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4 Catalina Island
Dave Lauridsen

Soak up some sun on Catalina Island, CA

This is an island retreat only 40 minutes by ferry from the mainland. You can splash around on Avalon Beach, stroll through the harbor town of Avalon, or take a jeep tour of the wild backcountry. 

More:  Island romance, Catalina-style


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