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Venice Canals Walkway

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Address: Washigton Blvd. & Dell Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90292
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Great if you live close by or are in the area. It's a great walk with friends/family visitors. Close to Venice beach and Santa Monica where there is always something happening... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great if you live close by or are in the area. It's a great walk with friends/family visitors. Close to Venice beach and Santa Monica where there is always something happening. Plan it out and enjoy your visit!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's cool to walk around and see the houses.and see the canals. But it is not worth any kind of special visit. If you are close by, go for it. It's worth doing once. If not, you need not go out of your way

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great spaces for quiet, leisurely walks to see striking homes in historic picturesque settings. Thankfully, the bridges and narrow streets seem to naturally limit the vehicle traffic and pedestrian crowds, so you can enjoy the neighborhood stroll without feeling rushed or penned in.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was not a place to visit, perhaps due to the time of the year. There is really nothing to do or see other than walk by the dirty water and peek into peoples backyards.

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Sherman Oaks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

kinda a fun thing to see. it isn't venice italy but it is a small version. years ago the bridges went the opposite way so even if you have been years ago, it is cleaned up and a lot nicer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its just a nice walkway between some residential houses . The look is like the venice canals. I wont say its a must be in los angeles but for couples to spend a romantic evening its a good spot

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in Los Angeles for 3 days after our cruise rented a car and went to Venice Beach to see the Venice Canals. We parked on side streets and walked to canals...the scenery is breathtaking so beautiful and the homes there are really nice...across the canals is Venice beach. We really enjoyed Los Angeles and California coast much more... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

With a name like Venice, what's not to like about strolling along the canal? Well, authentically, the smell and the neighborhood come to mind. These canals were built for the same reason as those in Italy: to drain the land. That means stagnation; hence the smell. The pathways do give you view of cute/nice houses and their fenced-off gardens. And... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Surprisingly quite neighborhood with a lot of fun housees. A "need to see" when i Venice. Not far from the beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This by far, one of my favorite places to hang out and photograph. It's tucked away in Venice, only a few blocks from the madness of Venice Beach. Once there you forget that you're in California. I love that it's never crowded, very clean, very little to no noise. I feel as though I've been transported to Venice Italy while... More 

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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.
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