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  • 76. Food - Drink

    What a fun evening. Yes there is dinner, but you do not order from a menu, they bring you the fair they have fixed. It is served on pewter plates with no silverware. The crowd sits around the arena to...

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  • 77. Museum of Jurassic Technology

    4 out of 5 stars

    This is by far the strangest place I have ever been. It's supposedly a museum, but I have my doubts. Between the room dedicated to the dogs who died in the Russian space program (complete with hideous...

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  • 78. West Hollywood

    This large colourful glass complex in West Hollywood is known as PDC, short for the Pacific Design Center. It provides plentiful space for the design, architecture, art and entertainment businesses...

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  • 79. Egyptian Theatre

    4 out of 5 stars

    Graumans Egyptian Sid Grauman wanted to create an exotic environment for the theater goers in Hollywood so he created four unique theaters. The Egyptian is one of them. It was built in 1922 and the...

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  • 80. Santa Anita Race Track

    Arcadia is about 10 minutes from Los Angeles (depending on traffic). This is one of the most beautiful tracks in California. The foothill mountains are the back drop and viewing from the infield is...

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  • 81. Museum of Contemporary Art - MOCA

    MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) on Grande Avenue is a regular haunt for the art lover that appreciates that oddball 20th century style works. In the picture shown is the on-going display, Chas’...

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  • 82. Norton Simon Museum

    5 out of 5 stars

    World class collection of art without being numbing. This is a very comfortable museum to check out some examples of some the greatest artists. From El Greco and Raphael, bove to the17th & 18th...

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  • 83. Natural History Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Not every beauty is fake or unnatural in the city of Los Angeles. Don't believe so? Think again. Discover the history of L.A. and the world, including the prehistoric dinosaur world at the very...

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  • 84. Farmers' Market

    In 1880, a Mr. Gilmore bought a 256-acre dairy and farmhand at what is now the corner of 3rd & Fairfax. Fred Beck & Roger Dahlhjelm wanted to build a "Village" at the corner of 3rd & Fairfax where...

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  • 85. Watts Towers

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Pardon my yard sale camera, but here is another, longer shot of the towers. Rodia used improvised mortar and decoration in construction of the tower - soda bottle tops, broken glass, and bathroom...

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  • 86. Film - Movies

    Sunland Park is located in Sunland, California. Many film companies have used the park, especially during the silent and early talkie days. Today it is used by the community as a place of rest and...

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  • 87. La Brea Tar Pits

    Digging began 1915 looking for the large clusters of fossils since they were to become the main show pieces, while others had to wait till 1969 since this pit was reopened collecting everything, even...

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  • 88. Redondo Beach

    Redondo Beach is one of the Los Angeles area's most famous and popular beach towns. Besides the beautiful beach, you have a pier, King Harbor, lots of restaurants and plenty of nightlife. Our visit...

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  • 89. Descanso Gardens

    Descanso Gardens Descanso is located in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. It's famous for its camellia forests which bloom in the winter months. Other gardens include the international...

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  • 90. Biking

    From a starter Greffit Park would I recommend and along reverside all the way to burbank Mountains down to Glendale and Altadena Mount Wilson highest peak in Los Angeles City but if you are avid...

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  • 91. The Autry National Center

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Constructed in 1914 and celebrating its centennial this year, the Autry’s Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus is the site of the ongoing conservation initiative of the Southwest Museum of...

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  • 92. Lighthouses

    San Pedro makes for a nice day trip for the whole family, especially if you have an interest in maritime history. This South Bay city has a small town feel to it and there are some tasty, inexpensive...

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  • 93. Mulholland Drive

    The Mulholland Drive road winds along the top of Santa Monica Mountains and the Hollywood Hills. Along the road there are many view points of LA, Universal Studios, Hollywood sign, Hollywood bowl. You...

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  • 94. Information - Sources

    I was lucky enough to have my camera with me and sitting on the left side of the plane on the way to Las Vegas as we passed over the Hollywood sign. It was also a relatively clear day. You can see...

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  • 95. Huntington Beach

    While visiting Los Angeles, there is a great beach community just 30 minutes south that has great beaches, beautiful pier, and fun shops to buy great variety of things. My favorite is the Electric...

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  • 96. Century City

    Located between Beverly Hills, Westwood, and Culver City, Century City is yet another neighbourhood within the City of Los Angeles (despite the "City" in its name). It is mainly business district with...

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  • 97. University of California Los Angeles

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    UCLA has two medium sized museums which it operates on campus: the Fowler Museum of Cultural History and the Hammer Museum of Art. Both of which are, at this time, FREE. They are great places if you...

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  • 98. Crystal Cathedral - CLOSED Now, Christ Cathedral

    4 out of 5 stars

    We left the hotel at Anaheim and we decided to make a quick stop at Garden Grove to visit this cathedral. We did not expected to like it as we did. I really enjoyed thie beautiful building For more...

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  • 99. Nokia Theatre

    4 out of 5 stars

    Just opened the first week of December 2008! The Nokia LA Live is a huge entertainment center with clubs, restaurants, bowling and the Grammy Museum! Definitely, go at night. The lights and video...

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  • 100. Beaches - Bays - Ocean

    Just head up the coast a bit from LA, and you will find loads of Elephant Seals if your lucky. We did, while starting our drive up the coast, we looked for somewhere to park, and found all these...

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Los Angeles is the most populated city in California and is home to great activites for families. Some of my favorites things to do in LA are:

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