The second-largest city in the country, Los Angeles is diverse in every way and offers an experience unlike any other. With so many famous attractions, sights to see, and adventures to have, you could live here for a lifetime and still never experience everything the amazing city has to offer.
Whether you can stay for a weekend or a month, book one of our Los Angeles homes and spend an exciting, activity-packed trip in one of the world's most interesting cities and experience all that Southern California has to offer!
Things to Do in Los Angeles
Within the Los Angeles area you can find any type of food, entertainment, shopping, and activity that your heart desires. For an educational experience, check out the Museum of Contemporary Art, the California Science Center, the Natural History Museum, and the Griffith Center - just a few of the fascinating museums nearby. If you're traveling with kids (or some fun-loving adults), the region is home to many fantastic theme parks including Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood, and Six Flags Magic Mountain.
Although Los Angeles is a sprawling city, you'll find a concentrated downtown area where you can walk or drive along the street and pass fabulous and varied restaurants, thriving nightlife, trendy boutiques, diverse attractions, and every type of business. While the city may seem large and busy, when you stay in one of our Los Angeles vacation rentals, you will always have a comfortable and quiet place to relax and recharge for another day of exploring the area!
Los Angeles Culture
With so much diversity in scenery, culture, and attractions, you will never grow bored in Los Angeles! Influences from every part of the world are present in the different ethnic areas of the city. You may enjoy exploring Chinatown, Little Tokyo, Koreatown, or the Mexican culture hub of Olvera Street, where you can get a snack of churros with chocolate and a tasty lunch of fresh, handmade tamales. Los Angeles is famously known as a center of creativity, and offers a multitude of playhouses, art galleries, cinematic attractions, fashion exhibits, and music halls, such as the well-known Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Southern California's Cities and Attractions
Los Angeles itself has a huge variety of indoor and outdoor activities, as well as plenty of different neighborhoods and nearby communities and cities to discover. If you're feeling adventurous, spend part of your vacation exploring some of Southern California's other attractions. If you head west to the beach, you will find charming coastal towns such as unique and eclectic Venice Beach and Santa Monica, and you could even head up the coast a bit further to reach gorgeous and trendy Santa Barbara. If you head south instead, you will find laid-back San Diego. If you drive inland, within two hours you will discover the resort-like and relaxing Palm Springs. With forested and snowy mountains nearby at the popular year-round destination of Big Bear Lake, as well as the beach, the desert, and plenty of urban attractions, you will have no shortage of ways to keep busy here!
No matter where you go in the city, you will find that it is steeped in history, vitality, and a sense of adventure. This area has so much to offer, so go ahead and treat yourself to a stay in one of our Los Angeles vacation rentals and get ready to explore one of the world's most incredible cities!
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