Vacation at Venice Beach
Venice beach is a popular tourist area in Los Angeles. This area was developed by Abbot Kinney in 1905 as a seaside resort. This area was originally built as the Venice area of America. This area has a system of canals and gondolas that imported from Venice. In this area there gondola rides. Gondola ride is on the waters with bridge or balcony on top and cafes at the side. It’s like riding gondola in the city of Venice Italy. In this area there is also a Las Vegas Madame Tussauds that consist of wax statue of featuring celebrities. There is also a replica of the Rialto Bridge which is one of the most famous bridges in Venice Italy.
This area is 75 miles wide. Not only coastal areas, this area also has the Venice Beach Recreation Center is Ocean Front Walk or Boardwalk for pedestrian and bicycle path that leads to the beach. There is also Muscle Beach that use as gym. The most prominent gym in popularity is a Gold Gym. This beach is also known about their skateboard game arena. The skateboard game area which has wide of 16,000 square feet offer different types of trajectories skateboard. There are also beach volleyball court, a handball court, arena Skate Plaza, tennis courts, outdoor basketball court and children’s playground. There was the fishing pier on the south coast. But the tidal wave destroyed the building so that the building is closed to the public.
Surfing in Venice Beach
Surfing is a sport that is growing and began to flourish in America at 1960s. It first do in Hawaii because Hawaii has waves that rupture and gradual. Those waves were well suited for surfing sports. Venice beach is also known for surfing sport. The Venice Breakwater is a surfer who frequented the location is on the north pier. Go Surf LA that offers surf lessons for beginner and intermediate level surfers. With a pay of $ 80 coach will teach you for seven days with the duration of 105 minutes.
Art Show in Venice Beach
Every Saturday and Sunday tourist watches the show of Venice Beach Drum Circle that held between Ocean Front Walk and Brooks Street. The show is about variety of musical improvisation blend of drums, singing, dance and other musical instruments. The show starts at noon until sunset. The show is free for all ages. The tourist are prohibits to smoking or drink alcohol while watching this show.