Otherwise known as the ‘city of 88 cities’, Los Angeles is a sprawling and complicated metropolis famed for star-studded streets, iconic beaches, and fun-filled theme parks. Whether you’re a movie buff or love getting buff on the beach, there’s something for everyone to love here. Holidays to Los Angeles will take you to La La Land, where you can stroll down the Hollywood Walk of Fame, sunbathe on Malibu Beach, and experience the magic of Disneyland Resort. And if you want to see the full expanse of this lively city, you can head up to Griffith Observatory, where you’ll get the best view in town of that iconic Hollywood sign.
Things to do
If you’re longing to relax on the beach during, you’ll be spoilt for choice. But even beyond the likes of sun-soaked Malibu Beach, there’s a wealth of things to do during your stay in the City of Angels. Families won’t want to miss out on the magic of Disneyland, while film buffs will want to head straight for Universal Studios Hollywood. And if you want to indulge in a spot of retail therapy, you’ll love the shopping malls dotted around the city. By the end of the day you’ll be ready for a slap-up meal. Los Angeles’ food scene is as diverse as they come, featuring everything from restaurants run by celebrity chefs to humble street food trucks.
California’s nickname of the ‘Golden State’ may refer to the region’s 19th century gold rush, but it’d be easy to think this comes from the beautiful golden beaches that stretch along the state’s North Pacific coastline. Los Angeles has its fair share of spectacular beaches to visit, whether you’re lounging around on iconic Malibu Beach, or soaking up the unique atmosphere of Venice Beach.
If you’re travelling with the kids, there are lots of great attractions to explore. Treat your little ones to a fun-filled day at Universal Studios Hollywood, or have an educational hands-on experience at the California Science Center. And don’t miss the Griffith Observatory, where you’re sure to be impressed by the breathtaking views and fascinating exhibits.
Make sure you sample the best of Los Angeles’ culture on your holiday in the city, whether you’re wandering along the Hollywood Walk of Fame or seeing a baseball game at Dodger Stadium. Shop until you drop in the LA Fashion District, before refuelling in a classic American diner or trying out the city’s international cuisine. Suitable for all kinds of getaways from action-packed family holidays to relaxing breaks with your partner or a fun time with your friend, it’s hard to beat a holiday to Los Angeles.