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TV Shows Filmed Around Santa Monica

When you think of locations that TV shows are filmed, you probably think about Hollywood first. It’s an obvious spot, but did you know that many popular TV shows have been filmed around Santa Monica? Some famous TV shows have been set in Santa Monica, while others...

Your Santa Monica Pier Handbook

The Santa Monica Pier is one of the most popular hangout destinations in the city. Tourists and locals alike flock to the Pier to enjoy a plethora of activities. There truly is a little something for everyone to enjoy. Honestly, you’d probably need more than one day...

Santa Monica Top Surfing Spots

Santa Monica surfing is probably one of the most popular activities in the area. Everyone loves to take their board out on the water and catch that perfect wave. Some beaches are better than others when you’re looking to surf. You may even run into a few parks where...

Must See Public Art In Santa Monica

Tourists continue to flock to the Pacific Ocean-side city of Santa Monica each year. With the Santa Monica Pier, amazing deep-sea fishing, surfing, and a variety of free public art in the nearby area, it is no wonder that this coastal town attracts so many visitors....

Santa Monica Urban Legends

Along with places to shop and eat, Santa Monica also contains its fair share of ghost stories and lore. You never know what you may encounter when walking down the Santa Monica Pier at night. Grabbing a few friends and exploring Santa Monica urban legends is a fun way...

Top Spots For Celebrity Sightings In Santa Monica

Santa Monica boasts a wide range of must-do activities and must-see places. Therefore, it is no wonder that celebrity sightings in Santa Monica are quite common. If you will be visiting Santa Monica and hope to see a couple of celebs too be sure to get your beach bum...

Santa Monica 2019 Summer Edition

Summer has finally made its grand debut here in Southern California! Santa Monica is brimming with events that you’ll want to mark on your calendar. There is literally something for the whole family to enjoy. Get ready for a fun-filled Santa Monica summer! Here are 5...

Hauntings Of Santa Monica

Visiting Santa Monica, California,is filled with excitement, shopping, and fabulous food. However, many tourists choose to take their visit a step further by getting to know the city’s ghosts. Santa Monica hauntings are alive, well, and part of the rich history of the...