Los Angeles offers a wide range of activities to enjoy for visitors and locals alike. In fact, there’s so much to do it might be difficult to know where to start. When staying at hotels near Wilshire Blvd., consider stopping by some of these famous destinations in the city.
The Grove, as well as the adjoining Farmers Market, is a popular destination to visit in Los Angeles. The Grove is a famous entertainment and shopping destination. In fact, many celebrities are known to frequent the Grove. Celebrities that have been seen shopping or eating at the Grove include Kris Jenner, Josh Hutcherson, Justin Bieber, Niall Horan, Julianne Hough and more. At the neighboring Farmers Market, come to the original Farmers Market in Los Angeles that has been around since 1934. Here, get all your fresh produce but also, fresh pies, traditional ice cream, breads and more!
If you want to be like a local, you’ll want to grab a bite to eat at Pink’s Hot Dog, a Hollywood Legend since 1939. Pink’s is probably the most famous hot dang stand, specializing in chili dogs. When you go, consider ordering the Classic, a hot dog served with their house made chili, mustard, cheese and topped with onions. Another famous option is The America The Beautiful Dog, served up with a 12” jalapeno dog, pastrami, bacon, chopped tomatoes and lettuce. What’s not to love?
There’s no doubt about it, Los Angeles has a thriving art scene. If you don’t know where to start, consider spending some time at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, also known as LACMA. The museum is the largest art museum in the western United States and holds more than 150,000 pieces of artwork! LACMA also offers a wide range of art pieces spanning from ancient times to contemporary pieces. That mean whatever type or style of art that you like, you are sure to find something that’s right for you. The museum also offers a number of rotating exhibits so there is always something new to be seen. Stop by LACMA Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 11am- 5pm; Friday 11am-8pm; Saturday and Sunday from 10am-7pm.