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Long Beach Waterfront

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Address: 54th Place and Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA
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Private Helicopter Tour over Long Beach and Los Angeles
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Relax, Dine or enjoy the Activities

This a lovely place to watch the sunset, Queen Mary in the distance or the lighthouse among other things. It's a nice place to take a friend or family from out of town to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Long Beach, California
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Long Beach, California
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124 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This a lovely place to watch the sunset, Queen Mary in the distance or the lighthouse among other things. It's a nice place to take a friend or family from out of town to appreciate Long Beach's authentic attraction.

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've lived in Long Beach for 20 years and have seen the changes made at the waterfront. Now it is a great place to eat, walk, run or just hang out. Lots of things to see and do for both adults and kids.

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Long Beach, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I'm a Long Beach resident and I love coming here as much as I can. If you're visiting Long Beach don't forget the Waterfront! You can see all kinds of ships and sea life. Picnics here are great and you might even catch a TV series or movie being filmed around the area!

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The waterfront underwent a huge makeover in the 90's after the Navy moved out. This is now a great area to spend a couple hours or a whole afternoon and evening.Lots and lots of restaurants and attractions. Walkways connecting everything. The Aquarium is close by along with movie theaters and the ferris wheel and roller coaster.

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Nashville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit early in the morning. It's a perfect waterfront spot, clean and safe, with a variety of ways to enjoy (walk, run, sit, meditate)

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We moved down to the Long Beach waterfront in May 2016 and we have not regretted it for a day! If you want anything like a beach/urban setting, this is the place to be. There's 1 million things to do, the beach is on one side and the East Village arts District is on the other side. Come and visit... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a chance to come nearby, stop by the Marina, leave your car and walk around these beautiful homes, nicely decorated for Christmas season. You'll be amazed by the variety of styles and rich decorations

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Rochelle, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came in after a rare rain in Long Beach, and the air was so clean, you could literally see the mountains. However, in this case, we were focused on the walk. It's a good walk - we walked around, visited the base of the lighthouse, and continued back to the city proper. This is good for a good 30... More 

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Clayton, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of places to eat and shop. The outlet shore have great prices. The Ferris wheel and bridge are beautiful at night.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked along here while visiting long beach over night. Had been raining but was sunny while we walked around. Some restaurants and shops nearby.

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