From glittering Rodeo Drive to the fascinating Mojave Desert, California appeals to nature lovers, wine aficionados, cinema devotees, and sophisticated urbanites. There are 17 Watermark communities in the Golden State. Eight communities are in Northern California: Carmel, Emeryville, Fremont, Livermore, Napa, Oakland, San Francisco, and San Ramon. Another nine communities are in Southern California: Beverly Hills, Corona del Mar, Dana Point, Los Angeles, Oceanside, Palm Desert, Riverside, San Gabriel, and Whittier.