Santa Monica is home to beautiful beaches, a world famous pier, Hollywood celebrity homes, famous hotels, and much more. Since the early 20th-century, Santa Monica has become one of the most famed beach resort towns on the California coast. Abundant sunshine doesn't hurt either Santa Monica is also known as the official end point of historic Route 66. This 9-mile walk through Santa Monica takes you not only to the famed pier and along the beach, but to some of the most beautiful Art Deco style homes and buildings found anywhere in the Los Angeles area. 30 Stops are highlighted on this 9-mile self-guided walk where you will learn more about the history of Santa Monica, its famous residents, and its outstanding historical buildings. Beautiful photos are included that enhance your experience. This guide book allows for great photo-taking opportunities, to go at your own pace, take breaks, and explore off of the beaten path.