The Palos Verdes peninsula looms over the South Bay of Los Angeles County. It's an oasis of greenery in a region dominated by concrete and asphalt. Horse Trails, ocean cliffs, tidepools and nature walks abound.
Pacific Coast Highway goes past Palos Verdes.
There is some form of local public transportation. Palos Verdes Peninsula Transit. But if you're travelling around Southern California you'll already know that it's really tough to rely on public transportation to get around.
Palos Verdes is bounded by four major roads. Palos Verdes Drive North, which runs parallel to Pacific Coast Highway, Palos Verdes Drive South and Palos Verdes Drive West, which runs along the Pacific Ocean, and Palos Verdes Drive East, which overlooks the Harbor Area.