Visiting Los Angeles, your days might be packed with visiting museums or other cultural sites. However, your time in LA will not be complete without a good old fashioned shopping spree. Lucky for you, LA is known for its excellent shopping opportunities. Here is your shopping guide to LA.
Visiting the Hollywood and Highland shopping center is an easy and convenient way to go shopping. Chances are, you will probably be spending some time in Hollywood during your stay. If you happen to find yourself exploring the historic Hollywood Blvd, budget in some time to stop by the shopping area. Here, you will find all the major names in shopping such as Forever 21, ALDO, Gap, Guess, Shoe Palace, Lucky Brand Jeans and Mac.
Thanks to the 90s hit show, Melrose Place, shopping along Melrose Avenue is a definitely something that is put on the “to do list” for many visitors of Los Angeles. While this may be the case, it should be known that when shopping at Melrose Ave., you will be met with a hodgepodge experience. From the grungy to the glamorous, you will get a little bit of everything at Melrose. While you are down there, consider stopping at the beloved Pink’s Hot Dogs, which, according to locals has the best chili dogs around. Pink’s Hot Dogs is located on the corner of La Brea and Melrose Ave.
If you want to shop, why not go to the place that celebrities often go to? The Grove is an outdoor shopping and entertainment area in Los Angeles. There are a number of different places to shop at while at the Grove such as J.Crew, Anthropologie, MAC Cosmetics, Apple, Nordstrom and the newly added Topshop/Topman. There are also a number of places to eat as well if you happen to work up an appetite. While at the Grove, keep an eye out for celebrity sightings!
You’ll never be disappointed when you go shopping in LA!