December 2014

Found 16 blog entries for December 2014.

Huntington Beach

If you want to feel like you are spending the afternoon in Venice, check out the Sunset Gondola at Huntington Beach. It’s been called the Best Gondola Ride in Los Angeles from CBS Los Angeles. They offer the most authentic and most romantic Gondola Cruise in America at the Huntington Harbour. Here is a look at this family-owned company in Huntington Beach and how you can take a gondola ride at sunset.

About Sunset Gondola

Sunset Gondola is a family-owned and operated gondola cruise business located in Los Angeles. Gondolas have been built for over a thousand years and there are only 21 authentic Venetian gondolas in the country. There are 37 feet built with 8 different kinds of wood.

You can make a short notice reservation or make future

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Did you know that Disneyland goes all out for the holidays? If you’ve never seen the Disneyland Christmas experience, you are missing out. The Disneyland Resort at Christmastime is an unbelievable experience that has become a family tradition for many in the area.

This year the fun began on November 13th and will last until January 6th so make sure you check it out before the celebration ends. Here is what you can expect at this year’s Disneyland holiday celebration.

Christmastime at Disneyland

The first thing to know is that you’ll get to enjoy the 20 year running “A Christmas Fantasy” parade that winds around “It’s a Small World” past “Sleeping Beauty Castle” down to Main Street. You’ll see Disney characters dressed in their holiday attire

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On behalf of the buyer, Diana Fugate of The Aaronson Group has opened escrow on 1215 Stanley Avenue, Glendale, Los Angeles, California. (MLS® #14793801)

This modern bungalow features 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and a detached prefab bonus space. This single-level property has undergone a complete remodel, creating a bright, open floor plan. Beautifully finished and tastefully designed, the home offers French doors that easily flow to the rear patio in which you would relax, dine, and entertain your friends. Ideal as a first home, the residence is also perfect for those looking to downsize. It is private for its urban setting while it also boasts close and easy access to Whole Foods, The Americana, and many more shopping and fine dining attractions.

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Laguna Beach is a city of fun, sun and great weather. While we are most known for the ocean and social events, there are some amazing parks and beaches that those living here know are some of the most beautiful spots in the city. Whether you’re looking for a place to bike, hike, horseback ride, take the kids to a playground or relax in the sun, here are the places to go in Laguna Beach.

Aliso Beach Park – 31131 South Pacific Coast Highway

Open every day from 6am – 10pm and weekends from 11am – 5pm, Aliso Beach Park is the perfect place to relax or be active. Here you can enjoy swimming, water sports and fun with the kids. Skin diving and paddles boarding are common at Aliso, as well as skimboarding and surfing.

You can sunbathe, build sand

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Are you craving nacho night and wondering where to go around Orange County? There are some great options to go for not only nachos but happy hour special pricing and shared meal options. There are a ton of nacho varieties out there and these restaurants are offering their take on the classic favorite. Here is a few of the top choices for nachos around the OC.

Ohana House - 209 ½ Palm Street, Newport Beach

If you’re looking for something more than chips, meat, cheese and toppings, try Ohana House’s nachos. They’ve taken the nacho concept and created their own recipe. They don’t use nacho chips but rather, they use wonton chips.

Instead of chicken or carne asada, they offer their nachos with raw ahi and condiments like wasabi aioli. These are

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Are you looking for a great happy hour spot to enjoy after a long day at work? Happy hour is a great way to get discounts on drinks and food typically before 8pm. Most bars and restaurants offer this deal but which ones have the atmosphere to go with the specials? Here is a look at the top Orange County spots for craft beer happy hours.

Wild Goose Tavern - 436 East 17th Street, Costa Mesa

Wild Goose Tavern is a great choice for happy hour from 2-6pm every weekday. They have great menu items under $7 plus craft beer is reduced by a dollar every day during happy hour. Enjoy menu items like fries topped with barbequed pulled pork.

Harlow’s Fine Cuisine & Cocktails - 31111 Rancho Viejo Road, San Juan Capistrano

At Harlow’s Fine Cuisine &

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