Whatever your plans, Long Beach is the place t start. We're centrally located to all Southern California attractions and just a boat ride away from Catalina Island. Plus, you can enjoy a day at the Aquarium of the Pacific or tour the majestic Queen Mary and still have time for that bike ride at sunset. The City of Long Beach offers a variety of outstanding cultural arts and music festivals and world-class sporting events. Spend a few days and you'll discover Long Beach has so much more to offer in shopping, dining, the arts, and nightlife. Long Beach is definitely the place to start for all your Southern California adventures!