Hermosa, in Spanish, means beautiful. Quite simply. Hermosa Beach, unrolls its ribbon of blond sand to infinity, along the boards of "The Strand" (30 kilometers of uninterrupted promenade, leading from Santa Monica to Torrance Beach. Younger than its neighbor to the north, Manhattan beach, more crazy as Redondo beach, its southern neighbor sung by Patti Smith, Hermosa beach is both party and sporty.In the early morning surfers cross paths with night owls. You can immerse yourself in both the sea and the Californian atmosphere as soon as you set foot on the continent.