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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.

Seaside is a city in Monterey County, California, with a total population of 31,696 as per the 2000 census. Though, because of undocumented immigration, the number is probably ten percent higher. This city is the home of California State University, Monterey Bay, CSUMB, which is on the site of the former Fort Ord.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 23.2 square kilometers. As per the census of 2000, there were 31,696 people, 9,833 households, and 7,394 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,385.9 per square kilometers. The Big Dune is part of admired culture in Seaside. It is a large dune near the junction of Fremont Blvd and California State Route 1. People write messages on the dune with ice plant.

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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