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Full-Day Socal Surf Adventure
"Get ready for a full day of Surfing! Unlike most surf lessons or schools where you get a short 2 hour surf lesson. Here you get a full day with with transportation boards wetsuits expert surf guide all included9:00 - Pickup at accommodation and head to the best surf spot for your skill level and surf until 11:00.11:30 - Local breakfast / lunch.12:30 - Explore the Classic California Coastline Cruise the iconic PCH Highway 1 enjoy some local sites.2:00- Head out for a second surf session.Surf until 4:00.4:30 - Review the days surfing. 5:00 -  Check out a beautiful mountain vista view point.6:00 Head back to accommodation."
From $90.00
 
Gondola Ride in Newport Harbor
"With more than 1000 years of practice and tradition the Venetians have all but perfected the art of making gondolas. Utilizing the simple oar and oarlock mechanism (known as the ""Remo e' Forcola"" in Italian) these boats glide across placid canals to safely transport goods and people through the water. With these traditions in mind you romantic gondola ride seeks to recreate the magic of a trip to Venice along the quieter parts of Newport Harbor. Although the area might not have ten centuries of custom and tradition behind the boat rides it more than makes up for it with beautiful sunny California weather or scenic mountainous backdrops.  You private gondola ride can be booked on request with a specific date and time of your choosing in mind. Once your voucher and date is confirmed
From $137.00
 
Gondola Lunch Cruise in Newport Harbor
"Escape the noise of Los Angeles on a private Venetian-style boat piloted by a professional gondolier. This lunch cruise is a one-hour cruise presented with a picnic-style lunch and a bottle of sparkling cider San Pelligrino sparkling water or plain bottled water. With more than 1000 years of practice and tradition the Venetians have all but perfected the art of making gondolas. Utilizing the simple oar and oarlock mechanism (known as the ""Remo e' Forcola"" in Italian) these boats glide across placid canals to safely transport goods and people through the water. With these traditions in mind you romantic gondola ride seeks to recreate the magic of a trip to Venice along the quieter parts of Newport Harbor. Although the area might not have ten centuries of custom and tradition behind the boat rides
From $95.00

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Be a smart guest/shopper at South Coast Plaza

This is the biggest, most luxurious mall in So Cal. It is worth a look, although you may leave it disappointed because of the high prices for apparel, shoes and various items. Come here for several...
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Disneyland - Tourist Trap or Tourist Heaven???

I LOVE Disneyland, but know that many people are not so enamoured with the "happiest place on earth"! Twenty minutes from Costa Mesa will find you in the heart of Disneyland, complete with helium...
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Things to Do Near Costa Mesa

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Balboa Island

Old town charm and beach fun makes up the Balboa Island experience. Compratively "humble" as opposed to other neighborhoods of Newport, Balboa has an everyday kind of " joie de vivre". Along with the...
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Orange County The Great Park

Well, the Great Park is not quite living up to its lofty name just yet- however, discover it while in town and you may just be impressed about what's happening here. Still building up, the 1,300+ acre...
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Spectrum

Irvine Spectrum is "where it's at", the prime draw of the Spectrum sector of Irvine. The "it" can many things- mostly, it is the major locale for breezy outdoor entertainment and commercial shopping...
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Heisler Park

This park offers one of the best scenic views of Laguna Beach. There's a Lawn Bowling court at this park. People who bowl at this park dress in white outfits and try to talk in with a British...
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Laguna Art Museum

Laguna Art Museum is a small museum focused on American art, and specfically art that relates to California. You'll find a permanent collection of interesting paintings and photographs here. There are...
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Laguna Playhouse

While you're in Laguna Beach, you can catch a performance at the wonderful Laguna Playhouse. This is a very popular theatre in Southern California, and more than 110,000 theatregoers attend...
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"Costa Mesa~"The City of the Arts”"
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"Can't-Miss Costa Mesa!"
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"Gateway to John Wayne Airport"
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"THE OC!"
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