Welcome to Los Angeles, California

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Home of Disneyland, movie stars, Beverly Hills, and Hollywood, Los Angeles has long lured people into its glittering fantasy world. With endless sunshine, palm trees, shopping malls and beautiful people, this city is like no place you’ve ever been before, and yet is strangely familiar. Los Angeles is a wonderful, vibrant, exhilarating multi-cultural hub with a plethora of things to do and see.

Facts

Population 10,100,000
Currency US Dollar $ ($1= 100 cents)
Opening hours Shops are generally open Monday to Saturday from 10a.m. or 11a.m. to 5p.m. or 6p.m. Many shops usually open later on Sundays than on weekdays, and close earlier. Malls tend to stay open longer hours.
Website lacity.org
la.com
latimes.com
laweekly.com
Newspapers Los Angeles Times
LA Weekly
Emergency numbers 911
Tourist information The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau
Monday-Friday from 9 am-5 pm
685 Figueroa Street, between Wilshire Blvd. and 7th Street, Downtown
+1 213 689 8822