Surf history and waves in Venice Beach, where relics of Abbot Kinney's vision gave way to pioneering dynamics in the sport.
From the heart of Venice to the iconic Santa Monica, this bicycle ride along Main Street passes great eateries and intriguing architecture.
A trio of art establishments ranging from theater and poetry to public art and screenwriting anchors itself on Venice Boulevard.
Venice nurtured the rise of modern skateboarding and you can witness or participate in the legacy of talent such as Jeff Ho and Craig Stecyk anywhere along the boardwalk or at the Venice Skate Park.
Tourists flock from all over the world to bathe on Venice's sandy shore and walk through the circus-like attractions of the boardwalk.
Co-founded by David Wilson - winner of the Macarthur Fellowship in 2001 - and his wife, Diana Wilson, the Museum of Jurassic Technology is part factual, part fantastical, and wholly engaging.