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About Torrance, California

The city of Torrance is situated on the South Bay Region L.A., in Southern California. It is only 2 miles away from Los Angeles International Airport. Torrance is best known for its friendly atmosphere that makes doing business in the city easier. There are many firms ranging from computer companies to auto manufacturers, that have headquarters in the city. The locals of Torrance enjoy the one and a half miles of clean beach in the area. It has smooth sands, a lifeguard, volleyball nets, and swings for kids. The City of Torrance is home to a various cuisines, exhibiting the community's diversity. There are Asian, American and European restaurants in the city. The Alpine Village in Torrance is where the Oktoberfest event in Southern California happens every year. Its customary Bavarian amusement is provided by Oom Pah Pah flown in straight from Germany. During the event, the guests’ cravings for German fare are sated, and thirsts are quenched by tasty German beers. The Daily Breeze International Surf Festival is held every year in the City of Torrance. The event attracts thousands of people every summer. Other activities in Torrance are the Short Film Festival, Bunka-Sai Japanese Festival, Armed Forces Day observance, Gourmet Food and Wine Festival, and more. There are many places of interest near to Torrance. The Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, and Cabrillo Marine Aquarium at San Pedro are just two of them. Palos Verdes is also near Torrance and the best way to see the place is by driving along the Palos Verdes drive.

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