Travel & Outdoors

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A Rock Climber’s Guide To OC

Outdoor Enthusiasts: Set your sights high and achieve a new goal this year. Try rock climbing and head to the top of Southern California’s many striking summits. Whether a beginner or advanced, stimulate both the senses and physical body by challenging your balance, agility and endurance. Regardless of skill level, it’s possible to fly high amongst stunning rock formations from the desert of Joshua Tree to the mountains of Idyllwild. Keep in mind, rock climbing is an extreme sport and must be taken seriously. All levels are encouraged to go with an expert or take part in one of the many climbing schools found throughout the region.

CBS Los Angeles–04/02/2015

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A Guide To Rock Climbing Around Los Angeles

From bouldering to trad climbing, hitting the rocks is huge across the country, and L.A. is no exception. Whether you need instruction or you’re a seasoned pro looking for a new spot to challenge you with more than rookie jugs, these are the best places to climb around Los Angeles.

CBS Los Angeles–04/02/2015

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Five Must-See Museums In Los Angeles

Following are five of the best to get you started on your quest to get attached to and educated by one or more of these enriching outposts where you are likely to become a regular.

03/28/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near OC

With several theme parks and nature parks to choose from, these family-friendly vacation destinations are five of Orange County’s finest.

03/28/2015

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Five Must-Visit Baseball Stadiums In The USA

The history, architecture and the fans are what make going to a baseball game an exciting adventure. All of these factor into what helps some of these stadiums make the must-see lists for all baseball fans.

03/24/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near Los Angeles

These five places are great kid-friendly vacation spots convenient to the City of Angels. Pick one and then clear your calendar for a very special getaway with your clan.

03/21/2015

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Five Must-See Museum Exhibits For Spring & Summer 2015

For lovers of art and science, these five must-see museums are the absolute top five in Orange County.

03/21/2015

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Orange County’s Most Romantic Hotels

Tell your significant other how much you love her by checking into one of the most amorous and enchanting hotels Orange County has to offer.

CBS Los Angeles–03/17/2015

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Best National Parks Near Los Angeles

Even though Los Angeles is arguably the biggest urban sprawl in the nation, the Southland, as this city and its environs are known, is ripe with ways to get back to nature in a hurry. National parks abound near the City of Angels, offering camping, fishing and hiking opportunities mixed with the chance to learn a lot about the local flora and fauna.

03/14/2015

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Five Reasons To Visit OC For Spring Break

With beaches, theme parks and wilderness parks to enjoy, Orange County is the only place to be this spring break.

03/14/2015

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Best Races For Getting Dirty Near OC

Here are the five best running competitions in the area for getting down and dirty.

CBS Los Angeles–03/12/2015

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LA’s Best Public Beaches And Reservoirs

From among any other big cities in the entire country, Los Angeles is arguably the most alluring when it comes to enjoying a sensational summer day spent by the sea.

CBS Los Angeles–03/08/2015

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Best National Parks Near OC

Spring is upon us, and these five must-visit national parks near Orange County will help you answer nature’s call to get outdoors.

03/07/2015

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Five Reasons To Visit Los Angeles For Spring Break

Spring break in and around the City of Angels is like no other.

03/07/2015

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Best Family Getaways For Spring Near Orange County

With theme parks, mountains and beaches, Orange County is the perfect place to bring the family this spring break.

02/28/2015

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