Live It Up! L.A.

Landmarks

Hollywood Sign
6342 Mulholland Highway, L.A.

Hollywood & Highland
Hollywood Boulevard, between Highland Avenue and Orange Drive

Kodak Theatre
6801 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, 323-308-6300
Level One of the Hollywood & Highland Center
Home of the Academy Awards and Cirque du Soleil 2011

Grauman’s Chinese Theatre
Hollywood & Highland Center

El Capitan Theatre
Hollywood & Highland Center

The Greek Theatre
Vermont Canyon Rd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 665-1927

Griffith Observatory
2800 East Observatory Road, L.A., 213-473-0800

Paramount Studios
5555 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, 323-956-5000

Olvera Street
125 Paseo de la Plaza, Ste. 400, L.A., 213-485-6855

Third Street Promenade
1351 Third Street Promenade, Ste. 201, Santa Monica, 310-393-7593

Nightlife

Universal Studios City Walk
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City

The Grove
189 The Grove Dr., L.A., 323-900-8080

Activities

Universal Studios
100 Universal City Plaza L.A., 800-864-8377

Disneyland

Knott’s Berry Farm
8039 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park, 714-220-5200

Amazing Los Angeles Race
World’s only competitive sight-seeing tour.

California Science Center
700 Exposition Park Drive, L.A., 323-SCIENCE

Another Side of Los Angeles Tour
800 W. Olympic Blvd. L.A., 1-877-311-8687
Famous in Los Angeles for Segway® Tours, Studio Tours, Sightseeing Tours, Golfing Tours, Shopping Tours, Spa Tours, Sightseeing Tours, and many more…

L.A. City Tours
6806 Hollywood Blvd L.A., 323-960-0300

Dearly Departed Tours
6644 Hollywood Blvd., L.A., 800-979-3370
LARRY EDMUNDS BOOK SHOP

L.A. Conservancy
523 W. Sixth St. Ste. 826, L.A., 213-623-2489

Parks

Griffith Park
4730 Crystal Springs Dr., L.A., 323-913-4688

Griffith Park Bird Sanctuary
2900 North Vermont Avenue, L.A., 323-666-5046
10:00 am – 5:00 pm daily

Restaurants

American

First & Hope
710 W. 1st St., downtown, 213-617-8555

Seafood

Providence
5955 Melrose Ave., L.A., 323-460-4170

Italian

Vitello’s Italian Restaurant
4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City, 818-769-0905

Vault Room
525 S. Flower St., downtown, 213-228-8998

La Dolce Vita
Matteo’s
Brentwood’s Italian Row
Osteria Mozza

French

Delphine
6250 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, 323-798-1355

Mexican

Teresita’s
3826 E. 1st St., East L.A., 323-266-6045

Greek

Papa Cristo’s
2271 W. Pico Blvd., L.A., 323-737-2970
Thursday nights feature the “Big Fat Greek Dinner,” which for $18.95 a person includes a huge spread of Aegean delicacies, wine tasting, music, and belly dancers.

Thai

Jitladala
5233 ½ W.Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, 323-663-3104

Filipino

Original Barrio Fiesta of Manila
4420 Eagle Rock Blvd., Eagle Rock, 323-259-5826

Bohemian

Fig
101 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, 310-319-3111

Animal
435 N. Fairfax Ave., L.A., 323-782-9225

Toluca Lake’s SweetSalt Food Shop
10218 1/2 Riverside Dr., Toluca Lake, 818-597-7790

Diner

Nickel Diner
524 S. Main St., downtown, 213-623-8301

Desert

Sweets for the Soul
3169 Glendale Blvd., Atwater Village, 323-668-9338.

Milk
7290 Beverly Blvd., L.A., 323-939-6455

Bulgarini
749 E. Altadena Dr., Altadena, 626-791-6174

Cacao Mexicatesse

Food Tours

Six Taste

Melting Pot Food Tours

TOURific Escapes
P.O. Box 91962 L.A., 424-248-8687

Cafes

Stories
1716 W. Sunset Blvd., Echo Park, 213- 413-3733

Bars

The Varnish
118 E. 6th St., downtown, 213-622-9999

Church and State
1850 Industrial St., downtown, 213- 405-1434

Library Bar
Roosevelt Hotel
7000 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, 323-466-7000

Specialty Markets

Farmers Market
6333 W. Third St., L.A., 866-993-9211

Monsieur Marcel Gourmet Market
Farmers Market, 6333 W. 3rd St., L.A., 323- 932-6854

Thyme Cafe & Market
1630 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica, 310-399-8800

Melrose Place Farmers Market
Melrose Pl. and Croft Ave., West Hollywood

Museums

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
Opening in 2011

J. Paul Getty Museum
1200 Getty Center Dr L.A., 310-440-7300

LACMA
5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A., 323-857-6000

Madame Tussauds Wax Museum Hollywood
6933 Hollywood Boulevard, L.A., 323 798-1670

Ferndell Nature Museum/Western Canyon
5375 Red Oak Drive, L.A., 323-666-5046

Page Museum and La Brea Tar Pits
5801 Wilshire Boulevard, L.A. 323-934-7243

Concerts

Staples Center
1111 S. Figueroa St., L.A., 213-742-7100

Hollywood Palladium
6215 W. Sunset Blvd., L.A., 323-962-7600

Hollywood Bowl
2301 N. Highland Ave, L.A., 323-850-2000

L.A. Live
800 W. Olympic Blvd. L.A., 90015

Symphony in the Glen
Griffith Park
4730 Crystal Springs Dr., L.A., 323-913-4688
Once you enter the park, follow the blue and white Symphony In The Glen signs to parking north of the merry-go-round.

Zoo & Botanical Gardens

L.A. Zoo & Botanical Gardens
5333 Zoo Drive, L.A., 323-644-4200

Horseback Riding

Sunset Ranch Hollywood
Sunset Ranch sits at the top of Beachwood Dr. in the Hollywood Hills.

Publications

L.A. Mag (www.lamag.com)

Discover Los Angeles
Eight Great Beaches
Photography Collections in L.A.
L.A. Art Walks
Sculpture Gardens
L.A. Art Districts
Best Hiking in L.A.
100 Free Things to Do

L.A. Wheels and Flight

Wilshire Limousine Services

Red Carpet Tours

Eaglerider Motorcycle Tours

Group 3 Helicopters

Helicopter Adventure Tours

Orbic Air Helicopter Tours

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *