Just in case you haven’t heard, Southern California is a pretty easy place to love. Whether you’re drawn to the sandy beaches, picturesque landscapes, or just the easygoing lifestyle in SoCal, you’ll find there’s a little something here for everyone. Here are 10 reasons we can’t help but fall in love with all that Southern California has to offer. We know there are many more reasons, so please share yours.
1. Long Days at the Beach
There's nothing more Southern California than long days hanging out at the beach. Whether you're soaking up the rays for a SoCal tan or just enjoying a little rest and relaxation in the sand, you'll find the perfect beach here in Southern California where you can spend an entire afternoon living it up in style.
2. The Mountains
With mountains this beautiful, who even needs to head to the beach? You'll find this beautiful scenery within a short drive of most parts of SoCal.
3. SoCal Sunsets
There's nothing like a long walk at sunset in Southern California, especially in the fall. When the sky turns a deep, warm peach color you know you've witnessed something magical.
4. Amazing Day Trips
With so many day trips within a short distance of Southern California, it's impossible not to adore the variety of scenery this beautiful part of the state has to offer. From Catalina Island (pictured here) to towering snow-capped mountains and everything else in between, you can go from island life to mountain living all in the same day and still be home in time for dinner!
Just a ferry ride away from San Diego, or even a short car trip over the bridge, you'll find yourself in one of the most charming towns on earth. Coronado is like a little slice of Mayberry in SoCal that is impossible not to love.
6. Waterfront Dining
Who doesn't love waterfront dining? Not only is the setting superb at the restaurants here in Southern California, but the food simply can't be beat. You'll find some of the freshest seafood and produce you've ever tasted at our award-winning SoCal restaurants.
7. The Climate
It may sound cliché, but until you've witnessed a nasty winter in other parts of the country, you have no idea how magnificent it is to experience the weather here in SoCal. I'll take warm days and breezy nights over snow-filled driveways any day.
People fly in from all over the world just to get a glimpse of Disneyland. How can you not love a place that is home to the happiest place on earth?! Pictured here, the entrance to "It's a Small World After All."
Just another day out on the boat in SoCal! One of the many splendid things we can do here year-round in Southern California.
10. The Picturesque Piers
Wandering along one of the many piers in Southern California will make you believe in the magic that SoCal has to offer. Just look out at that mesmerizing ocean and you'll instantly know you're part of a very special place.
Whether you live here or just happen to be visiting, it’s hard to argue that Southern California is an irresistible place to be. What are your favorite reasons for loving SoCal?