Holidaymakers looking for a fun area in the south west of the United States may like to try San Clemente in California. Visitors can enjoy many interesting things to do and see in this lovely area on the coast. There are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments, condos and cabins.
Holidaymakers staying in San Clemente can enjoy wonderful sandy beaches and glorious sunshine, making it a great location for sunbathing and beach sports. The beach and water sports visitors can try here include swimming, windsurfing, sailing, water skiing, fishing and surfing. In fact this is a very good resort for surfers with people coming from afar to tackle the waves here. Golfers can enjoy a round at several courses in the area including the 18-hole championship one at Talega. This is a fine area also for hikers and cyclists to explore, while other activities available here include tennis, mountain biking and horse riding. Holidaymakers will find some excellent restaurants and bars at the resort with a good choice of local and international cuisine. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers can purchase provisions from various stores and markets in the town.
San Clemente is located close to many wonderful and interesting places. In fact there are fine attractions in the resort itself such as Casa Romantica, which has exhibits and beautiful gardens. For visitors wanting a day away from the beach there is the option of taking an hour’s drive to Los Angeles, where there are fine landmarks such as the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Kodak Theatre. A huge number of museums and galleries are located here too such as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art. San Diego is also about an hour away and amongst the many attractions are the zoo and the San Diego Museum of Man.
The weather is hottest in July and August with average temperatures of about 76 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January and December when the average temperature is 45 degrees Fahrenheit. January is also the wettest month with 3.7 inches of rainfall on average. June through to August sees very little rainfall with an average of just 0.1 inches each month.
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is approximately an hour and 10 minute’s drive from San Clemente. Flights arrive here from many other U.S cities as well as international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing Capital (PEK), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SME), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Numerous car rental firms have desks at Los Angeles Airport including Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, National, Payless and Thrifty.