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Top 15 Things to Do in Hollywood
Deciding what to do in Hollywood can be a challenge. Here are some of the most popular things to see and do in Hollywood, California.
12 Reasons to Visit Downtown Los Angeles
There are plenty of Things to Do in Downtown Los Angeles from historic sites, museums and live theatre to sporting events and night life.
Summer Concert Series bring outdoor music to...
There are many Summer Concert Series Around Los Angeles, many of them free. Here are over two dozen of the best outdoor summer concert series at parks, plazas, museums, shopping centers and other venues across LA.
Your Guide to Getting TV Show Tickets in Los...
Information on how to get TV show tickets and attend a taping in Los Angeles, as well as which companies have tickets to which TV shows at which studios.
Visiting Los Angeles on a Budget? 13 Best Free...
You don't have to spend a lot of money to have fun in Los Angeles, California. Some of the most famous attractions are free.
Check Out What's New and What's Fun at the OC...
The Orange County Fair is a traditional county fair that showcases the rural side of the county right in the city of Costa Mesa. the Fair includes four weeks of carnival rides, midway games, fair food and entertainment. See rates and schedule for this year...
6 Top Indoor Shopping Malls in Los Angeles
While Los Angeles has some great outdoor shopping areas and shopping districts, there are still many indoor malls worth visiting. Here are six of the best.
Your Hassle-Free Planner for Visiting Universal...
Tips and Tricks for Maximizing Your visit to Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles, CA.
The Most Romantic Things to Do in Los Angeles
Assuming you have a romantic partner with whom to experience all that Los Angeles has to offer, LA can be one of the most romantic places on the planet.
Visit Los Angeles Museums for Free
A list of Los Angeles Museums with free admission days
Need a Laugh? Check Out the Top 16 Comedy Clubs...
Here are the clubs where the already famous, soon-to-be famous and wannabe famous comics are ready to make you laugh in Los Angeles.
The Biggest & Best 4th of July Celebrations...
A guide to 4th of July fireworks and events around Los Angeles, the Valley and Orange County.
Where to Snap the Perfect Souvenir Photo of the...
A photo of the view of the Hollywood Sign from Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, CA.
See the Most of LA in 1 Day with This Turn by...
There is so much to see and do in Los Angeles. This one day Los Angeles itinerary is a driving tour that takes you through the highlights from Hollywood to Venice Beach in one day.
From Parks to Pirates: The 9 Best Kids'...
Some great activities to do with kids when visiting Los Angeles, California.
Top 10 Myths and Misconceptions about Los Angeles
Top 10 Myths and Misconceptions about Los Angeles - things people believe about LA that are (mostly) untrue.
The 10 Best Museums in Los Angeles
If you only have time to see a few museums of the hundred plus that are available, these are the most renowned of museums in Los Angeles.
From Hippy Beach to Celeb Shopping: Things to...
Venice is known as a haven for creative types. Here are the top attractions to see while strolling through the district's eclectic and bohemian boardwalk.
Best Los Angeles Theme Parks
A Guide to the Best Theme Parks in Los Angeles and Southern California
Where to Stay in LA: Your Guide to Hotels...
The most important factor in choosing a hotel for your visit to Los Angeles is location. Here's a guide to each area of Los Angeles with hotel information.
Beaches in Long Beach, CA
A guide to all the different beaches in Long Beach, CA with photos, descriptions, parking, amenities and activities at each beach.
9 Best Dance Clubs in Los Angeles
For those willing to stay out late, there are places to go dancing around Los Angeles every night of the week. Here are some of the best in LA.
Disneyland Ticket Options Can Be Confusing....
An overview of what kinds of tickets and ticket packages are available for Disneyland and Disney California adventure and where to buy tickets to get the best deal for you.
How to Get around LA: Your Guide to LAX and...
Getting around Los Angeles by rental car, shuttles, shared transportation, taxi, Metro or bus
All You Need to About Know Changing Money in...
Currency exchange options in Los Angeles. Tips on using and changing money in Los Angeles for foreign visitors. Where to change money in LA.
Visiting Disneyland? Find Headache-Saving Tips...
Tips for visiting Disneyland and Disney California Adventure at Disneyland Resort, from getting the best deals on tickets to what to wear.
