Your neighbors are:
Surf lovers, but they don’t stop there—San Clemente also maintains a host of art galleries. And this is California, so good,
healthful food is always being cooked and shared in someone’s home.
Visiting San Clemente: Stay a week: Casa Tropicana Boutique Inn has eight romantic rooms in a five-story Spanish-style building overlooking a palm tree-lined beach and the 1926 San Clemente Pier; 800/492-1245 or casatropicana.com. Stay a month: A three-bedroom, two-bath cottage that sleeps eight in a quiet neighborhood, from $4,000/month; vacationrentals.com (Listing ID 41075).