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Pine Ave. & E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have not been in Long Beach in years. It is a whole new city. Streets are nice and clean. The public transportation works.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is so much to see on Ocean drive. We enjoyed the route, taking our time to see the sights. The Long Beach Museum of Arts is located on East Ocean drive

1  Thank happytoberetired
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This area is my favorite of all the beaches along the coast. Their Pride is showing !! Traffic can be at a standstill at times but that is true of any popular beach area in CA.

1  Thank Sandi20170
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We enjoyed a stroll along Pine Ave and we also drove on Ocean Blvd and saw it during the Long Beach Grand Prix preparation.Scenic and historic at the same time. We love the design of the freeway access into and out of Downtown Long Beach....More

3  Thank MandC0218
Reviewed 3 April 2018

I have been watching Long Beach change as a city over the past 3 decades. Where once it was very depressed it is now becoming quite a hip city with plenty of restaurants, bars and entertainment for the whole family.

1  Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Not ever too busy. Good shops. Great ice-cream shop and cinemas. Walk along the boardwalk. Grab a drink or something to eat. I love it

2  Thank LeanneTN
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Had breakfast in downtown and had so much fun we decided to walk around. Great little shops everywhere - something for everyone.

1  Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Wonderful restaurants to chose from. Nice Shops and plenty of hotels. Close to the cruise port, Convention Center and the Aquarium.

1  Thank joeinskookum
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We stayed right downtown about 1/2 mile from Pine Pier. We had occasion to enjoy a few restaurants in the area and walk about a bit. It has much to offer if the air were cleaner. We did enjoy the walk down to the aquarium...More

1  Thank Violette54
Reviewed 25 January 2018

While not overly impress with the waterfront park, I did enjoy the downtown area. Great mix of flowers, trees, sculpture, and art! Enjoyed just sitting on a bench a relaxing in the warm sun and cool breeze!

1  Thank Astros80
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I think the way to learn this is to first decide what you want to see and then how much time you want to spend on each place. check out TA's Lists of Things to Do and See, under Long Beach
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Answer about 'being safe'..... Sad to say in ALL big cities, there is no such thing as 'being safe'. We live in different times. Locals and visitors need to always watch their surroundings and keep an eye on your... More
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