Los Angeles Vacations
Some of the Los Angeles hotels are so nice that you may not want to leave, but one trip to the vibrant Venice Beach will keep you out for good. If you love beaches and delicious food, the Santa Monica Pier is also worth a stop. Malibu Beach, meanwhile, is a surfer's delight, while Rodeo Drive is a fashion enthusiast's dream. If you want to imagine what it would it's like to be rich and famous, go and walk around Beverly Hills. To see a real celebrity, however, head over to Hollywood Boulevard, then stay for all of its great bars and eateries. If you can find a deal on car rentals in LA, you should cruise along Mulholland Drive and soak up the scenery. Finally, Downtown LA has plenty of architectural masterpieces, such as the Walt Disney© Concert Hall, as well as sports games, including Dodgers baseball and Lakers basketball.
Festivals and Events
The list of notable festival and events in LA is absolutely lengthy, but the following should definitely not be missed: the Los Angeles Marathon in February, the LA Gay Pride in June, Independence Day celebrations in July, Nisei Week Japanese Festival in August, the LA County Fair in September, and Day of the Dead (Dia de Los Muertos) in the beginning of November. As you look for Los Angeles vacation packages, it can be a smart idea to research what events are being held while you're here, so that you can take advantage of all the city has to offer.
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