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when you're ready for a beverage head into the Venice Beach Bar & Kitchen.. we sit at the bar looking out to the beach & enjoy our glasses of wine, never have had food so can't comment on that....there is a great street musician-Peter Demian,...More
Visitors always want to come to Venice Beach, I think with aspirations of beautiful beach (which from afar it will be okay for your IG shot, but Im not sure about sitting on that sand for fear of urine and needles) the boardwalk is truly...More
A visit to Califirnia is not complete without s trio to Venice Beach. We cycled from Santa Monica along the boardwalk at the back of the beach. Oceanfront walk is packed with bars and full of eccentric people and those who like to watch them....More
Walked 6 miles from Santa Monica to Venice
I was warned of the many homeless camping on the beach .. the rumours where true ...
If you a nervous person not for you
A very run down resort best avoided ....
The beach here is beautiful, wide, long sandy and clean, there is a path that runs behind the beach that you can, scooter, roller blade, cycle etc. and another for walking. Loved watching the talented skateboarders , muscle beach shut when we went. It's a...More
Venice has always danced to its own beat as the epicenter of bohemian culture in Los Angeles. Along the boardwalk there are street performers and local craftsmen selling their wares. Original paintings, souvenirs, and jewelry are on display. Crowds of visitors marvel at the sites while weightlifting enthusiasts pump iron in plain view, and skateboarders do their tricks around the skate park. All of it
happens under the warm California sun with sprawling views of sand and sea. Heading east, the main drags of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Main Street are lined with boutique shops, some major retail stores, art galleries and restaurants. Here the ambiance is more relaxed and upscale than the frenetic boardwalk area. Venice is a mostly walkable (and certainly bikeable) neighborhood, full of areas to explore.
You can rent bikes in Venice Beach and ride them to Santa Monica Pier. Depends on how much time you want to spend. If pure with small kids you may want to spend more time in Santa Monica Pier. But you can do both in half... More
You can rent bikes in Venice Beach and ride them to Santa Monica Pier. Depends on how much time you want to spend. If pure with small kids you may want to spend more time in Santa Monica Pier. But you can do both in half a day