Experience the essence of the California lifestyle here in Santa Monica where you can rub shoulders with surfers, families and titans of Silicon Beach to stake your claim to the California Dream. A beach lover’s paradise, Santa Monica is bordered by the Pacific Palisades to the North, West LA to the east and Venice to the South. Home to the emerging tech hub called Silicon Beach, Santa Monica offers an array of world-class shopping, dining, outdoor recreation, and entertainment steps away from the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Distinctive for its walkable downtown core Santa Monica is home to the world famous Third Street Promenade, an open-air pedestrian-friendly retail corridor that features dozens of restaurants and clothing boutiques.
Festive and community-oriented Santa Monica holds its annual Twilight Concerts at the pier. It is home to the largest farmers market in Southern California, which promotes the virtues of healthy eating and sustainable living. Santa Monica is known for its fitness friendly and laid-back lifestyle. Whether you swim, surf, run or skate, residents enjoy an endless array of outdoor recreational activities. Like Will Rogers State Beach for volleyball, the 4th Street stairs for aerobic activity, or bike path to stretch from the sandy beaches of Santa Monica to the golden bluffs in Malibu. If the nightlife is more your scene, the Bungalow, the penthouse at the Huntley and the Shore Bar are perfect venues to grab a drink. If you’re looking to raise a family, Santa Monica has some of the best schools in all of Los Angeles including McKinley Elementary, Lincoln Middle School, Santa Monica High, and the private Crossroads School. Beachside living comes at a high price, however. Santa Monica routinely ranks as one of the most expensive places to buy or rent in the Los Angeles area. Whether you travel to Santa Monica for the sandy beachesoroceansidebreezes,SantaMonicaistheperfectplacetolivetheCaliforniaDream.
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