Posts By: The LA Tourist

Hollywood Rockwalk at The Guitar Center in West Hollywood

Hollywood Rockwalk at The Guitar Center

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If you’re a music fan, then you need to visit Hollywood Rockwalk at The Guitar Center on the Sunset Strip. The entrance is filled with hand prints of celebrities from the music industry. Stars like Johnny Cash and Stevie Wonder, plus entire bands like Van Halen and The Ramones. There’s also a Museum, and admission […]

Hollywood Boulevard, including hard Rock Cafe and Grauman's Chinese Theater

Hollywood Boulevard

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You’ve heard of Hollywood Boulevard and now is your chance to visit this one of a kind tourist mecca. See Walk of Fame stars on the sidewalk; the Hollywood Sign; hand and footprints of your favorite celebrities; take a guided tour of L.A. and there’s much more to see and do! To get there, take […]

Read the Parking Signs

Read the Parking Signs!

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It’s not hard to drive in Los Angeles – just go with the flow of traffic and mind the stop lights. It’s actually more difficult to park in L.A. than it is to drive… and the number one driving tip for Los Angeles is to READ the parking signs! Major streets in Los Angeles become […]

Hollywood Bowl Overlook on Mulholland Drive

Hollywood Bowl Overlook on Mulholland Drive

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The easiest way to get a great view of Los Angeles is to take a road trip on Mulholland Drive. The Hollywood Bowl Overlook offers nice views of the L.A. basin and the Hollywood Sign, plus it’s only a few minutes from Hollywood. To get there, take Mulholland Drive one mile west from Cahuenga Boulevard, and look […]

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Dodger Stadium Top of the Park Gift Shop

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Baseball fans, did you know that the gift shop at Dodger Stadium is open all year round? At Top of the Park gift shop, you can stock up on Dodger souvenirs, take pictures inside the world famous stadium, and enjoy a nice view of downtown LA. To get there, go to the Elysian Park entrance […]

L.A. County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Museum Row on the Miracle Mile

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If you only have one day for museums in Los Angeles, then head over to Museum Row on the Miracle Mile. The L.A. County Museum of Art is the cornerstone of Museum Row, with seven buildings of indoor collections, plus free outdoor exhibits. There are more museums within walking distance, such as Petersen’s Auto Museum and the La Brea […]