Los Angeles has always been a city the world dreams of seeing. If you are thinking of visiting, it’s worth the hype. Prepare to be dazzled by the world-famous city of Los Angeles. Home to countless Hollywood stars and plenty of unique and fascinating attractions to suit all tastes, Los Angeles really is the city in which to be seen.
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The sights of this iconic city will be familiar to most visitors already, but that doesn’t mean that they won’t blow you away in real life. Talk a stroll down the Hollywood Walk of Fame and follow in the footsteps of the stars on a visit to Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, where you can put your own palms in the prints created by celebrities such as George Clooney and Michael Caine. If you’re still not star-struck, then there’s always the Hollywood sign, perched on top of Mount Lee above the city.
Madame Tussauds Hollywood and Universal Studios are two attractions that remain popular with visitors to Los Angeles. Take a tour of the studios and enjoy the exhilarating rides that the complex has to offer. Paramount studios is the only remaining ‘big name’ studio still operational in Hollywood. Their behind-the-scenes tours are always a hit with visitors, who revel in finding out where and how their favourite movies are made.
Contrary to popular belief, a trip to Los Angeles doesn’t have to be saturated by celebrity stars. Art-lovers will be in heaven at some of the most renowned galleries in the world. Famous art museums include the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the J. Paul Getty Museum, which both house a wide range of masterpieces. Griffith Park is one of the largest urban parks in the world and houses the LA Zoo and the Griffith Observatory among many other attractions. There’s plenty to do here for all the family.