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“Nice Atmosphere!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Santa Monica Beach

Santa Monica Beach
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$125.00*
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Venice Beach Private Surf Lesson
Ranked #2 of 103 things to do in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This popular beach is a favorite among television and movie producers.
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Nice Atmosphere!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2013

Most of the times it is hard for a Brazilian, specially one from Rio de Janeiro like me, to talk about beaches located in other countries. That being said, this beach is literally a breeze to evaluate: it is very clean, with a nice infrastructure (the parking is literally on the beach, with many options around it), good sand extension and to top it all: the pier, which has an amusement park and many restaurants, so you can actually grab a bite to eat over the ocean! Ah, do miss the chance of taking a picture near the information booth, where you can see a sign for the start/end of the famous Route 66. I did!

Visited July 2013
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“The Pier and the Beach are awesome.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2013

The Pier at sunset is amazing. We played on the beach, watch some decent volleyball, enjoyed the serious athletes on the different exercise stations and ate at a small bar. Love the place!

Visited September 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Lots to see and do”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2013

Did not swim on this beach, but it’s beautiful, with wide sandy shores. Exercise equipment and climbing ropes are permanently there, for the public to use.

Visited October 2012
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Corrales, NM
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299 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Huge Sandy Beach”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2013

This beach is very wide and very long. Plenty of area to stroll and watch the surfers or just to sit and watch the passersby. It was much cleaner and better maintained than the last visit several years ago.

Visited September 2013
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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“Breath taking and serene”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2013

There is nothing to dislike about this beautiful scenery. Sand and water for miles and everyone just appears to be at peace. i have always thought of myself has a mountain girl but the beaches sure did capture me.

Visited September 2013
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