Santa Monica is a popular destination for both travelers and locals. Just minutes from the beach, Santa Monica is also home to the famous Third Street Promenade, an open-air pedestrian mall that features street performers, shopping, alfresco dining and cafes.
Hollywood is home to some of the most visited tourist attractions in California. Landmarks including the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, Capitol Records, Dolby Theatre and the Hollywood Walk of Fame are residents along this famous thoroughfare. No visit to Hollywood is complete without a walk down this celebrated boulevard.
Known as one of the most posh and luxurious neighborhoods in the world, Beverly Hills is home to famed shopping street Rodeo Drive and zip code 90210. The immaculate Beverly Hills streets exude luxury with designer boutiques, upscale hotels and fine dining restaurants and every turn.
The revitalization of the city’s downtown core is nothing short of amazing. It’s now the go-to area for entertainment, dining and stellar hotels, thanks to numerous new developments like L.A. Live, Staples Center, and the Disney Concert Hall. Modern buildings mixed with historical buildings give the area fresh energy, housing top eateries, chic nightspots and cafés.
Rancho Palos Verdes
For those looking for an escape while still remaining close to the city, just a short drive from Los Angeles you find Rancho Palos Verdes on the Californian Coast. Find nature just outside of the city from breathtaking oceanviews, 42-miles of hiking trails, to lush wetlands and native animals.