“It’s superficial, everyone is plastic, and besides – there is too much traffic”.
That’s like avoiding London because “it’s always raining,” or missing out on Tokyo because “it’s crowded.” As Mark Twain so succinctly put it, “all generalizations are false, including this one.” Drop your preconceptions about Los Angeles and explore a sprawling heap of dozens of mini cities coexisting (or struggling to coexist) in a oddly charming bazaar of cultural and physical diversity.
Maybe Los Angeles herself is quite the opposite of superficial. Like any big city, there are plenty of touristy attractions in Los Angeles to spend/waste your time and money on.
Hollywood Boulevard is cheesy, but you’re going to feel slightly foolish telling your friends about LA and admitting you didn’t see the stars on the sidewalk or take a picture in front of the Hollywood Sign. Then head up north on Cahuenga Boulevard and hike into the hills to check out the Hollywood Reservoir; it’s a bit of a walk (or short drive) but it’s a surprisingly deserted spot with a beautiful lake and view of the Hollywood Sign (no swimming, sorry).
With Manny Machado's post All-Star Game trade to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, the Orioles officially signaled that not only are they open for business, but the rest of baseball’s trade market can begin, too.
After all, Machado isn't the only attractive trade piece the Orioles have on their...
A day anticipated by many for months — and by some for years — became reality on Wednesday, as the Orioles traded All-Star shortstop Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers, officially beginning their rebuilding process while closing a chapter on the club’s best homegrown talent since Hall of...
A look at major trade deadline deals the Dodgers have made since Andrew Friedman became president of baseball operations before the 2015 season. As part of a three-team trade, the Dodgers send Zachary Bird, Hector Olivera and Paco Rodriguez to Atlanta and Victor Araujo, Jeff Brigham... But, with a scarcity of top-flight pitching available in trade, the Dodgers decided to improve their team with the best player they could get.
We are engaged on the issue and committed to looking at options that support our full range of digital offerings to the EU market.If you’ve got a car, head across town to another great hillside spot, The Getty Villa in Malibu.Possibly the most beautiful public space in Los Angeles, The Getty Villa is gorgeous both architecturally and botanically.It’s a city with an eclectic history, bearing the relics and scars to prove it, that has amounted to something of a dysfunctional United Nations after party.Beautiful beaches, great weather, lots going on, and a place for every kind of person to enjoy it all.Multiple reports indicated Baltimore Orioles had a deal in place to trade All-Star Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers. If you were watching the MLB All-Star game 2018, you’d conclude that Baltimore Orioles All-Star shortstop Manny Machado was heading to...For a century, professional baseball players were regarded as entertainers: see ball, hit ball, play in whatever city you are assigned, for whatever salary you are assigned, and keep your mouth shut. Yes, the Dodgers have finally nabbed Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado. Tuesday night was a wild night for a lot of people, specifically Manny Machado, who would learn who his new team would be the Los Angeles Dodgers.Yusniel Diaz, OF Age: 21 This season with double-A Tulsa: .314/.428/.477 with 10 doubles, four triples and six homers in 264 plate appearances. Along with Diaz, the Dodgers are giving up Dean Kremer, Zach Pop, Rylan Bannon and Breyvic Valera.Diaz is the headliner, a Cuban outfielder who got a .5 million signing bonus when the Dodgers landed him in...Assuming it’s a nice day, trek up to the Griffith Observatory in the hills of Los Feliz.The observatory & museum are newly restored and the views are the best in the city.