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Chinatown: The Story of an L.A. Icon

The historic neighborhood is experiencing a dining and nightlife renaissance Updated on February 16, 2018 East Gate at Chinatown Central Plaza | Photo courtesy of Space-wanderer, Discover Los Angeles Flickr Pool Chinatown is one of L.A.’s most popular tourist destinations, located in Downtown L.A. near the city’s civic and cultural center. Travelers may be confused by the “New Chinatown” mural that marks the neighborhood’s Central Plaza, but there’s a story behind that. L.A.’s first Chinatown…

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Best Hikes in L.A. to Discover Film & TV Locations

Step outdoors and into your favorite movies and series. Updated on February 22, 2018 Trailhead at Vasquez Rocks | Photo courtesy of Derek Cross, Flickr Los Angeles provides the setting for much of America’s media and pop culture—naturally, considering the industries born here. Many know that Malibu’s Point Dume is an iconic Planet of the Apes location; or recognize the surreal-looking Vasquez Rocks from Star Trek and Westworld, the Bronson Caves made famous by the…

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Celebrate Modernism in Los Angeles

Discover authentic Mid-Century masterpieces in L.A. Updated on February 22, 2018 Photo courtesy of Stahl House, Facebook For architecture geeks and scholars, Los Angeles is a mecca for Modernism. From iconic residences to stunning public buildings, discover Mid-Century masterpieces in L.A. For Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers, the name “Hanna-Barbera” brings up childhood memories of Saturday mornings watching beloved cartoons like The Flintstones, Yogi Bear, The Jetsons, Scooby-Doo and The Smurfs. Founded in 1957 by former…

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Only The Super Rich Can Afford To Use This Terminal At Los Angeles Airport

This is what flying looks like for the 1 percent. Traveling just got even easier for rich people, thanks to a new amenity at Los Angeles International Airport. Now the wealthy can pay their way to a better airport experience when they use The Private Suite, an ultra-VIP airport terminal for commercial flights. The annual membership fee for The Private Suite costs $7,500, but it comes with some pretty amazing perks, like a literal private…

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