Things to Do in LA’s Koreatown

Things to Do in LA’s Koreatown, Los Angeles, California (B)

My mission to take advantage of everything Los Angeles has to offer is almost two years in and I still feel I’ve barely scratched the surface. You might think I would have grown tired of all this trekking around by now, especially when contending with LA’s notorious traffic, but rather than wane my interest has only intensified. There is still so much to discover!

I knew I couldn’t be alone in my desire to seek out and experience new and interesting activities in my own city, so I set out to recruit some local friends to join me on my adventures. I’m excited to say I’ve found some willing recruits, and we had our first Culture Club meeting last week. It was a big success!

We’ve decided to make this a regular thing and explore a different part of the city at least once a month. Our first destination:

Encompassing three square miles west of Downtown Los Angeles, Koretatown is the most densely populated area in Los Angeles County. It’s a vibrant and diverse community, which is fast becoming one of LA’s most popular neighborhoods. It’s no wonder as there are countless restaurants, shops, bars and entertainment venues just waiting to be explored. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Sights Map

Guide Name: Things to Do in LA’s Koreatown
Guide Location: USA » Los Angeles
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Hilary Gudgel
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Alchemist Coffee Project
  • Koreatown Pavilion
  • Guelaguatza
  • Koreatown Galleria
  • Commissary Restaurant
  • Somi Somi
  • Milk Tavern
  • Brothers Korean BBQ
  • The Wiltern Theater

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