Well, I'll definitely give it to Newport, CDM, and Laguna Beach for natural beauty. My vote for the HB pier and Main Street is a crossover with bar bites and nightlife. There is no better hangout spot than the HB Pier and Main Street if you actually want some youthful liveliness from your beach city. Also, there's a reason HB is called Surf City.
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