The Most Beautiful Public Gardens in Los Angeles
Los Angeles Botanic Gardens - Gardens in Los Angeles - The Most Beautiful Gardens in Los Angeles
Grand Performances
Grand Performances Free Summer Concerts at California Plaza
Riding the Metro in Los Angeles
LA Metro Rates - Los Angeles Metro Rates. Page 3.
6 A-List Los Angeles Nightclubs You Probably...
There are so many night clubs to choose from in Los Angeles. Here are some of the top nightclubs for hanging with the Los Angeles A-List.
Best Places to Party in Downtown Long Beach, CA
The best Nightclubs, Dance Clubs and Bars in Downtown Long Beach, CA
Tips for Driving in LA Without Losing Your Sanity
Los Angeles has some unique driving customs. Here are some tips for Driving in Los Angeles so you don't stand out as a tourist.
Get the Most of Your LA Vacation with this Step...
What to Pack for Your Los Angeles Vacation
Get Your Bucket List Ready! The MEGA-Guide to...
The best, most comprehensive guide to things to do in Los Angeles, CA. There are so many activities to choose from that it can be hard to decide what to do in LA. This comprehensive guide organizes hundreds of attractions, activities and events into easy-to-navigate categories. It includes all the famous things you've heard of doing in LA and a whole bunch of cool options you might not have.
The 12 Most Popular Things to Do in Los Angeles
There are so many things to do in Los Angeles that it can be hard to choose. Start with these popular LA attractions based on annual number of visitors.
Shakespeare Under the Sun and Stars All Summer...
Shakespeare in the Park and other Summer Theatre Festivals around Los Angeles
21 Things to Do Near Disneyland
Orange County attractions and things to do in or near Anaheim, CA within half an hour of Disneyland California
The 3 Best Couples' Spas in Los Angeles
Best Couples Spas in Los Angeles - Most Romantic Couples Spas in Los Angeles
Greek culture is alive and dancing at these LA...
A guide to the many Greek Festivals in Southern California from Los Angeles and Orange County to Palm Desert and San Diego. These events celebrate Greek culture through food, music, dance, arts and crafts.
Southern California Water Parks
Southern California Water Parks - Los Angeles Water Parks
August Events in Los Angeles
A list of annual events each August in the Los Angeles Area. Page 8.
So Many Ways to Have Fun in Santa Monica CA
Santa Monica Attractions - Fun things to do in Santa Monica, CA, California
Explore by Day or Spend the Night at the...
Queen Mary Hours, Admission and Parking
Things to do in Long Beach
A dominant maritime center of the United States, Long Beach has a lot to see and do besides the harbor, including museums, arts district, and more.
Great Resources for Planning Your Disneyland...
A Complete Visitors Guide to Disneyland California with links to tips for getting the best deals and making the most of your visit to the Disneyland Resort.
Coolest Downtown LA Clubs and Bars
Hollywood may get more attention, but downtown Los Angeles has a more unique selection of bars and nightclubs than any other part of town.
Save Money on LA Entertainment and Attractions
You can save money on just about everything from restaurants and attractions to entertainment with these discounts.
July
July Events in the Los Angeles Area - Los Angeles Events in July. Page 7.
Raging Waters Water Park in San Dimas, CA
Raging Waters - Raging Waters Water Park in San Dimas, CA
Go Los Angeles Card
Go Los Angeles Card includes admission to over 30 top Los Angeles theme parks, museums and attractions for a flat rate. See the breakdown of whether it will save money for the things you want to do and see sample itineraries for maximizing savings.
Knott's Soak City USA
A guide to visiting Knott's Soak City USA Water Park in Buena Park, CA, affiliated with Knott's Berry Farm, near Los Angeles and Disneyland
San Pedro CA Photo Tour
The top things to do when visiting San Pedro, CA or cruising from the Port of Los Angeles
12 Places to See Cool Planes & Rockets & Learn...
Los Angeles has a rich history in aviation and aerospace, so it's not surprising that the area is rich with air and space museums and attractions. Here are the best places to see historic and famous airplanes, helicopters, space craft and related artifacts, as well as places you can fly real fighter jets or operate simulators.
Tips for First Time Disneyland Visitors
Basic information for first time visitors to Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, CA near Los Angeles
LA Airports Guide
Los Angeles Airports - Guide to Los Angeles Airports
Ways to See Movie and TV Stars on Your Los...
