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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.

Temecula is a city in southwestern Riverside County, California, United States. The population was 57,716 as per the 2000 census. The current population as of January 2006 has skyrocketed to 93,923. It was incorporated on December 1st, 1989. This is bordered by Murrieta on the northwest and the Pechanga Indian Reservation on the south, with unincorporated areas of Riverside County on all of its other borders. It is served by the I-15 Temecula Valley Freeway and I-215.
Temecula is famous for its hot air balloon rides and tours, floating over wineries and desert terrain. The image of colorful hot air balloons is used throughout the Temecula Valley as a quickly familiar symbol of the city. In 1991, Pepsi playpark opened in old town Temecula, one of hundreds of children's playgrounds sponsored by the food corporation.  According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 68.1 square kilometers. As of the census of 2000, there were 57,716 people, 18,293 households, and 15,164 families residing in the city. The population density was 848.6 square kilometers.

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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