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Downtown Long Beach

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Address: Pine Ave. & E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA
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Downtown Long Beach Food Walking Tour
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Private Helicopter Tour over Long Beach and Los Angeles
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Private Helicopter Tour of Downtown Los Angeles Landmarks

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You can walk or ride a bike the Downton Long Beach. You cna take beautiful pictures and is well located.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 September 2016
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Chamonix, France
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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

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Torrance, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Downtown Long Beach has improved but yet to me it needs to improve more. However it is much cleaner then before.

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Nashville
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is SO much here now since this has been revitalized. It's smallish as a downtown area goes, lots of things within a small space but it's a wonderful happening spot. Nice restaurants, nice waterfront walking, a lovely place to go on a Sunday afternoon.

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Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downtown Long Beach is always happening, some event or concert or convention is always poppin' up. Pine Ave north of Ocean Blvd has all the eateries you could ever want. Asian, Greek, Spanish, Mexican, Latin American, Argentenian, Japanese, Irish, Seafood, Italian... Sketchy corner on Pine and Broadway because of the 7-Eleven.. Make sure you always watch your surroundings here and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a good day and the beach is beautiful. We got to roam about the downtown and had a wonderful time.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Long Beach is very cool, very pedestrian. Easy parking and lots to do and yoiu can walk about everywhere. If not hop on the bus.

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Long Beach, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you haven't been to downtown Long Beach in 5 years, you need to; it's not the same place. New shops, dining, apartments, The Pike is actually cool, The East Village is now a lively, funky Arts District, and there's plenty to do on both Pine and Broadway. Don't be the last to find out how cool the LBC is!

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Port Orange, Florida, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I love downtown Long Beach, with the old historical buildings alongside the new skyscrapers. Beautiful ocean views and sunsets, as well (even though the sun sets in the West) lol!

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Panama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

You can walk or ride a bike the Downton Long Beach. You cna take beautiful pictures and is well located.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Long beach doesn't have amazing architecture, or ancient cultural sites so it seems like most other towns in California of the same size. It's nice that you get little peaks of water between the buildings. It's usually pretty clean except the public library which apparently the city gave over to the homeless, but we feel safe walking here, the drivers... More 

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