Made it to the beach by around 8 pm on my first day here. It wasn't too busy - felt like most people had left for the day (although it was still light and the water was warm).
The beach felt sorta like Manly beach in Sydney - very built up with shops and likely packed during the day. I later found out the beaches in the city are completely man made for the Olympics in 1992. It also has marinas filled with fancy yachts, and a few supercars, for good measure.Read more