Whether you live in Los Angeles or are there for an extended holiday, the surrounding area offers some exciting options for an adult weekend away. No matter what you are looking for, islands, mountains or even some kid-free childlike fun, take the time to explore these four incredible locations.
Once you arrive, you can feel in the air this island city is something special. Check into your waterfront rentals Newport Beach CA, and then make your way to the boardwalk. This charming loop gives you views of the harbor and channel. Enjoy some ice cream along the way as you make your way through the shops. As the sun sets, book yourself a gondola tour to soak up all the beauty the city has to offer.
If you are looking for something a little different, get in your car and drive up to Big Bear. Depending on the season, you can hit the slopes to ski or go hiking. This mountain town offers a plethora of outdoor activities to fill the day. Whether you want to head up the mountain or out onto the lake, take the time to fill your lungs with fresh air as you soak up all the excitement in this beautiful town.
Disneyland is not just for the kids. This theme park offers luxurious spa treatments, inviting adult beverages and fun shopping options. Those looking to celebrate their inner child can make the most of the exciting rollercoasters and relive childhood memories on rides such as Space Mountain and It’s a Small World. Disneyland even provides options for single rider lanes on certain attractions to help get you to the front of the lines faster than before. End your day watching the electrical parade and fireworks show.
Santa Catalina, or Catalina Island, is a local favorite for fun watersports and other outdoor activities. After arriving, you can make your way to the pier for sea excursions to see seals, dolphins and sea lions. You want to be sure to catch a glass-bottom boat tour, so you don’t miss out on all the beautiful sea life below the water as well. End your day relaxing on the beach with a cocktail in hand as you watch the sunset over the ocean.
Wherever and whenever you go, Newport Beach, Big Bear, Disneyland and Santa Catalina offer something for everyone. Enjoy your stay!