Frommer's Los Angeles 2011

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John Wiley & Sons, Sep 2, 2010 - Travel - 352 pages
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  • Completely updated every year, Frommer's Los Angeles features enticing color photos of the sights and experiences that await you.
  • Our author, a native Californian, hits all the highlights, from the Sunset Strip to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. He's checked out all the city's best hotels and restaurants in person, and offers authoritative, candid reviews that will help you find the choices that suit your tastes and budget.
  • You'll also get up-to-the-minute coverage of shopping, spas, and nightlife; in-depth coverage of Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm; and advice on side trips to Long Beach, the South Coast, Santa Catalina Island, and Santa Barbara.
  • Frommer's Los Angeles also includes a tear-resistant fold-out color map.
  

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Contents

THE BEST OF LOS ANGELES
1
Los Angeles Today
9
PLANNING YOUR TRIP
21
Getting There Getting Around
28
STAY AWAY FROM SANTA MONICA
35
SUGGESTED LOS ANGELES
48
A Neighborhoods in Brief
50
THE BEST OF LOS ANGELES IN 1 DAY
54
A TYPICAL DAY IN L A
162
Museums Galleries
169
A GREAT DAY IN DOWNTOWN L A
179
KIDCOOL ATTRACTIONS IN L A
186
A Parks Gardens Views
194
TOP SPOTS
200
THE DISNEYLAND RESORT KNOTTS
221
L A s Top Streets Neighborhoods
243

WHERE TO STAY
63
A s Westside Beverly Hills
77
Hollywood
92
WHERE TO DINE
105
OCEANVIEW
116
Hollywood West Hollywood
133
WHAT TO SEE
154
GR8 FINDS IN WEST L A S JTOWN
251
LOS ANGELES AFTER DARK
270
Dance Clubs
276
SIDE TRIPS FROM LOS ANGELES
295
FAST FACTS AIRLINE WEBSITES
329
Index
336
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About the author (2010)

Matthew Richard Poole, a native Californian, has authored more than two dozen travel guides to California, Hawaii, and abroad. Before becoming a full-time travel writer and photographer, he worked as an English tutor in Prague, a ski instructor in the Swiss Alps, and a scuba instructor in Maui and Thailand. His other titles include Frommer's California, Frommer's San Francisco, Frommer's Irreverent Guide to San Francisco, Frommer's San Francisco Free & Dirt Cheap, and Frommer's Portable Disneyland. Matthew is also Publisher & Co-founder of LocalGetaways.com, and you can follow his travel tweets at www.twitter.com/GetawayGuru.

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