By AAA Travel Editor Frank Swanson
September 17, 2018
You don’t have to be a historian to enjoy these five attractions near Anaheim. Each one promises fun things to do whether it is chowing down on gourmet fare at a bustling food hall, snapping photos among centuries-old ruins or strolling past old-time carnival rides on a scenic waterfront. Yet they all offer a glimpse into Orange County’s past and its striking transformation from a sparsely populated rural area to a series of prosperous suburbs and then finally into a top vacation destination for families from across the globe.