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LA is a huge sprawling area and has tones of things to do and places to visit. Orange County is considered part of LA as is the San Fernando Valley so keep in mind which areas you want to focus on.

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Du-par's Restaurant & Bakery

Restaurants

The Original Philippe

Restaurants

mao's kitchen

Restaurants

Universal Studios Hollywood

Theme Parks

Hollywood Walk of Fame

Historic Walking Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Venice Beach

Beaches

Union Station

Architectural Buildings, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Mass Transportation Systems

Ken L's City Tips

  • Avoid the freeways during the morning and afternoon commutes
  • Du-par's Restaurant & Bakery
    Restaurants (American, Diner)
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    Ken L Says:

    This is the place to go for great pancakes if you find yourself at the Farmer's Market.

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    • Foodie
    From the community
    Ranked #167 of 7 262 restaurants in Los Angeles
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Love this place - pumpkin spiced coffee! 🎃 09/11/2018
    • Very good breakfast place 21/10/2018
    • Du-par's Restaurant & Bakery
    Address:
    6333 W 3rd St
    Los Angeles, CA 90036-3109
    Phone:
    +1 323-933-8446
    Price range:
    US$5 - US$15
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 23:59
    Other:
  • The Original Philippe
    Restaurants (American, Soups, Deli)
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    Ken L Says:

    Make it here and very close by is Union Station which is worth a peek at.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    From the community
    Ranked #25 of 7 262 restaurants in Los Angeles
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • We loved this place not only because of the food 17/11/2018
    • This is a must go! 09/11/2018
    • The Original Philippe
    Address:
    1001 N Alameda St
    Los Angeles, CA 90012-1803
    Phone:
    +1 213-617-3781
    Price range:
    US$0 - US$20
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    06:00 - 22:00
    Other:
  • mao's kitchen
    Restaurants (Chinese, Asian)
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    Ken L Says:

    Find yourself in Venice Beach and have some great Chinese food here.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    From the community
    Ranked #330 of 7 262 restaurants in Los Angeles
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Quick dinner 11/09/2018
    • Mao's is delicious 28/08/2018
    • mao's kitchen
    Address:
    1512 Pacific Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90291-3612
    Phone:
    +1 310-581-8305
    Price range:
    US$1 - US$20
    Hours:
    Sun - Thu
    11:30 - 22:30
    Fri - Sat
    11:30 - 03:00
    Other:
  • Universal Studios Hollywood
    Theme Parks
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    Ken L Says:

    A must if you have kids and want to visit a fun theme park.

    Good for
    • Family
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #3 of 553 things to do in Los Angeles
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Awesome 16/11/2018
    • Expensive but good time 16/11/2018
    • Universal Studios Hollywood
    Address:
    100 Universal City Plaza
    Los Angeles, CA 91608-1002
    Phone:
    +1 800-864-8377
    Other:
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame
    Historic Walking Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Ken L Says:

    Take a stroll down Hollywood Boulevard and don't miss the foot and hand prints at the Chinese Theater.

    Good for
    • History Buff
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #87 of 553 things to do in Los Angeles
    • Fun! 17/11/2018
    • Wouldn't bother 16/11/2018
    • Hollywood Walk of Fame
    Address:
    Hollywood Blvd at Vine St
    Los Angeles, CA 90028
    Phone:
    +1 323-469-8311
    Other:
  • Venice Beach
    Beaches
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    Ken L Says:

    Check out Venice Beach for a Bohemian vibe and fun beach experience.

    Good for
    • Like a Local
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #84 of 553 things to do in Los Angeles
    • Meh.. 16/11/2018
    • A day out 16/11/2018
    • Venice Beach
  • Union Station
    Architectural Buildings, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Mass Transportation Systems
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    Ken L Says:

    The art deco Union Station is a unique place to visit.

    Good for
    • History Buff
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #40 of 553 things to do in Los Angeles
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Train Station 13/11/2018
    • Historic railroad station location! 12/11/2018
    • Union Station
    Address:
    800 N Alameda St
    Downtown
    Los Angeles, CA 90012-2177
    Phone:
    +1 800-872-7245
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    04:00 - 01:00
    Other:
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