North America

Things to do in Los Angeles (L.A.)

Los Angeles also known as L.A. which is located in Southern of California. The city is the economic center and there are many cultures because there are many ethnic groups living in the city. It is also the city of entertainment industry center. Because the city have the Hollywood, a world-renowned movie company, Laurie theater, department store, restaurants, bars, and nightclubs. This is also the second most populous city in the United States.

Los Angeles name is comes from Spanish word. The meaning are about angels but not only one angel but is about many many of angels. Word “el ángel” is plural form of male meaning. Therefore this city name means “The City of Angels”. Then Los Angeles is known as the location of Hollywood and is the destination of the historic road of US Highway No. 66 (Route 66).

1.Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills is about the area that have many people about elegant atmosphere of the nobility and lifestyles of higher society in the first place. Even the postal code in here is “90210” which also used as the name of popular series of America. The most important area is known as a shopping area where they have celebrities often.

2. Hollywood Boulevard

Hollywood Boulevard – No one doesn’t know about this one. There are many famous places for film and entertainment industry. In this place, there are 3 main roads that should not missed when you visit here as 1) Sun Set Street, 2) Hollywood Walk of Fame, and 3) Melrose Avenue and have many clubs. This is also the beat place in nightlife.

3. Hollywood Walk of Fame

Hollywood Walk of Fame is street in Hollywood stars area. They have a lot of stamped on hand and footprints from famous person. In this road have also Melrose Avenue and shopping paradise nearby.

4. Music Center for the Performing Arts

Music Center for the Performing Arts in L.A. is major inspiration and entertainment center. Every year this music center will be the place for organize various arts, entertainment and have more than 2 million people come to visit. There are four major events that mostly show in here which including Disney Concert Hall, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Ahmanson Theater and Mark Taper Forum. This is also an important contributor to the Los Angeles cultural for appreciation and dedication on talented artists.

5. Griffith Park

Griffith Park is a viewpoint that located on the foothills in the left side of the Hollywood mountain. You will see a 360 degree view of downtown Hollywood and Pacific Ocean. There is also a great observatory born side from the aspirations of Griffith J. and Griffith. Many people like to see the universe of the important person. The park covers 4,310 acres of land, making it one of the largest urban parks in North America.

6. Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Hollywood is well known as the largest amusement park in the world. This place you will see many behind the scenes of techniques and steps of filming. Experience of the enormous scene that used in the actual famous films such as King Kong’s, etc. The famous movies from Hollywood will take part of this amusement park. You will get many exciting and fun, adventurous with modern players in many different zones such as Back To Future, Jurassic Park, Terminator etc. Enjoy the player and The Wizard World of Harry Potter. You will enter to the world of the wizard witch like being in the real witch world. Universal Studio is not only an amusement park but also movie studio and television studio from behind the scenes in the production.

7. El Pueblo de Los Angeles

El Pueblo de Los Angeles is the old district of Los Angeles and used to be a city under the rule of Spain, Mexico and the United States. In addition, there are many beautiful historical architecture and building. You will take to the story in the past and experience of Mexican restaurant.

8. China Town L.A.

L.A. Chinatown is Chinese community that have people from China live in. This town have everywhere around the world call “China Town” but different place. They have Chinese culture, living, trade, restaurants, herbal medicine and traditional diseases style from China. But in L.A. Chinatown have many scene are produces from famous movies such as Rush Hour, Lethal Weapon 4.

There are many interesting place in Los Angeles that you must not miss when you visit and you will get opportunity to visit Los Angeles with a lot experience in this place.

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