9 Spots In Southern California That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic For The Good Ol’ Days

Whether you grew up in Southern California or you’ve just lived here long enough to feel like this part of California is home, it’s likely you have fond memories of some classic SoCal locations that remind you of the good ol’ days.

From old-time diners to quaint main streets along some of SoCal’s oldest towns, there are plenty of spaces and places here that make all of us feel nostalgic. Here are nine destinations that come to mind.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do any of these spots make you long for the good ol’ days? Please let us know in the comments some of your fond memories.

Now that you’re in a nostalgic state of mind, you might enjoy taking a look at these 12 Vintage Photos of Southern California from the 1950s.

Address: 7703 East Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92657
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Address: 500 N Main St, Lone Pine, CA 93545
Address: 8039 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, CA 90620
Address: 4211 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505
Address: 2334 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020