A list of some of the best ways to get to see TV and movie stars in Los Angeles, as well as some activities to make you feel like a star yourself.
September
A list of annual September Events in the Los Angeles Area Page 9.
Los Angeles Beach Bike Rental
Here are some places you can rent bikes along the beach in Los Angeles and Orange County from Santa Monica to Laguna Beach. Many of them also rent skates, surreys and other equipment.
RideMax for Disneyland
RideMax for Disneyland, using RideMax to reduce time spent waiting in line at Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure.
LACMA - LA's Encyclopedic Museum of Art and...
LACMA Visitor Information - Hours - Location - Parking
Hollywood & Highland:The Heart of Hollywood...
Hollywood & Highland is the Heart of Hollywood where movie iconography and kitsch museums rub elbows with the stars and star seekers.
Renting a Car in Los Angeles
If you need to rent a car in Los Angeles, here are the best strategies for getting a deal or finding the specialty car you want.
Dining with the Most Amazing Views in Los Angeles
There are a variety of criteria that make a restaurant romantic. In addition to the requisite intimate tables, these are the most romantic Restaurants with a stunning view in Los Angeles.
Whether you like your jazz hot, cool, Latin or...
Los Angeles Jazz Clubs - Best Jazz Clubs in Los Angeles
12 of the Best Gourmet Food Trucks in Los Angeles
My personal picks for some of the best gourmet food trucks in Los Angeles. Feel free to disagree.
Hollywood Boulevard
The History of Hollywood Boulevard, the most famous street in America.
Explore 75 Miles of Los Angeles Beaches with...
The best, most complete guide to Los Angeles area beaches, from the most famous to the most obscure, including photos, descriptions, allowed activities and parking options. Find the best beach for people watching, surfing, kiteboarding, avoiding crowds and much more.
The Spooky Side of LA: Ghost Hunting and...
A guide to ghost tours, crime and tragedy tours, cemetery tours, and paranormal attractions in Los Angeles and Orange County.
A Guide to Los Angeles Studio Tours
Here you will find a guide of 5 great suggestions for studio tours you should consider when visiting LA. Includes Paramount, Universal, Sony, and more.
Six Flags Magic Mountain - Visiting Magic...
A guide to the height requirement for each ride at Six Flags Magic Mountain
TCL Chinese Theater, formerly Grauman's Chinese...
A guide to TCL (formerly Grauman's) Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA
Hollywood Bowl: LA's Landmark Outdoor Concert...
Hollywood Bowl Tips and Extras on saving money, what to wear, smoking sections and more...
California Adventure
A Visitors Guide to Disney California Adventure theme park at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California including how to get the best deals on tickets and to maximize your time at the park
The California Science Center
The California Science Center in Los Angeles is a top science museum with plenty of activities for kids and adults. This guide will help you make the most of your visit.
Things to Do in West Hollywood
West Hollywood is a city within Los Angeles adjacent to Hollywood that has its own attractions. Here are the top things to do in West Hollywood, CA from culture to shopping and nightlife.
LA Boat Tours
A Guide to LA boat tours and cruises, whale watching, harbor tours, dinner, brunch and party cruises and more water tours around Los Angeles and Orange County.
Labor Day Weekend Events in Greater Los Angeles
A list of fun Labor Day Weekend Events in Greater Los Angeles, CA
The Best Places to Stay in LA for Super Stars...
A guide to the best luxury hotels in the Los Angeles area.
Shop Like a Local or a Celebrity with this LA...
Guide to Shopping in Los Angeles
Griffith Observatory Visitors Guide
Visitors Guide to the Griffith Observatory in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA
Grandeur of the Sea: Whalewatching in Los Angeles
When and where to go Whale Watching in LA including tips on how to spot a whale in open water.
The Edison
The Edison is LA's luxurious steam-punk nightclub in a rehabbed power plant in Downtown Los Angeles.
FlyAway Shuttles Are One of the Cheapest Ways...
LAX Shuttle Bus - LAX FlyAway Shuttle Airport Transportation to Union Station, Van Nuys, Westwood, Los Angeles Airport shuttle
Los Angeles County Fair 2013
LA County Fair, Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona - Guide to the LA County Fair
LA is Pretty Safe, but Watch Out for Hollywood...
