Locals Guide to Manhattan Beach


Manhattan Beach, CA is an idyllic beach town just south of Los Angeles. With a gorgeous beach, a quaint downtown, wonderful restaurants and beautiful people everywhere, Manhattan Beach is a perfect living example of the Southern California lifestyle that the rest of the world envies. Just walking down the streets one almost expects to see…

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Art Walks in LA


From monthly events in the heart of downtown to annual open-studio events, art walks in LA are great for a date night, starting an art collection or simply exploring the burgeoning local arts scene. Here are a few of our favorites. Find more things to do in LA with the LosAngeles.com Events Calendar. [Photo Credit:…

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Best Breweries to Visit in Los Angeles

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Craft Breweries in Los Angeles are experiencing a huge surge in growth that mirrors a greater trend towards authentic culinary experiences such as LA’s farm to table restaurant scene. Master brewers at many LA breweries are able to take advantage of the close proximity to the farming communities near Los Angeles, to create a fresh and…

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LA’s Best Beer Bars


Beer is booming in LA and there are numerous beer bars and local small-batch microbreweries in LA to fuel the trend. IPAs and Belgium ales and more are there for the quaffing, it’s only a matter of choosing where to grab the perfect pint. Find more options with the LosAngeles.com Nightlife Directory. [Photo Credit: Mohawk…

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Literary Themed Bars in LA


Literary themed bars in LA pay tribute to great American authors and the city’s rich history in literature, from Bukowski’s dispatches from Skid Row flophouses and Ellroy’s gritty LA noir to Bradbury’s cosmic trips to the unknown. In fact, there are three “Library Bars” throughout LA, in addition to a few others named after famous…

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Easter Brunch in LA


Just like the Easter bunny, it’s time to hop to it and get Easter brunch reservations for the holiday on April 6. From homey and intimate settings to elegant afternoons, this brunch list covers all the bases for enjoying a stellar meal before devouring those jellybean eggs. Find more dining options with the LosAngeles.com Restaurants…

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Eco-Friendly Spas in LA


Los Angeles is a paradise for spa-goers. From eastside to west, virtually every neighborhood has a massage, salt scrub or another treatment. But the best spots are eco-friendly spas that pamper the planet and spa guest with organic and green treatments that are good for the body, soul and Mother Earth.

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Top Things to Do in LA


Los Angeles has long been known to be the city of perpetual sunshine, celebrities and surfers. While all that holds true, LA offers many more unique things to do with its abundance of museums and art galleries, theme parks, concert venues and shopping centers. Tinseltown, La-la-land, The City of Angeles—regardless of what it’s called, Los…

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LA’s Best Beach Hotels


LA’s world-famous beaches are a popular attraction for visitors and locals alike, whether it’s the middle of summer or the end of December. For those who want to extend their visit, several LA beach hotels provide seaside getaways for a quick overnight stay or longer trips. Find more places to stay in LA with the…

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Spas For Kids in LA

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Almost immediately after they learn to walk, little girls want to be just like their mothers. They slide their tiny feet into high heels, wear pearls and try on lipstick. Now, they can also get manicures and pedicures just like their moms at several spas for kids in LA. With the following LA spas offering…

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Super Bowl Parties in LA


Venues throughout the LA area are gearing up to host boozy Super Bowl parties to celebrate the finale of the season in style. Whether its at a low-key watering hole or a bar bash that stretches into the night well past the fourth quarter, there are numerous party options. Regardless of team colors, It’s the…

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Romantic LA Hotels


Between the beaches and endless sun, the dancing and entertainment, and the award-winning restaurants, Los Angeles is a city brimming with romance. Whether it’s for a quick getaway or extended stay, the enchantment of the city can continue from a night on the town in one of LA’s romantic hotels. The following accommodations, with their…

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