From its mountains to its beaches, Santa Monica boasts picture-perfect settings complemented by a myriad of attractions. This stunning city is located on Santa Monica Bay and is just fifteen miles from Los Angeles. Unlike LA’s bustle, Santa Monica is more laid back in spite of the millions of travelers who visit each year. The city features amenities and attractions that are suitable for any age and taste.

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01Santa Monica Pier

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As the focal point of the city, the Santa Monica Pier boasts throngs of attractions. More than 100 years old, this celebrated landmark is home to an amusement park that’s popular with locals and visitors alike. The pier boasts a carousel hippodrome, a video arcade, restaurants, pubs, and shops. Be sure to visit to enjoy these attractions as well as the astounding Pacific views.

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