Whether you are a family looking for a fun and interesting place to spend an off-season vacation or a college kid looking for a place to spend a vacation, the city of Los Angeles in spring offers a fabulous place to escape the ordinary.
When someone mention Los Angeles, you can’t help but think of Tinsel Town. After you stop by Grauman’s Chinese Theater, you can learn some weird facts at Ripley’s Believe it or Not and get a picture of yourself with the wax version of your favorite star at Hollywood Wax Museum for one price when you get a combo package. You can have an interactive optical illusion experience at Museum of Illusions.
If you are an old movie buff, you may want to check out the “You Are the Star” mural at 1665 Wilcox Avenue, where you will see the likes of Marylyn Monroe, Mae West, and John Wayne looking back at you from their seats in a movie theater. You can also check out the Alto Nido apartment building, where William Holden pounded out his unsuccessful screenplays in “Sunset Boulevard.” Be sure to stop by Musso & Frank Grill for a cocktail; it is the oldest restaurant in Hollywood.
One of the great things about Los Angeles in spring is its proximity to so many wonderful outdoor attractions. Lay in the sand and watch the surfers on Malibu Beach or take a hike in the Sierra Madre Mountains. You can drive to Redondo Beach and walk on the sand dunes or a take a bike ride along the shore.
There is no reason you can’t learn a little bit when you are enjoying our city. The Getty Museum offers art, film, performances and lectures. You can even take a one-day art class when you are there. Learn all about the stars in the sky when you visit the Griffith Museum. Head downtown to Olvera Street where you will find, The Museum of Social Justice, where you can discover what it is like to be homeless and learn what people in the city are doing to fight poverty.
Where to Stay During Los Angeles in Spring
No matter what you decide to do, you will need a comfortable place to stay. Before you pay for an overpriced hotel, consider renting a vacation home. Luxury Rental Group can provide you with a place that has a large living room with lots of comfortable seating, quiet bedrooms with comfortable beds, and full kitchens. Give us a call today at 800-712-2800.