With so many options for things to see and do in Los Angeles, it can be hard to decide how to spend your time. Having lived in LA for six years, here’s how I would make the most of five days if it were my first time visiting:
Day 1: Today, be a total tourist in Hollywood. Measure your hands against your favorite celebrity’s handprints at the Forecourt of the Stars at Grauman’s Chinese Theater, see how many names you recognize at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, take a picture with your dream date at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, sample some tunes at Amoeba Music, and relax under the stars with an evening movie in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery (if available). Grab a Double Double burger at In ‘N Out, and if you’re still craving more action, head to one of Hollywood’s many nightclubs for a crazy night out.
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Day 2: Start your day by driving up the scenic PCH (Pacific Coast Highway) for a refreshing surf lesson or stand-up ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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