The quaint villages, lovely beaches and the art and cultural scenes are among the many attractions that keep visitors coming to Long Beach California again and again. It a deep water port where international freight shipping is done and has grown to be a favorite stopping point for many cruise ships. What is today ‘Long Beach‘ was formally a Spanish ranch that was later on owned by the Bixby family. The family made the ranch a success, and its fame caught the attention of William Willmore who bought 4,000 acres of it in 1880. William has the grand plan of building a farm community thatRead More →

The greater area of Downtown Long Beach is located in the heart of Long Beach, California, a seaside city known for its lively and diverse community. The downtown area is a favorite spot for locals and tourists alike, as it features entertainment, restaurants and local art within walking distance of the beach. Downtown is bordered by the Los Angeles River, Ocean Boulevard, Alamitos Avenue and 7th Street, spanning roughly 1.5 square miles. Business District Long Beach is considered to have one of the nation’s most walkable downtown areas, making it ideal for shopping and dining throughout the business district. Notable areas within the district includeRead More →