Heather Paul Expert 1 Realty Real Estate Agent, Realtor: California: Venice: Santa Monica

VENICE, CA COMMUNITY INFORMATION-LIVING IN VENICE BEACH

Venice Beach is world renowned and one of the most popular destinations in California.  It is known for its canalsbeaches and circus-like Ocean Front Walk, a two-and-a-half mile pedestrian-only promenade that features performers, fortune-tellers, artists, and vendors.  

Venice Beach includes the beach, the promenade that runs parallel to the beach ("Ocean Front Walk" or just "the boardwalk"), Muscle Beach, the handball courts, the paddle tennis courts, Skate Dancing plaza, the numerous beach volleyball courts, the bike trail and the businesses on Ocean Front Walk. The basketball courts in Venice are renowned across the country for their high level of streetball; numerous NBA players developed their games or recruited on these courts.

Downtown Venice

The areas along Abbot Kinney and Grand Boulevards and Main Street form the traditional downtown of Venice. During the 1920s and 1930s, the area's nightlife was quite active, with thousands of Angelenos arriving every night by streetcar.

Venice has always been known as a hangout for the creative and the artistic. In the 1950s and 60s, Venice became a center for the Beat generation. There was an explosion of poetry and art.

Venice Beach Real Estate is desireable as well.  Here are some beautiful homes for sale in Venice Beach, Ca currently: http://santamonica-realestateagent.com/idx/city/venice/

 

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VENICE, CA COMMUNITY INFORMATION-LIVING IN VENICE BEACH
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Venice Beach is world renowned and one of the most popular destinations in California. It is known for its canals beaches and circus -like Ocean Front Walk, a two-and-a-half mile pedestrian-only promenade that features performers, fortune… more