GUEST BLOG – Shopping Small in Costa Mesa

Posted on November 25, 2018 | Locals, Shopping

This week, we at Travel Costa Mesa pass on the helm of the ship to Bobby and Alli from the Traveling Newlyweds, a fun couple passionate about exploring new travel destinations and experiences. As we’re in the holiday shopping season, we asked Bobby and Alli their favorite spots to shop small in Costa Mesa. Read on for some of their top tips!

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Top 10 Holiday Events in Orange County

Posted on November 19, 2018 | Events, Play

holidya events in oc

The most wonderful time of the year is here and it’s the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with the family. If you’re hoping for the perfect way to get in the holiday spirit while still enjoying that Southern California sun, look no further than these 10 holiday events in Orange County. And if you want to escape and make a weekend getaway of it, Costa Mesa hotels are offering some amazing hotel deals for the holiday season!


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5 Alternatives to Thanksgiving Dinner at Home

Posted on November 14, 2018 | Food

Whether you’re spending the holiday in Costa Mesa, or just avoiding those post-dinner dishes, there are plenty of alternative options for Thanksgiving dinner. From traditional to unexpected, here are five great options for Thanksgiving dinner in Costa Mesa.

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A Tour Through Costa Mesa’s Neighborhoods

Posted on November 8, 2018 | Food, Locals, Play

Whether you’re staying for a weekend shopping escape, a girls getaway or for its proximity to spectacular Orange County beaches and the Disneyland® Resort, Costa Mesa’s neighborhoods have plenty to explore! Take a quick tour of each unique neighborhood to start planning your itinerary.

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Eat Like a Local in Costa Mesa

Posted on November 2, 2018 | Food

eat like a local in costa mesa

Costa Mesa is brimming with “Top Chef” talent and innovative restaurateurs, but we know you’re sometimes in the mood for something a little off the beaten path. While no one would argue with the merits of restaurants like the LA Times Best Restaurant of the Year Taco Maria or “Top Chef” alum Amar Santana’s Vaca, here are six local favorites to add to your eatcation itinerary on your next Costa Mesa weekend getaway!

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