Bel Air is one of the many faces of Los Angeles County, which must surely be visited, a "seemingly quiet" place known worldwide for being the hill where well-to-do, famous or simply known people have decided to stay. We mention some of them who have left their mark on their field, not "meteors": Elizabeth Taylor, Cary Grant, Dean Martin, Henry Fonda, Gary Cooper etc.
Beverly Hills is a US city in Los Angeles County, California. Its borders make Beverly Hills itself an enclave city in Los Angeles. To the north Beverly Hills is limited by the Santa Monica mountains, to the east it touches West Hollywood and the Fairfax district. To the west it borders two other districts of the Los Angeles, Westwood and Century City municipalities. It is known to be home to many actors and celebrities in the last fifty years.
The city, with about 40,000 inhabitants, was founded in 1905 against the Pacific Ocean with Santa Monica to the north and Playa del Rey to the south. It represents the realization of the dream of the entrepreneur Abbot Kinney who, after winning the earth with the launch of a dime, could thus create the much desired "Venice of America" with a system of artificial channels in a pleasant residential and d 'entertainment. Now Venice is a lively tourist city.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood brings you closer than ever to the entertainment you know and love. Get ready to experience one of the busiest movie studios in LA as you explore our iconic backlots, DC Universe: The Exhibit, and original Batmobiles. Plus, you’ll view one of their many soundstages where today’s hottest TV shows and movies are made. With actual filming happening all around you, no two Warner Bros, tours are ever alike. For the grand finale of your Studio Tour experience, you’ll visit Stage 48: Script to Screen. This interactive soundstage explores key phases of the entertainment production process.
Runyon Canyon Park is a 160-acre (65 ha) park in Los Angeles, California, at the eastern end of the Santa Monica Mountains, managed by the Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks. The southern entrance to the park is located at the north end of Fuller Avenue in Hollywood.
The Third Street Promenade is a pedestrianized street in downtown Santa Monica, California. With its shops, cinemas and restaurants it is considered one of the main shopping streets and nightlife of the westside Los Angeles and is the largest pedestrian street in the entire metropolitan area of Los Angeles.
Griffith Park is a large municipal park at the eastern end of the Santa Monica Mountains, in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. The park covers 4,310 acres (1,740 ha) of land, making it one of the largest urban parks in North America. It is the second-largest city park in California, after Mission Trails Preserve in San Diego, and the 11th largest municipally owned park in the United States. It has also been referred to as the Central Park of Los Angeles but is much larger, more untamed, and rugged than its New York City counterpart.
Universal Studios Hollywood is a film studio and theme park in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles County, California. About 70% of the studio lies within the unincorporated county island known as Universal City while the rest lies within the city limits of Los Angeles, California. It is one of the oldest and most famous Hollywood film studios still in use. Its official marketing headline is "The Entertainment Capital of LA". It was initially created to offer tours of the real Universal Studios sets and is the first of many full-fledged Universal Studios Theme Parks located across the world. Outside the theme park, a new, all-digital facility near the Universal Pictures backlot was built in an effort to merge all of NBCUniversal's West Coast operations into one area. As a result, the current home for KNBC, KVEA and NBC News with Telemundo Los Angeles Bureaus with new digital facility is on the Universal lot formerly occupied by Technicolor SA. Universal City includes hotels Universal Hilton & Towers, the Sheraton Universal Hotel, and Universal CityWalk, which offers a collection of shops, restaurants, an 18-screen Universal Cinema and a seven-story IMAX theater. In 2017, the park hosted 9,056,000 guests, ranking it 15th in the world and 9th among North American parks.
The famous beach of Santa Monica, 5 kilometers long, equipped for all kinds of sports with activities and clubs of all kinds to make the promenade on the seafront unforgettable. Much of the beach is free and there is no shortage of easy access for visitors with reduced mobility. Remember that one of the shows on this beach is undoubtedly its sunsets, when you can sit in complete relaxation and admire the sun that plunges into the Pacific Ocean
The Dolby Theatre (formerly known as the Kodak Theatre) is a live-performance auditorium in the Hollywood and Highland Center shopping mall and entertainment complex, on Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue, in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles. Since the theater's opening on November 9, 2001, the theater has annually hosted the Academy Award ceremony. It is adjacent to the Grauman's Chinese Theatre and the El Capitan Theatre on nearby Hollywood Boulevard.
You can not miss the TCL Chinese Theater on the Walk of Fame! A cinema that looks like a Chinese pagoda on the outside, but the peculiarity for which it became famous is the carpet of impressions of famous actors and directors that are scattered throughout the atrium in front of the entrance to the TCL Chinese Theater.
The Walk of Fame, is divided into two sidewalks that go from Hollywood Boulevard to Vine Street, for almost two kilometers, constantly expanding; in fact there are many new areas that are being used in order to accommodate the new stars. Despite walking upside down, the Walk of Fame also deserves another type of attention. There are many shops and picturesque places that accompany the stars along the avenue, with typical restaurants and atypical characters who try to be of help to tourists.
Rodeo Drive does not need many descriptions! Even if you are not a Shopping lover, a ride through these streets will give you a taste of Hollywood VIP life. Keep walking until you reach Two Rodeo Street, the most spectacular architectural part. The setting of the buildings is inspired by old Europe, with cobblestone paving, gas lamps, arcades, benches, balconies and flowers. Really a pleasant and classy walk regardless of the passion for purchases or the possibility of shopping here.