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Downtown Long Beach

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Address: Pine Ave. & E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA
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Pretty Clean and Tourist Free!

For an ocean front downtown, one has to admire how much it has remained free from the look of tourism. Sure, it features many restaurants, shops, and what have you, however, it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Harwich, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Definitely worth a visit, especially in the evening when it settles down a bit. Great place to dine by the harbour front. Very beautiful location for a romantic meal

Thank OoohPatsy
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42 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For an ocean front downtown, one has to admire how much it has remained free from the look of tourism. Sure, it features many restaurants, shops, and what have you, however, it isn't choking with overripe chains that will leave you fleeting for the toilet. The place has kept its local charm and that charm fits the perfect balance of... More 

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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623 reviews
236 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Having been to LA many times, I thought LB would be similar and had no interest in visiting until a friend told me otherwise. We met a group of friends to celebrate a birthday. We stayed at the Renaissance in the middle of downtown. I was surprised at how clean it is, how nice, and not too much traffic. Nothing... More 

Killeen, Texas, United States
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Formula one racetrack breezeway- my suggestion don't let your spouse drive if he ever wants to pretend to be a race car driver

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

It is cute, nice, clean, for a relax day, i really enjoyed my time in long beach, you can go to long beach or anaheim in just 30 min.

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Belmont Shore, California
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116 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Since my last review : what is new ..improving crime control means more patrons for "District Wine" AND "District Thai" (They have been voted "tops in town") "4th and Olive: voted #1 new café LaLa Land movie shot scenes in the "Blind Donkey on Linden @ 1st street. Also on 1st St is James Republic, and a great breakfast spot"... More 

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La Palma, CA
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480 reviews
167 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My wife loves spending a night or two in the Renaissance Long Beach on Pine Avenue and Ocean Blvd. As you walk out of the hotel, your are in close walking distance to a number of very good restaurants on Pine Avenue. If you are in good walking shape, you can walk down to a number of other very good... More 

Thank David from La Palma
Miami Lakes, Florida
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

After a long week its lovely to walk around and just see the amount of active people jogging and walking there dogs and between the Queen Mary and The Beachs there is always something to do...alot of Bums but even they laid back.... i enjoy Long Beach for what it is... enjoy and relax

Thank Jason B
Long Beach, California
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Of course, I grew up in SO Cal and remember the demise of the Pike, and LB Arena. Now there are many great restaurants, comedy clubs etc! Food from modest to magnificent and a pleasant place to walk either by the harbor or up on Second street. Even BIxby Knolls is cool once again!

Thank reekster
Chamonix, France
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76 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Long is a cool and cozy place for pedestrian touriss. It had a lot of things to offer here such as restaurants, bars, concerts.....lovely place

Thank Moreau P

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