Oceanside is a seaside oasis of recreation and beautiful beaches. Take your kids to visit Mission San Luis Rey. Founded in 1798, Mission San Luis is often called “The King of Missions” and includes picnic grounds and a gift shop in addition to a museum. You can also check out the California Surf Museum or the Oceanside Museum of Art. Bike the San Luis Rey River Biking trail or take part in private or group surf lessons from a local surf school. Activities include deep sea fishing, diving and even whale watching. For the golf lover, Oceanside is a true paradise!