Explore the second largest city in the U.S.A - Los Angeles
The second largest city in the United States, Los Angeles is a very popular place with both locals and tourists. L.A. is one of the most cosmopolitan places on earth and it is this, combined with its balmy weather, laid-back lifestyle and unique lifestyle that have drawn so many people from across the globe. Los Angeles, California, is also home to a few world-renowned scientific and cultural institutions which only add to its appeal as a destination.
Once you've booked into your Los Angeles hotel, you will find there are plenty of things to do in Los Angeles. Most people will start their visit by doing some good old fashioned Los Angeles shopping - since this mecca really does give you the opportunity to "shop 'till you drop". After all the shopping, you'll likely need to recharge your batteries. A Los Angeles restaurant is the perfect place to do this. Once you're finished with your retail therapy, you might want to get lost in the crowds of Venice Beach and work on your tan.
If you want to go sight seeing, you will find so much to do that you'll need an extra week of holiday just to see it all. Universal Studios Hollywood is a popular tourist stop, as is the L.A. Chinatown. Art lovers simply have to make a turn by the J. Paul Getty Center, the Museum of Contemporary Art and The Geffen Contemporary, as well as the Lost Angeles Country Museum of Art. Those interested in following the steps of the stars can visit Grauman's Chinese Theatre and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. If you're more interested in history, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels makes a magnificent stop - especially when combined to a trip to the La Brea Tar Pits. Griffith Park is a 4000 acre urban park and features a theatre, an observatory, a planetarium and a history museum. It's the perfect place to relax and get away from it all.
So why not visit Los Angeles during your next trip to the United States? If you're a bit short on cash, you could even book a cheap hotel in Los Angeles and save money on accommodation. Don't miss this amazing cosmopolitan city!