The sprawling nature of this vast city can bemuse visitors when they first arrive – with no discernible city center and a fairly limited public transport system, getting your bearings can be tricky at first. But once you’ve understood that LA is made up of multiple cities within a city, each with their own unique personality, you’ll be able to get to the heart of what makes this creative, sun-drenched urban hub tick. A true melting pot of cultures where over 200 languages are spoken, there’s something for everyone in the City of Angels, from the bright lights of Hollywood and the glamour of Beverly Hills to the boho spirit of Venice and the fast-paced energy of downtown.Learn more
A melting pot of cultures – some local, some far-flung – come together to fuel the City of Angels’ ever-changing dining scene. With new eateries, coffee shops, and food trucks opening on a seemingly daily basis, it’s nearly impossible to eat a boring meal here.
From secluded islands and tranquil beaches to rugged mountains and awe-inspiring national parks, there’s so much to see when you venture just out of LA and into the rest of the Golden State.