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Driving in Los Angeles
Los Angeles Freeways

The 110 and 101 Freeways through Downtown Los Angeles, CA

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If you're coming from outside LA, you may think you'll be fine driving in the city, but you're likely to find yourself frustrated by more than just the traffic. Driving in Los Angeles is not that complicated, but there are some laws, some customs and some neighborhoods that can be a little confusing if you're not used to them.

In the next few pages I've outlined some tips that can help you fit into LA's car culture, navigate the city and keep you from standing out as a tourist or ruining your trip with an expensive traffic ticket.

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