Santa Monica is the essence of the Southern California beach lifestyle with its magnificent beaches, surfing, fishing, volleyball, and biking. It has a population of 90,000 content, sun loving residents. Its location is ideal not only for the scenery, but it is also located only 8 miles north of the Los Angeles International airport. Santa Monica has a unified school district conjoined with Malibu that composed of sixteen schools within the district's boundraies. Santa Monica also houses four colleges and the Art Institute of California, which not surprising since creativity is streaming across the city with magnificent street art and galleries.
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It’s a challenge to be bored in the fascinating city of Santa Monica. The Santa Monica Pier has a full amusement park over the ocean with a recently updated 90 ft high ferris wheel, enjoyable for the whole family. If you would like to take a dive into facts about the ocean stop by the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium where children 12 and under enter for free (suggested donation). Parks are present throughout the city, in particular the Douglas Park is well known and was honored by the California Recreation Association for its immaculate design.
Excellent edcuation, recreation and job opportunities in Santa Monica
As for night time entertainment you can take a stroll down the 3rd Street Promenade where street performers play drums, acoustic guitars and tambourines for the public. Afterwards stop by one of the local bars; ranging from pool halls to rooftop lounges, wherever you go will be enjoyable with an oceanside backdrop and cool sea breeze. Fun Fact: Since opened in 1909 the Santa Monica Pier was not always intended for fun, but actually a sewage portal for seven years and was later renovated into an amusement park.
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