Los Angeles, San Diego & Southern California travel guide
In all of your California daydreaming, palm trees, golden sands and Pacific sunsets beckon, right? The good news: SoCal is where those cinematic fantasies really can come true.
- 3 local authors
- 16 weeks of research
- 47 clear & easy-to-use maps
- 44 stunning beaches
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