Though it may seem more like a fashion statement than a real place, Beverly Hills is actually filled with real people doing real things at all hours of the day. Funny, because as a rolling joke, it is said that no one is actually from Beverly Hills, nor does anyone ever die in Beverly Hills—the area has no hospitals and no mortuary, so, in a way, this is true. However, 34,000 residents call this 5.7 mile stretch of greater Los Angeles home, and during the day, those numbers swell to almost 200,000. Why? Because aside from being a Southern California cultural icon, there’s plenty of fun things to do and see. For example:
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July 20, 2012
Rodeo Drive. This iconic center of boutique and designer shopping in Los Angeles has its own following the world around. But the epicenter of luxury fashion doesn’t have to boast only the unobtainable. As long as you’re a fashion lover, the world is your oyster on Rodeo Drive. With all the glamour of the silver screen, the premier brands in the world are all lined up for your viewing pleasure, and while the prices might not fit your budget, any stroll through this cobbled street will entertain and enhance your knowledge of current fashion trends.
August 28, 2010
There is never a shortage of things to do in Los Angeles, but here are a few suggestions in case you’re stuck.
June 22, 2010
One thing you’ll notice even before you leave the airport (and honestly, fly into Burbank if you can) is that Los Angeles is crowded, and its tourist spots are even moreso. I recommend going to Universal Studios, but I highly recommend going to Universal Studios under the auspices of a Skip-the-Line Tour. You’ll save yourself a lot of time otherwise spent baking in a hot line