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Half Day Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour
"This tour is quite unique and will allow guest passengers flexibility of time in the maximum comfort and enjoyment of their ride through Hollywood and Beverly Hills. After meeting at the departure point you will go through Hollywood Boulevard over onto the famed Sunset Strip and Santa Monica Boulevard and finally through Beverly Hills to your destination on Rodeo Drive. There you will enjoy world-class shopping and dining for approximately 90-minutes before re-boarding for the return of the tour through West Hollywood and other Hollywood Areas. You will also receive discounts at select restaurants and cafes as well as shoppin the chauffeur will take the best route available for maximum sightseeing and enjoyment and comfort.""""Enjoy this unique experience in an open-air
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Santa Monica Street Art Bike Tour
"Spend an unforgettable 3-4 hours on a guided bike tour through Santa Monica and the historical neighborhoods of Venice Beach California. The tour begins with a leisurely cruise through Santa Monica's charming Main Street and stops at Venice Beach near Muscle Beach the birthplace of skateboarding and training grounds for a young Arnold Schwarzenegger. Venice Beach's Italian-influenced landscape is also widely recognized for its West Coast legal graffiti walls that attract street artists from around the world. Tour- Rip Cronk Emily Winters Frank Gehry and other prominent figures. Riders will also be given some time to walk along the colorful Venice Boardwalk to purchase souvenirs and watch live street performances. Afterwards you'll pedal through the picturesque Venice Canals
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"Los Angeles City Tour Including Farmers Market
"Los Angeles City Tour Including Farmers Market Beverly Hills and Santa Monica Bike Ride""Your LA day tour starts when you meet up with your small group and follow your guide on a walk down Hollywood Boulevard. See some of your favorite 'stars' on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and pass by the TCL Chinese Theatre and Dolby Theatre en route to a secret garden oasis and other hidden gems.Hop on a local bus for a brief ride to the Los Angeles Farmers Market — aka the Original Farmers Market — established in 1934. Meander past and purchase something delicious for lunch (own expense). Then take a quick bus ride to the heart of Beverly Hills and indulge in a provided cupcake tasting at a bakery. Afterward visit the Paley Center for Media
From $60.00

Hollywood Sign Tips (15)

Hollywood Sign

It is sad that tourists spend so much time and gas driving to see the sign when the only way to get really close to it is to hike up to it by parking just north of 6363 Deronda Dr, 90068. Or, see it...
Nov 19, 2011

Hollywood sign - a hike up to within 5 yards of it

This could be a fun break, and you get lots of breathtaking views as you try to make it up to the top. Start at the Griffith park observatory, any park ranger can also help you, then you follow a road...
Feb 11, 2011


Visitors to Los Angeles always want to see the "Hollywood" sign but once you see it and realize that you can't even get all that close to it you'll probably be like me and wonder what the big deal is....
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Nov 05, 2006

So close to the Sign you can touch it.

The Hollywood Sign should be under "Off the Beaten Path" rather in Tourist Traps. We ahve plenty of the latter but only 1 Hollywood sign.Here's the first thing to know about the sign - it's at the...
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Sep 03, 2006

World Famous Giant Letters On a Hill

Originally a publicity stunt for a housing development titled "Hollywoodland", the giant letters have become a true international landmark. Eh. It's just letters. The "land" collapsed long ago, and...
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Jul 13, 2006

They should light it up

The infamous hollywood sign can be seen from miles. Used to advertise real estate in the 1930's, it has become synonomous with the movieworld ever since, Add a few namechanges and a suicide and its...
Oct 13, 2005

Waste of time...

Every time I have friends coming over wanting to see the Hollywood sign, I tell them its really not worth it. Its just a bunch of letters on a hillside. Nevertheless I take them to go see it. If they...
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Jul 16, 2004

Hollywood sign

The hollywood sign is probably one of the biggest tourist traps, but you must have your a picture of your own. We asked directions from people and they were very friendly and helpful and there are...
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Jan 18, 2004

Saving you the trouble

Let's face it, seeing the Hollywood sign is a major tourist thing, for better or worse. Here are some ways to help you:1) Drive up Bronson. You cannot go far up, however, you do get a decent view of...
Jul 08, 2003

The Hollywood Sign

Its not as great as it seems, you will realize this as soon as you see it, if you can see it.The pollution is so thick you can hardly see anything. get as close as posssible, and have a good camera....
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Feb 12, 2003

Hollywood. That a very big...

Hollywood. That a very big tourist trap!Nothing much interesting and beautiful to see there. Quite dangerous neighborhood.But if you are lucky as I was, you can see the entrance of some very famous...
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Aug 26, 2002

#1 - HOLLYWOOD - It's a dive. ...

#1 - HOLLYWOOD - It's a dive. Get in and out of there as quickly as you can... Mann's Chinese Theater is interesting for about 30 minutes, after you locate all the stars' feet & hand imprints,...
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Aug 25, 2002
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Art - Architecture

The Broadway Spring Center is a parking garage and businesses. What caught my attention is the huge carved reliefs on the sides of the building. Very impressive and encouraging to know at least the...
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Museum of Tolerance

Wonderful resource for the Holocaust and other diversity issues. Take the tour first, then you can wander on your own. Give yourself plenty of time to soak it all in....about 3 hours. There are...
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Hollywood Boulevard & The Hollywood Walk of Fame

Artists Susan Krieg, Preston Craig, Rodd Swerdloff, Geoffry Tuttle, Jennifer Snoeynick, Jeanna Abbey Cobelli, Jasser Membreno, Kate Macomber-Jones, and Lindsey King in 2003 painted the rollup doors...
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Los Angeles City Hall

We reached Los Angeles City Hall in downtown LA by taking the metro to Civic Centre on the red line. The City Hall is next to Grand Park which is quite a pleasant place with fountains and flags. Los...
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Bradbury Building

This is a beautiful, well-known landmark in downtown Los Angeles. The building is lovely and worth a visit for itself, especially the inside, and visitors are free to roam the lobby and stairs, but...
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Grand Central Market

To get to Grand Central Market take the red metro line to Pershing Square Station. The market is opposite the Angels Flight railway. Grand Central Market has food stalls and cafes and bars. It dates...
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