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From the Editor
The Story Behind the Stories
The OC, Revisited
I’m an East Coast guy. Born and raised in Philadelphia, I’ve lived in New York, Tennessee, Georgia, and now North Carolina. I’ve traveled from Florida to New England and many places in between — to the point that the whole Eastern corridor has long felt like home. Earlier in my career, I traveled to the West Coast. A lot. Most of my visits were to cities in California, where I spent enough time to know my way around a bit. I was struck by the differences between the coasts from my ﬁrst visit to my fortieth. Some obvious, some subtle. My trips to Southern California usually meant staying in LA and a few times in San Diego. But one venture took me down I-5 from LA, into
By Lance Elko
Orange County — Anaheim, Irvine, and smaller towns south. My impressions: acres upon acres of subdivisions, miles of ofﬁce parks, and ribbons of highways where every mile looked like the ten I had just passed. And future visits reinforced my view. When we began work on our Orange County feature in this issue, I quickly revised my opinion. I discovered a lively arts scene — music, theater, dance, festivals, and a stellar museum. If you, like me, had a similar impression of the OC, think again. On a future visit, you just might want to check out what’s not so obvious. You can ﬁnd our coverage beginning on page 108. Until next time around, enjoy your ﬂight.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - February 2013
US Airways - February 2013
Table of Contents
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: Best Literary Pilgrimages
Wine & Dine: Top Chefs on This Year's Trends
Wine & Dine: Comfort Food
Great Escapes: Secret Mexican Hideaways
Adventure: Best Hikes in the Valley of the Sun
Gear Up: Romantic Gestures
Destination 48: Phoenix
Travel Feature: La Magnifica Costa del Pacifico
US Airways Feature: Sky-High Sips
Best of Living: Scottsdale Saddles Up
Special Section: Chateau on Central
Best of Living: The Reef Residences at Atlantis
Williamsburg: Rediscovering the Revolutionary City
Arts Spotlight: Ovation
Special Section: Kentucky
Riding Lessons: Miller School of Albemarle
The Arts of Orange County
Must Read: Pandora's Lunchbox by Melanie Warner
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Giving: US Airways' Do Crew
Window or Aisle?
US Airways - February 2013