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California holidays are a dream come true. Wide sweeping beaches, ideal weather and some of the best food in the world make a holiday in Los Angeles the perfect draw. The LA region is where some of the top celebrities and movie stars pound the pavements and the sight of the Hollywood sign is familiar to all.
Los Angeles accommodates nearly 25 million visitors each year who are eager to experience the ‘American Dream’. Walking in the steps of the stars, visitors can get a taste of the fantasy worlds of Disneyland and Hollywood, the exclusive neighbourhood of Beverley Hills and Malibu and the famed Sunset Strip. The beach culture of Los Angeles is also a major attraction, with its miles of sea front suburbs.
Young and old alike may be thrilled by the array of attractions Los Angeles has to offer. A family holiday is not complete without a trip to the theme parks of Universal Studios and Magic Mountain as well as the many more Los Angeles tours and attractions.
Famous for fashion visitors have massive shopping opportunities such as the three storey Beverly Center. You can also shop at Rodeo Drive, renowned for its exclusive shops and star sightings or for a more leisurely shopping experience Los Angeles’s Farmer’s Market at the Grove offers cute shops and friendly vendors.
Stroll up Hollywood Boulevard to view all the celebrity stars on the ground, place your hands in the handprints of celebrities outside Grauman’s Chinese Theater or take a walk to the Getty Museum to see the artwork on display. LA is full of wonderful museums, heritage and celebrity that there is so much to experience.
The optimum time to visit Los Angeles is in the hot sunny months of July and August. However during this period it can get busy, so if you want to avoid the crowds choose the months either side. Los Angeles is inhabited by a range of diverse backgrounds from over 140 countries speaking 96 different languages many of them attracted by the lure of fame and fortune. The variety and spice of life is reflected in its swanky boutiques, comedy clubs, poetry readings and coffee house recitals. Entertainment and attractions of every kind are played out at various venues throughout the city.
California holidays to Los Angeles will give anyone who has ever seen a movie, stars in their eyes when they explore the many attractions and sights.