Catalina Island Journals

Catalina Island Getaway

A February 2007 trip to Catalina Island by DLYupitun

seafood galore at Armstrong Restaurant Photo, Catalina Island, California More Photos
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Catalina Island Getaway

Overview

seafood galore at Armstrong Restaurant Photo, Catalina Island, California
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Let us sail aboard a high speed catamaran and be amazed at the breathtaking scenery along the way to Catalina Island. This island oasis off the coast of Long Beach is a perfect weekend getaway for Angelinos. Its beauty has lured Hollywood and has served as the location for the filming of many classic films such as "The Ten Commandments" and "Ben Hur." Avalon, the only city in Catalina Island is best explored on foot. A seaside stroll from Cabrillo boat terminal to downtown offers a spectacular view of Avalon Bay. Once you reach downtown you will be greeted by a montage of fascinating stores, galleries, squares, alleys, and restaurants. Further North is the Casino, an art deco building whic...Read More