Santa Monica Beach is a popular seaside holiday retreat in Los Angeles. Boasting turquoise water and pristine sand beaches, this is a place teeming with waterfront restaurants, bars and shops, making it a site bustling with action both day and night. With magnificent seascape much adored by Hollywood film directors, this is where many movies and TV shows have been filmed. Santa Monica Beach sits at the end of Route 66, a road of great historic value that traverses across the US from east to west. As a cultural symbol, the signpost of Route 66 is a photo takers’ mecca.
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Santa Monica is just an hour away from city of Los Angeles. It’s a weekend place for people who looks away from a Rush of Los Angeles City. Beach is beautiful and Specially sunset. It has pier and several restaurants and shops. It is also end point of Scenic Route 66. You can take Subway from city and can reach. Ot hire a Taxi. Relax and sit on beach with Coffee or bear. Have Pizza from the lane just near the beach. You can also visit Venice Beach which is just a walk away from here. #santabarbara #losangeles #california #beaches #beach #beachphotography #pier #santamonica #touristattraction #travellocal
Santa Monica State Beach is the final stop on Route 66, which covers 4,000km in total. After traversing wild desert, you'll finally get to the sea. Santa Monica is home to the most popular carnival pier in Los Angeles. It is fully equipped with a Ferris Wheel, a roller coaster, a swinging ship, restaurants, and coffee shops. You'll also see Route 66 signs around here.
This park, which served as a shooting location for Forrest Gump, is considered the back garden of Los Angeles. You can try all kinds of sports on the beach. A famous LA mall is also located nearby. In the middle of the beach is an amusement park, where you can take a ride on a roller coaster or ferris wheel. There is no shortage of restaurants or street performances here. Venice Beach is also pretty close by, so check it out if you can!
Sunsets under the famous Santa Monica pier. This was a quick 25 minute drive from Los Angeles airport and one of our favorite places we’ve ever had a romantic date! After strolling along the pier to get ice cream and riding the rides, we set up a picnic on the beach just in time to watch the pink sky light up.