10 Things to Do in Long Beach

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Long Beach is a beautiful city located in California. It has a population of about 500,000. It is a busy city. And it hosts various carnivals, sporting events, and festivals. It is one of the largest shipping ports in the world. It is popular with a lot of people because of its diversity and excitement.


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10 Things to Do in Long Beach Long Beach is a beautiful city located in California. It has a population of about 500000. It is a busy city. And it hosts various carnivals sporting events and festivals. It is one of the largest shipping ports in the world. It is popular with a lot of people because of its diversity and excitement. Here are things to do in Long Beach. 1. The Aquarium of Pacific Visit the Aquarium of Pacific with your family. It is a world-class aquarium and it has several interactive exhibits. It is perfect for visitors of all ages. It features more 11000 animals and 500 species. And do not forget to check the Shark Lagoon that has more than 150 sharks. Then there is June Keyes Penguin Habitat where you will see twenty Magellanic Penguins that play in and out of the water. 2. Bluff Park It is close to 12 acres. It is on the edge of the small upscale Bluff neighborhood. Frequent visitors say it has a good aura. And People who enjoy outdoor activities such as jogging walking favor this park. This park has jogging paths and offers free daily yoga. There are telescopes which you can use to look at the horizon. And there is the Lone Sailor which is a bronze statue in the park that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. 3. Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum Its abbreviation is P.I.E.A.M. You will find past and present exhibits. These exhibits focus on the symbolism of the native tattoos of the Islanders and the culture of cloth garments of the Islanders. P.I.E.A.M shares its interesting culture by using creative ways. And the environment is not only friendly to kids but it offers craft making sessions during tours. The admission fee is around 5 per person. 4. Harbor Cruise Take an educational and scenic harbor cruise with Spirit Cruises or Harbor Cruise. You will enjoy the beautiful views of The Queen Mary and Long Beach harbor. Your guide will show you plentiful sea life such as sea lions

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whales dolphins marine birds and harbor seals. This is a perfect way to immerse yourself in the local environment and relax on the water. 5. The Queen Mary It is a ship that has captured the hearts of millions of people around the world. Visit The Queen Marry where you will find a hotel dine in multiple restaurants and enjoy tours and exhibits. If you want to stay on board you can stay as a hotel guest. There is a nighttime tour of the many intricate rooms of the ship. 6. Visit Catalina Island You can visit Catalina Island when you are in Long Beach. It takes an hour to reach this island. The island has rocky shores that hold tons of history. It was a trendy resort island and popular for Hollywood films in the 1920s. Nowadays it has a resort golf courses a casino and a working ranch. It is owned by William Wrigley the Chicago Cubs owner so the team holds their spring training session on this island. 7. Shoreline Village It is a great destination for dining shopping and entertainment. It is found close to the beautiful harbor. Do you love romantic sunset walk Visit this village while you are in this city. And if you want to enjoy a family bike ride visit this village where you will ride down the coastal bike path. The village has several stores and restaurants that serve fresh seafood. And it is a perfect place to find a souvenir. 8. Enjoy Live Performance If you love music and theater you can always find a new performance in the different venues in this city. There are Music Angelica Long Beach Symphony and the Long Beach Opera which are always packed. And the local community supports local theater companies by performing regularly at venues such as the International City Theatre and Long Beach Playhouse. 9. Shop and Stroll If you love shopping you will love this city because it has vintage shops unique boutiques your favorite retailers and outlet bargains. You can start shopping at local shops in Pine Avenue. If you want deals on your favorite brands head over to Pike Outlets. Then there is funky Retro Row on 4th Street that is perfect for

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people who love vintage discoveries. Another great shopping destination in this city is the Belmont Shores neighborhood. 10. Historic Ranch Site There is a garden and historic ranch site at Rancho Los Alamitos. They are open to the public. And the entrance is free. There is an adobe ranch house which serves as a museum on this property. And the house preserves the history of the area. It is great for people of all ages. And the working farm on this property is home for rabbits chickens horses and goats. However it is only open from 1 p.m to 5 p.m. These are 10 things to do in Long Beach.

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