Itineraries & Guides

Concert at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles

Downtown Los Angeles est le cœur de la ville. Lieu de naissance de certains des quartiers les plus historiques de L.A., Downtown L.A. est également une vision du futur, avec des hôtels internationaux, des attractions culturelles spectaculaires et des restaurants très prisés qui ouvriront dans les mois à venir. Poursuivez votre lecture pour découvrir nos guides de shopping, pour des restos abordables et les trésors cachés du centre-ville de L.A.

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Coming in for a landing at the Skyslide

Originally written by RootsRated for Discover Los Angeles.

In recent years, Downtown Los Angeles has experienced a renaissance of mass proportions. The once gritty streets of the city’s historic center have seen an incredible resurgence of culture, restaurants, hotels, nightlife and neighborhoods. If you're looking for an urban adventure for your next weekend getaway, then Downtown L.A. is the place to be.

IHG rendering of Hotel Indigo - Metropolis

Los Angeles has been named to Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2017, the highly anticipated collection of the world’s hottest trends, destinations and experiences for the year ahead. The bestselling, inspirational travel yearbook from the acclaimed travel authority highlights the top ten countries, cities, regions and best value destinations that Lonely Planet’s experts recommend travelers experience in 2017.

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Griffith Observatory at night

You’ve found that special someone you want to spend the rest of your life with, and you’re anxious to find just the right time and place to pop the big question. When it comes to finding the perfect setting to propose, it can be daunting to know just where to look. In all its beauty and varied terrain, entertainment and industry, Los Angeles has countless places to do just that no matter what your lifestyle, hobbies, or love of arts and culture.

From museums to alien landscapes, read on for the best places in Los Angeles to propose.

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Aileen Getty Ridge Trail at Griffith Park

Originally written by RootsRated for Discover Los Angeles.

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Breaching whale at LA Whale Watching

Wheels down at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Three days to spend on the beach, and the clock is ticking. Before you’re even through baggage claim you’re already imagining yourself on a perfectly sunny beach. Most people will immediately think Malibu, Santa Monica, or Venice, but not you. As an adventurous traveler in the know, you’re onto the fact that some of the best beach spots are a little more hidden — think Manhattan, Hermosa, and Redondo. Here’s the best way to enjoy a fun-packed three day weekend at L.A.'s beautiful Beach Cities.

Molly Ringwald and her jazz group

Molly Ringwald, the ginger-haired "It Girl" of the 80s, is an iconic actress and muse for a generation of John Hughes fans. Ringwald is also an accomplished singer and performs jazz standards and songs from the Great American Songbook. As a child, she often performed with her father, a blind jazz pianist. “… I didn’t feel like anybody was going to listen to the kind of music I wanted to sing,” explains Ringwald, “so I thought I’d just keep singing with my dad and focus on my acting.”

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Rendering of Los Angeles Football Club Stadium

Imagine it's 2024 and you're visiting Los Angeles for the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad. Now imagine that you're a visitor from Kazakhstan. What would you do? Where would you stay? What would you eat? Every year, Los Angeles welcomes tens of millions of visitors from around the world. No matter what country you're from, this amazing global metropolis will make you feel at home, while it also introduces you to new and exciting experiences.

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