The Los Angeles County in sunny California hosts the beautiful Santa Monica Bay, an ideal location facing the Ocean and blessed by a warm climate and over 300 days a year of sunshine. With 3.5 miles of Southern California sandy beaches, Santa Monica Beach is a welcome retreat for everyone, boasting one of the most beautiful parts of California coastline and a range of activities for every taste. Whether here for a day or a week, there's always a great variety of things to do on your Californian holiday, from beaches to arts, from shopping to award-winning dining, visitors will always find so much to do in and around Santa Monica. The Santa Monica Pier with its historic Carousel - which has become a National Historic Landmark - and solar-powered Ferris Wheel, four celebrated Farmer's Markets, are just some of the most iconic landmarks of Santa Monica. With over 90 museums and art galleries, public sculptures, art and architectural landmarks, and street performances, the Santa Monica arts scene is active, world renowned and offers something for almost everyone. The Ocean, the beaches and the cool, seaside breeze make the perfect backdrop for the lively Californian nightlife: in Santa Monica visitors can experience the unique variety of bars, nightclubs and live performances. In Santa Monica, you won’t have time to get bored!