LA News for 2014

11/04/2013

Los Angeles Tourism

There is so much in store for Los Angeles in 2014.  The beachside metropolis will usher in the New Year with the debut of two highly anticipated boutique hotels and the opening of a ground-breaking contemporary art museum later in the year.  With the destination’s trendsetting dining scene becoming a global attraction, the ongoing evolution of the city’s mass transit options and red-carpet worthy events, LA is a top pick for ’14.  

What’s Trending

11/04/2013

Los Angeles Tourism

On Sunday, March 9, 2014, thousands of runners will navigate their way from Downtown LA to Santa Monica in the 29th annual LA Marathon. The 2014 Asics LA Marathon will take runners from Dodger Stadium to the Pacific Ocean. Runners will pass many of LA’s world‐famous landmarks along the way, including Walt Disney Concert Hall, TCL Chinese Theatre, the Sunset Strip, Rodeo Drive and the Santa Monica Pier. Reflecting its status as a premier race, The Stadium to the Sea course is considered one of the most scenic in the world.

Fall Cruising at the Port of Los Angeles

10/10/2012

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The 2012 fall cruise season kicks into high gear at the Port of Los Angeles. More than 10 cruise lines including several World Cruise Center-based ships will sail from San Pedro on Mexico Riviera, Coastal California, Hawaii, trans-Panama Canal and Tahiti/South Pacific vacation voyages, and additional luxury liners will call at San Pedro on international itineraries.

Blast Off: the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the California Science Center

10/09/2012

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Following its cross-country flight from Florida, and a two-day trek through the streets of Los Angeles, the U.S. Space Shuttle Endeavour is ready to call the California Science Center home.  On Oct. 30, the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display Pavilion at the California Science Center will open to the public, offering guests a chance to view the shuttle up close.

Fashion's Night Out

09/15/2012

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On Sept. 6, shopping centers, department stores and boutiques all around Los Angeles celebrated the fashion industry by participating in the fourth annual Fashion’s Night Out, a worldwide shopping event created by Vogue editor-in-chief, Anna Wintour. Lucky for visitors to Los Angeles, fashion can be found everyday in LA…especially at the Los Angeles Fashion District featuring the latest trends in fashion from LA’s up-and-coming designers. The LA Fashion District is comprised of more than 1,000 stores located in 90 blocks in Downtown Los Angeles. Some of the highlights are Santee Alley, The European Corridor, The Intersection and the Menswear District. You'll find everything from tuxedos to hip jeans to lingerie, so get ready for a shopping adventure. For a more “hands-on” shopping experience, download a shopping tour podcast, complete with commentary, music and the sounds of the LA Fashion District. Since it’s hard to know where to start when you have so much to choose from, make sure to download the Fashion District map.

Space Landmarks in LA

09/15/2012

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Los Angeles has long been known for its car culture. Now, with the arrival of the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the California Science Center, space exploration is on the minds of local and visiting space-travel enthusiasts. When you visit LA, you can see a variety of historical and futuristic space exhibitions and attractions.

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