Book Description

An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Los Angeles, packed with insider tips and ideas, color maps, top 10 lists - all designed to help you see the very best of Los Angeles.

Spend some time star-gazing as you stroll the historic Hollywood Boulevard, wander through the Impressionist rooms and gardens of the Getty Center, go shopping at the famed Melrose Avenue or rent a bicycle and pedal through the Boardwalk. From Top 10 architectural landmarks to the Top 10 places to see and be seen - discover the best of Los Angeles with this easy-to-use travel guide.

Inside Top 10 Los Angeles:
- Ten easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend, or a week
- Top 10 lists showcase the best attractions in Los Angeles, covering the Historic Hollywood Boulevard, Sunset Strip, Universal Studios, Venice Beach, The Huntington and more
- In-depth area guides explore Los Angeles's most interesting neighbourhoods, with the best places for shopping, going out and sightseeing
- Color-coded chapters divided by area make it easy to find information quickly and plan your day
- Essential travel tips including our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful transport, visa and health information
- Color maps help you navigate with ease
- Covers Downtown; Around Downtown; Pasadena; Hollywood; West Hollywood and Midtown; Beverly Hills, Westwood and Bel-Air; Santa Monica Bay, and Coastal Orange County

Staying for longer and looking for a more comprehensive guide? Try our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide California.

About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's Top 10 guides take the work out of planning a short trip, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your weekend trip or cultural break. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.

Table of Contents

  1. Welcome to Los Angeles
  2. Exploring Los Angeles
  3. Top 10 Los Angeles Highlights
    1. Historic Hollywood Boulevard
    2. Sunset Strip
    3. The Getty Center
    4. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
    5. El Pueblo de Los Angeles
    6. The Huntington
    7. Universal Studios HollywoodSM
    8. Griffith Park
    9. Disneyland® Resort
    10. Catalina Island
  4. The Top 10 of Everything
    1. Moments in History
    2. Architectural Landmarks
    3. Beaches
    4. Parks and Gardens
    5. Places to See and Be Seen
    6. Off the Beaten Path
    7. Children’s Attractions
    8. Hollywood Connections
    9. Movie Theaters
    10. Performing Arts Venues
    11. Restaurants
    12. Shopping Streets
    13. Los Angeles for Free
    14. Drives and Day Trips
  5. Los Angeles Area by Area
    1. Downtown
    2. Around Downtown
    3. Pasadena
    4. Hollywood
    5. West Hollywood and Midtown
    6. Beverly Hills, Westwood, and Bel-Air
    7. Santa Monica Bay
    8. Coastal Orange County
  6. Streetsmart
    1. Getting To and Around Los Angeles
    2. Practical Information
    3. Places to Stay
  7. Maps
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. Copyright