Orange County

Orange County Travel Guide

Articles about Orange County

By Helen Zook

Imagine you and the kids in Hawaii. Hiking to a waterfall. Snorkeling through a lagoon. Lounging beachside. Dining at a luau. Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa on Oahu, makes this kind of family vacation, well, possible. And that's just one of the country's best family stays.

By Travel + Leisure Staff

From Maine to California, Montana to Texas, T+L spotlights where to play, eat, and sleep this summer

By Kate Appleton

From Maine to California, Montana to Texas, T+L spotlights where to play, eat, and sleep this summer

By Travel + Leisure Staff

Make the most of your summer weekends with these quick beach escapes.

By Casey Hatfield-Chiotti

By combining artisanal foods with cool communal spaces, these European-style markets offer a better way to eat and shop.

By Ann Shields

Embrace the wisdom of crowds by adding the world’s most-visited tourist attractions to your bucket list.

Restaurants in Orange County

Things to do in Orange County

Tour the Mission San Juan Capistrano, whose Serra Chapel is the oldest standing church in California (and in whose eaves the famed swallows arrive to nest every spring). The adjoining downtown area, with intimate galleries and cafés, reflects the charm of this Orange County community.