Santa Monica Beach, Great Place for Vacations and Shopping
Santa Monica beach has three and a half miles of sandy coastline. It is one of the worlds most perfect beaches in the perfect climate. The beach is cleaned and raked on a daily basis which helps make it a pleasant beach experience for tourists and residents
The city is also home to the Santa Monica Pier, where you can fish day and night, watch the waves, view the wonders of the undersea world at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, dance under the stars to music from big name bands and musicians (summers, Thursday nights only), ride the Ferris wheel, ride a carousel horse or a roller coaster, dine in an ocean view restaurant, entertain yourself at an arcade, watch street performers, jugglers and roller bladers, and shop for souvenirs.
Palisades Park is another attraction in Santa Monica Beach. Located above the beach, the park has a jogging trail and viewing areas that take advantage of the parks height. KIt offers incredible views of the city and beach below.
For shopping you can go to the Third Street Promenade, an outdoor, pedestrian-only shopping and entertainment destination where you can spend the whole day. There are more shops are on adjacent boulevards and neighboring 2nd and 4th street. You can also visit Santa Monica Place. There is more shopping on Pico Blvd., Montana Ave. and Main Street. The beach showcases wide coastlines with the pier built on either side of the seashore. Shopaholics cannot ask for more as you will find some of the swankiest shopping malls in this place.
There are great luxury hotels, galleries to visit and many cool places. During the stay, one can see many of the famously recognized personalities here. Santa Monica beach is preferred by people for its excellent natural beauty and landscape.