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The 5 Best Places To Stay In Santa Monica

Last year, over 780,000 people made their way to the Golden State and vacationed in Santa Monica. The sun, sand, and surf are just the beginning of what makes this city a great place for both family vacations and romantic getaways. There are forty hotels within four...

History Of The Santa Monica Pier Carousel

There are roller coasters, haunted houses, bumper cars, and Ferris wheels, but when it comes to amusement park staples, nothing is quite as classic as the carousel. The ride has a fascinating history, dating back to a game played by Turkish and Arabian horsemen in the...

5 Fun Facts About Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a vivacious city that almost 4 million people call home. In addition to those passionate residents, there are over 50 million people who visit the wonderful city each year. Regardless if you fall in the Los Angeles native or tourist bucket, you may be...