With Santa Monica Mountains on the north and San Gabriel Mountains marking the periphery on the east, Los Angeles is a stretching hub of diversified cultures and people. Chock-full of desires, it still hosts millions of dreams. Competent, the city embraces youthful zest and is a dreamland encompassing the Disneyland. ‘The city of dreamers’ not only hosts expectations but also delivers fun. Brimful of glamour can make your eyes gleam with wonder, Los Angeles attractions could blind you!
Rambling across Hollywood and strolling on the streets of Rodeo Drive, you can easily catch a glimpse of celebrities that you drool for. The city of Los Angeles has something for all ranging from museums, glamour, fun, face-lifts, shopping and the beaches. Know what to hunt for as you set foot in the ‘La La Land’ with mesmerising sunsets, blissful evenings and ceaseless passion.
Epitome of diversion, recreational, zeal and amusement, Venice Beach embraces all. From the mesmerising beach in the backdrop to the sprawling collection of various hues and an artisan hub, the beach is a rejuvenating place to be at. From the boardwalk hosting talents like skateboarders and bodybuilders to the struggling painters and magicians selling their work, the Bohemian inspired lifestyle is simply gratifying.
Scale the dimensions of your hands and feet opposite your favourite star’s imprints at the Chinese Theatre, spotting your favourite Celebrities honored with stars at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, take a selfie against the Hollywood sign, rambling and sightseeing, paying a visit to the The Hollywood Bowl, or be a part of a sit-com or watch the taping of a TV show; there are plethora of things to witness the charm of Hollywood.
Take a walking tour
Embrace the splendid urban architectural heritage of the city of Los Angeles and witness its splendid attractions. Get to know the city in and out via the architectural interpretations and visit some famous buildings and architectures like Angelino Heights, art deco tour, city hall, Broadway Historic Theater and Commercial District, Historic Downtown and explore rich magnificent history of the magnificent Millennium Biltmore Hotel.
The Museum of Jurassic Technology
As opposed to the name, the place has nothing to do with the Jurassic era. A dark and dingy hall welcomes you as you step in the Museum. The museum imparts bewilderment, fascination and wonder and hosts weird collection of artistic, scientific, ethnographic, historic and some unclassified objects. It is a depository of extremely tiny sculptures from beautiful butterfly wings to a rat between 2 slices of bread. Don’t forget to spend some relaxing time in the tea room and the roof with a courtyard.
Surround yourself with the cartoon characters you have spent your childhood with. It might be a delight for children and nostalgia for the adults, but it serves the purpose of enchanting and entertaining you. Indulge in character dining, stroll across the classic Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park as well as Downtown Disney District with exclusive shopping, dining, bars and clubs. Soak yourself completely in this glorious escapade.
With perfectly outlined views overlooking the city of Los Angeles, the center is whopping $1.3 billion institution encompassing Getty Museum and Getty Trust. Manifesting a travertine cascade, the complex exhibits a collection of mind boggling Greek antiques as well as furnishings adorning arts from the French monarchy. Savour a delectable dish at one of the restaurants with spectacular views.
Sprawling over 4,310 acres, the park encompasses picturesque vistas of the Hollywood sign, L.A. basin and the nearby Griffith Observatory and Mount Hollywood. The park is the tenth-largest municipally owned in the United States, so you see, you won’t regret paying a visit there.
Universal Studios Hollywood
Immerse in the process of movie making as a bus takes you through the multi-hued, beautiful sets of your favorite films. Stroll through the towering castles of Hogwarts, world’s most expensive 360° screens incorporated with 3D-HD imagery that showcases your favorite cast from the Fast and Furious series. Navigate through ‘The Walking dead’ sets, wrecked airplane of the War of the Worlds and trust me this will be a day to remember for years to come!
One of the last major studios left in Hollywood, Paramount Pictures engulfs you with its authenticity, weaving truth of the history of the film industry. Tours around the back lots lets you take a glimpse of the unknown processes of movie making. One million gallons of water disguised under the blue tinged tank employs the water to the shooting sequences of surfing to natural calamities. Here, you can watch for yourself some on-going shoots through either two hours or four-and-a-half-hours tours and be a part of the exquisite film making experience.
Now, Let’s Grab Something To Eat
Local burger chain with its wings spread all across Los Angeles, it’s one among the many favorites of the L. A. locals. Relish some mouth watering burgers like the Extra-toasted burger, Mustard-grilled patty burger, 4×4 burger and a whole lot from the secret menu, all at reasonable price.
Serving many purposes at once, eat, drink and shop for grocery at the Farmers Market. Established by farmers in 1934, the place today encompasses more than 85 shops and restaurants. Strolling here is an adventure in itself.
Crowd pleasing Taco Trucks can be spotted at various nooks and crannies and are a huge hit among the locals. Some of the adored Taco Trucks are Taco Zone, Tacos La Fonda and Tacos Los Guichos.
The city has a significant nightlife and large crowds are drawn to the spacious and vibrant night clubs. The venues to witness the incredible nightlife are innumerable ranging from clubs and live music venues to lounges, sports bars and comedy shows. Some of the widely popular dance clubs are ‘Sound’, encompassing themed dancers, electro music and some savouring food; ‘Create Nightclub’ hosting experimental talents; ‘Elevate Lounge’ with live music, that overlooks the picturesque city; and RIVIERA 31 with variations from burlesque shows to Jazz.
Los Angeles is not just a city, its a fantasy land fulfilling dreams and flaunting picturesque landscapes engulfed in the zest of amazing modish folks.