Spectacular coastal cliffs, glistening beaches, an adorable commercial strip, and family favorite theme parks are what draw families to Carlsbad, California.
From the wreaths and glistening ornaments to the Christmas parades and the occasional singing in the streets, there’s no denying that the holiday spirit is alive and well at Holidays at Disneyland Resort.
Merry garlands, sparkling ornaments, thousands of string lights and white snow deck the movie-themed streets of Universal Studios Hollywood, turning it into a lovely winter wonderland.
When the days are longer and the temperatures are higher, many families make that journey out west to Southern California where the weather is always perfect, the beaches are glorious, and there’s unforgettable, assorted fun to be had everywhere you turn.
If you’re heading to the West Coast this summer – or any other season, check out seven of our favorite scenic California towns to visit with kids.
Endless days of sunshine, swimming in warmer waters and building sandcastles are the wonderful ingredients for a perfect family summer vacation.
A California family beach vacation might be more affordable than you think.