Corona del Mar
Perched above the cliffs of the Pacific Ocean, Corona del Mar is Crown of the Sea. Locals call it CDM with its own vibe of vintage cottages, stunning new construction all located on flower names residential streets. Homeowners and visitors can enjoy restaurants, live music, summer jazz concerts and shops lining the main streets of CDM.
The two main beaches are Corona del Mar beaches are Big Corona. Big Corona features surf, cliffs, a jetty, and a variety of activity from surfing and skim boarding to volleyball. Surfing enthusiasts can see the waves once carved up by surfing legend Duke Kahanamoku, the area’s first recognized surfer. Little Corona is a quiet little paradise next to Big Corona or Main Beach, offering a more tranquil and relaxing environment. The greatest attraction here is the tide pool, where an up-close adventure with sea life can be found.