for a couple of hours and you’ll find yourself a budget-friendly trip fit to please even the most seasoned traveler.

CBS Los Angeles–06/08/2013

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Best Places For Off-Roading Near OC

Off-roaders from all over the country flock to Southern California, where nearby mountains and deserts make for some of the best recreational playgrounds on the West Coast.

CBS Los Angeles–06/01/2013

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Kid-Friendly Attractions In Palm Springs

Heading to Palm Springs for a family vacation? While kids never tire of the fantastic resort pools, there is life beyond the pool slides and Marco Polo games.

CBS Los Angeles–05/24/2013

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