A list of practical safety hints and tips for navigating Los Angeles, including what to say to a casting director and where to keep your camera.
Angels Flight
Angels Flight is a one block cog railway in Downtown Los Angeles, CA
Your Guide to the 2014 Los Angeles Film Festival
A Calendar of annual Film Festivals presented in the Greater Los Angeles area, organized chronologically by month.
What Should You Do If You're in an Earthquake?
Earthquake safety - What to Do During an Earthquake
Southern California CityPass
A Review of the Southern California CityPass, which offers discounted admission to Southern California theme parks
Los Angeles Music Festivals
Los Angeles Music Festivals - Best Los Angeles Music Festivals
The Rooftop Bar at the Standard
Critical Details - Hours - Cover - Dress Code for The Rooftop Bar at The Standard. Page 6.
10 Things You Can Do at the Beach Besides...
If you're trying to figure out what to do at the beach besides just lie there, here are some suggestions for things to do at Los Angeles and Orange County Beaches from biking and kitesurfing to catching grunion.
Hire a Limo or Driver and let someone else do...
If you'd rather not do the driving while you're in LA, use these resources for hiring a personal driver or chauffeured limousine service in Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles Public Transportation
Los Angeles Public Transportation - Info on Los Angeles Public Transportation
Hot Ticket! The Biggest New Years Eve Parties...
New Years Eve in LA - a list of The Top New Year's Eve Celebrations in and around Los Angeles, CA in all price ranges.
Shows in LA - Theatre, Concerts, Comedy, Magic,...
Information on shows you can see in Los Angeles, CA from concerts and plays to comedy and magic shows, including how to get discount show tickets in LA.
Save on Theatre and Entertainment in LA with...
Review of Goldstar Discounted Tickets, an American company providing discounted tickets to events in Los Angeles and other parts of the US.
Getty Center
A Visitor's Guide to the Getty Museum at the Getty Center in Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA
Exposition Park
A guide to the museums and attractions at Exposition Park in Los Angeles, CA
Let someone else do the driving on a bus or...
Guide to Hollywood and Los Angeles Tours by Bus, Van or Trolley including Movie Stars' Homes Tours.
Orange County Fair Photos
Photos of the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa, CA
Starring You - Hollywood
Starring You - Starring You in Hollywood on the Walk of Fame
L.A. Live: The Heart of Downtown LA Sports and...
L.A. Live is an entertainment complex in Downtown Los Angeles next to the Staples Center
Santa Monica Pier
A guide to the Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, CA and all it's attractions and charms, from rides and games to fishing, restaurants, and events.
Romantic, Quirky and Unusual Places to Propose...
Places to Propose in Los Angeles - From the ordinary to the extraordinary, the Best Places for a Marriage Proposal in Los Angeles, CA
What Season Is the Best for Visiting Disneyland?
A guide to the pros and cons of visiting Disneyland at different times of year.
October
Annual Festivals and Events going on in the Los Angeles Area in October. Page 10.
Hurricane Harbor LA
Hurricane Harbor LA - Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Los Angeles in Valencia, CA
Glen Ivy Spa : A desert oasis a stone's throw...
Tips for Visiting Glen Ivy Hot Springs
Gondola Rides in Los Angeles and Orange County
A list of the locations where you can ride an Italian Gondola through inland waterways in Los Angeles and Orange County.
Cooking Classes in Los Angeles
Recreational Cooking Classes in LA - LA has a variety of cooking classes appropriate for visitors, from seasonal fare to baked goods, from ethnic meals to knife skills. Go home a better cook than you arrived.
Top 10 Reasons to Visit Los Angeles in the Summer
Summer in Los Angeles - Top 10 Reasons to Visit Los Angeles in the Summer
Fishing on the Santa Monica Pier
Fishing on the Santa Monica Pier
Aquarium of the Pacific Visitors Guide
A guide to the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, CA including an overview of what there is to see and do and how to make the most of your visit.
A Car Buff's Guide to Los Angeles
LA Car Culture - A collection of Los Angeles attractions, activities and resources of interest to fans of cars and driving.
The Intriguing Story of LA's Hollywood Sign
The Hollywood Sign - All about the most famous landmark in Los Angeles with links to the best places to view and take photos of the Hollywood sign.
