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City break in Los Angeles. Active leisure ideas for Los Angeles - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Downtown LA Scenic beaches and classy night clubs, upscale restaurants and casinos, luxury boutiques and grand entertaining centers are just a part of the entertainments to enliven the leisure in Los Angeles. The city boasts up to twenty well equipped beaches offering perfect facilities as for active leisure so for tranquil recreation. The most visited beach among travelers is Manhattan Beach enjoying the unforgettable view over the Santa Monica Bay. The beach is added with a long embankment which is best suited for a walk for recreation. This place is the best one for a morning run. Those who are craving for solitude, privacy and are seeking for a city buzz escape should set to the Paradise Cove beach. This tiny beach area is considered to be a perfect destination for family recreation.
1. The most widely used city transport is underground. The city also offers over 200 bus routes. The cost of a single trip will equal 1.25USD meanwhile the travel pass for a whole day will … Open
The fans of volleyball will better relish the Beach Volleyball as this is exactly the place where sport competitions and tournaments take place. Redondo Beach is considered to be the best place for recreation with kids meanwhile the most romantic place is considered to be El Matador Beach. The major part of entertaining centers is accumulated in the Hollywood area and in Silver Lake district. One of the most visited entertaining centers is still Universal Studios Hollywood. Many travelers just prefer to set off to the Los Angeles suburbs to view the legendary “Disneyland”.
Griffith Park will be a perfect family entertainment. This is a large ostrich farm surrounded with the parks of ultimate beauty. You can spend the whole day walking along the wind paths and enjoying the panoramic views of the suburbs. The choice of the best night club is really challenging as the city offers the greatest selection of upscale night entertainment centers. However there are several clubs of the greatest popularity among tourists. The Cabana club is among the favorites. It features luxury interior design and excellent entertaining program. Copyright
Los Angeles is not only the capital of entertainment, but also an important military-industrial region of the United States. The exact date of the foundation of the city is not clearly … Open
The Circus club is the best place for eager dancers. The club engages the popular DJs to spice up the shows. Another magnificent place of night entertaining is the Mood club outfitted in oriental style. It attracts mostly the fans of R&B and Rap music styles. The shopping addicts will feel a real thrill as a whole day will not be enough to visit all the popular shopping centers. However one should definitely visit the Grove mart and walk through the Original Farmers Market. The vast choice of upscale boutiques and souvenir shops is set on the Olvera street. The Century City mart offers interesting souvenir gifts.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Los Angeles and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Los Angeles

El Carmen
Where: 8138 W. Third Street, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 8521552; More info: Neighborhood;
Roof Bar at Standard Hotel
Where: 550 S. Flower Street, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)213 8928080; More info: Neighborhood;
Veranda Bar at the Figueroa Hotel
Where: 939 S Figueroa St Los Angeles, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)213 6278971; More info: Neighborhood;
Beauty Bar
Where: 1638 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 4647676; More info: Neighborhood;
Good Luck Bar
Where: 1514 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 6663524; More info: Neighborhood;
The Hollywood Improv
Where: 8162 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 6512583; More info: Neighborhood;
Babe and Ricky’s
Where: 4339 Leimert Blvd, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 2959112; More info: Neighborhood;
Viper Room
Where: 8852 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)310 3581881; More info: Neighborhood;
Where: 1645 Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 9627712; More info: Neighborhood;
Where: 1717 Silver Lake Blvd, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 6614380; More info: Neighborhood;
Knitting Factory
Where: Look at the website below for more information., Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)323 4630204; More info: Neighborhood;
Where: 8911 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles; Telephone: +1 (0)310 6527055; More info: Neighborhood;
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Los Angeles
♥   State Park 'Rio de Los Angeles' , 5.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Prefectural Natural Park 'Buko' , 11 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Park 'Roxbury' , 15.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Fryman C' , 15.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Verdugo Mountains Park Property' , 18.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Los Angeles
♥   Amusement park 'Dreamland' Seoul, 6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'SpeedZone Los Angeles' , 6.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Hollywood & Safaripark Stukenbrock' Stukenbrock, 9.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Universal Studios Hollywood' Universal City, 13.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Golf ’N’ Stuff' Norwalk, 18.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Los Angeles
♥   Water park 'Splash & Fun Water Park' Baħar Iċ-Ċagħaq, 27.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Knott s Soak City' Buena Park, 32.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Raging Waters' San Dimas, 40.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Great Wolf Lodge' Garden Grove, 42.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Six Flags Hurricane Harbor' Valencia, 52.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Los Angeles from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Opaque Restaurant

From the series “The Most Exotic Restaurants in the World”
The first restaurant of the Opaque network was opened in Los Angeles. Today you can also visit the similar restaurants in San Diego, San Francisco, Dallas and New York. A few years ago the analogue of the popular American restaurant was opened in Moscow under the name 'In the dark'. Its main particularity is the fact that the visitors are served by the blind waiters. Despite the particularity of the Opaque restaurant, its visitors always count on high service quality and on excellent taste of the food. Absence from the bright light does not impair the operation of the customers and the cooking process. … Read further

Club 33 in Disneyland

From the series “Forbidden Construction Objects with Label "Access Denied"”
The founder of the amazing club is Walt Disney, he opened it for the most senior guests who took a direct part in investing in the construction of Disneyland. After the opening of the club, members of 33 largest corporations received membership, including Coca-Cola and Kodak, in honour of this significant event the club has its own symbolic name. Until 2010, Club 33 remained a closed institution for corporate partners, and recently it was decided to expand the number of its guests. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Los Angeles - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Los Angeles - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Los Angeles?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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