Southern California is known for its spectacular coastal areas, with sunny beaches and fragrant oceanic air. And Dana Point, a small and affluent beach town just south of Los Angeles, is no exception. The Strand, a gated neighborhood within Dana point, consisting of 118 homes including 49 Beachview (Villa of Aphrodite) is about as exclusive as a beach can be in California. Legally, the public … Continue reading Villa of Aphrodite. California’s most intriguing mansion.