Global Cuisine in the OC

Global Cuisine in the OC

There has been some recent discussion about a Dutch girl, Zilla van den Born, who fooled her friends and family by faking a trip to Southeast Asia via social media. Some people got really heated, calling her stunt a scam. I however, I thought it was rather brilliant. Through manipulating photos on her social media accounts, she was able to fake a whole vacation! I actually, thought about this before while looking at people’s terrible travel photos and selfies with no perspective, no points of reference, or landmarks, just jumbo…

Anaheim California

Anaheim California

As someone who travels often, I am constantly reminded how lucky I am to live in tourist destination. California in general contains some of the best beaches, urban centers, wineries and attractions, but Anaheim in particular is a hub for tourist activity. Home to the original Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure, Anaheim has come a long way from its citrus farm past. There is never a dull moment in Anaheim, keeping our family’s weekend happily busy and entertaining. So, what’s going on in Anaheim, CA? Disneyland: It is no…

Anaheim Packing House

Anaheim Packing House

Originally built in 1919, the Anaheim Packing House played an important role during the Orange County agricultural years. This was where local citrus farmers would prepare and ship their goods. Restored to its former glory the Anaheim Packing House pays tribute to Orange County’s farming days by creating a public market space to bring the community together. When I planned to visit the Anaheim Packing House with my family, I just figured it was this new really cool eating venue with unique specialty merchants. I didn’t quite realize the historical…