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The Classic Los Angeles Guide

The Classic Los Angeles Guide

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Los Angeles is a city of stories. Whether you’ve grown up amongst the palms, packed up the trunk and moved bright-eyed to have your coming of age, or, learned to love the cityscape through the movie screen—certain visions reign supreme. The Hollywood Sign, the pink palace façade of the Beverly Hills Hotel, and the panoramic views from the Griffith Observatory are iconic sights long sealed in to our collective consciousness. Los Angelenos think of their sunny metropolis as a triangle made up of the East Side, the West Side, and the Valley, while we’ve found that when our New York friends come to visit they abide by a very specific Hollywood itinerary. Newcomers can rest assured that within the immense city sprawl there is a neighborhood, and a tribe waiting for every personality. But, for those trying to find their way, our classic L.A. guide leaves no room for curveballs