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Santa Paula

California is the most populous state of the United States. Located on the Pacific coast of North America, it is bordered by Oregon, Nevada, Arizona and Mexico. California is known for its pleasant climate and ethnically diverse population. The name California is most commonly believed derived from a storied paradise peopled by black Amazons and ruled by Queen Califia.

Santa Paula is a city in Ventura County, California, United States. Its population was 28,598 at the 2000 census. It has been dubbed the Citrus Capital of the World. As the initial headquarters of the company that became Unocal, it was one of the early centers of California's enormous petroleum industry. As per the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.9 square kilometers.

The vicinity of Santa Paula was initially inhabited by the Chumash, a Native American people. Father Junipero Serra became active in the area during the Spanish mission period. In 1928, this town was devastated by the failure of William Mulholland's St. Francis Dam. The 2007 flick Georgia Rule is at present being filmed in Santa Paula.

This destination is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in California worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of California. It can also be considered as the preeminent, historical and potential tourism destination that enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers to become one of the most visited places.

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