What to Do in Catalina
What to Do in Catalina - Catalina Island, just off the Southern California coast, offers a variety of activities including some true adventures. Here is a list of the 10 most adventurous things to do in Catalina.
LA Car Shows
A list of LA Car Shows from weekly car meets to annual classic car shows and new car expos.
The Sunset Strip
A guide to the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, a stretch of Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles known for its live music venues and colorful rock n' roll history...
Los Angeles Annual Events Calendar
A calendar of annual festivals and major events around Los Angeles and Orange Counties, California by month
Dozens of Great Art Museums in and Around LA
Los Angeles is a world class art destination. Here are the best museums in Los Angeles, CA dedicated to art.
Top 10 Ways to Beat the Heat in Los Angeles
Top 10 Ways to Beat the Heat in Los Angeles - Hot Weather Activities -Things to Do in Los Angeles When It's Too Hot
Mickey, Buzz, Pirates, Mulan? Where to Find the...
Disneyland Shopping by Park Location, an annotated directory of Disneyland shops by their location in Disneyland and which themed souvenirs they carry.
Find Larger-than-Life Shopping and Entertainmen...
Events at Universal CityWalk Hollywood
Mountain Wilderness and Urban Attractions in...
A photo tour of all the attractions and things to do at Griffith Park in Los Angeles, CA
More Wildly Romantic Things to Do in Los Angeles
In my first article on the Most Romantic Things to Do in LA I couldn't fit everything in, so here are even more romantic things to do in Los Angeles for every taste.
Walk on TV and Movie sets on the Warner Bros...
The Friends Set on the Warner Bros VIP Studio Tour
Disneyland Tips for Smokers
Disneyland Tips for Smokers - information on where you can smoke at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA.
A summer full of fun at the Long Beach...
A list of festivals included within the Long Beach International Sea Festival each summer
What is a FASTPASS at Disneyland and Disney's...
This article explains how the Disneyland FASTPASS system works to cut wait time and how to make the most of it.
Halloween Haunted Houses and Ghost Tours in Los...
A guide to the best Halloween Haunted Houses, Ships, Theaters, etc. and Ghost Tours around Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Page 2.
Summer Festival Fun for Kids and Families in LA
Los Angeles is a great place to be with kids in the summer with all of these children's and family festivals and concert series.
Traveling to Los Angeles in Winter
Traveling to Los Angeles in Winter
Celebrate the Longest Day of the Year with...
Some years Summer Solstice is celebrated in Los Angeles in grand ways, other years the event passes with less fanfare. Here are some of the events that you can participate in this year for a shared Summer Solstice experience in LA.
A Dozen Attractions in LA for Railroad Fans
There are a variety of train museums and attractions in Los Angeles, each with a different focus. Whether you have a fascination for historic trains or modern rail riding, whether you like your locomotives full size or in miniature, LA has museums and attractions to feed your railroad fantasies.
Los Angeles Traffic
Los Angeles Traffic - Best Los Angeles Traffic Maps and Directions
LA Tours
A Guide to the variety of Sightseeing Tours available of Los Angeles, California landmarks and attractions, including special interest tours.
Alternative Things to Do in LA
So you're a non-conformist looking for something outside the box to do while you're in LA - here are some alternative, less-traditional insider activities you might enjoy.
Union Station LA
A guide to what there is to see and do as well as modern transportation options at LA's Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles, CA.
Celebrate the Cultures of the World in LA at...
A list of popular annual Ethnic and Cultural Festivals in Greater Los Angeles, CA
Get the Best Deals on Los Angeles Hotels
Strategies for getting the Best Deals on Los Angeles Hotels
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Hollywood Walk of Fame - Visiting the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Page 17.
Los Angeles Swimming Stadium
Guide to the Los Angeles Swimming Stadium in Exposition Park, a public swimming facility that was originally built for the 1932 Summer Olympics.
Native American Los Angeles
This guide to Native American LA includes museums, cultural centers, and landmarks that educate the public on the local California Indians in Los Angeles and other Native Americans from throughout North America. LA has the largest American Indian population in the US, with tribal members from across the continent and ancestors of Southern California's coastal Indians, who are alive and well and running a variety of cultural centers around the area.
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