Long Beach Local Customs

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  • 1. Information / Sources

    Most people, even people who live in Long Beach, do not know what the little islands in the harbor are. They are man made islands that are actually oil drilling platforms. There was a consortium of...

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  • 2. People

    People in Long Beach are MUCH more casual and laid back than people in LA and Hollywood. People are not as pretentious and flash their money around (as much). Most people are into the casual and...

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  • 3. Food / Drink

    If you can afford to travel and eat out, start at 20% and work your way Up or Down... By ALL MEANS ask your server for local resources and hot spots... In LONG BEACH, we are heavily populated by...

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  • 4. Art / Music / Shopping

    SHOPPING: Remember to bring along an extra bag in cloth material (like what I always do). :-)) If you're coming from Europe or Asia, buy only the American brand products. They are really, really...

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  • 5. See Dogs on Parade during Howl'oween!

    So, here's one for the travelling dog lover. Come to the world's largest dog Halloween parade, happening annually in dogged-crazed Belmont Shore. Although a...

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  • 6. Doggy Freedom in Belmont Shore

    It's a dog's life and scene in Belmont Shore. Throughout the year, there are many dog related events, like parades exclusively for them and their human...

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  • 7. Long Beach oil platforms

    People here seem to think of oil drilling as a necessary evil. So, when oil was discovered in Long Beach, the platforms were made into artificial islands, with...

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  • 8. Palm trees

    In much of Southern California, the streets are lined with very tall palm trees on both sides of the streets and Long Beach is no exception.

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  • 9. Romantic Sunsets

    The marina is a favorite place for couples to have a romantic walk and to sit and watch the sunsets.

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