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Listed under Beaches in US West Coast, United States.

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Rich in artistic culture and decadent seaside landscapes, Carmel-by-the-Sea offers a sweet, charming beach-town experience. Loved by famous residents such as Upton Sinclair, Brad Pitt, and Ansel Adams, Carmel is also known as the "artist's colony." A haven for theatres and galleries, Carmel's natural beauty alone inspires writers and artists.

Carmel combines unblemished beaches with delightful restaurants and shops. Its waters are perfect for whale-watching and surfing, and Carmel's cliffs are great for scenic hiking trips.

Written by  Jackie Kochell.

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