Travel guide: Things to do in LA

Planning your trip to the City of Angels? You'll be spoiled for choice - there's so much to experience. From super-chic hotels, beaches and bars to world-class galleries, restaurants and unforgettable days out, it's all waiting for you in LA. 

The lowdown on LA
The LA vibe
Eating & drinking
Discover new areas

The lowdown on LA

Date night in LA – the most romantic things to do in Los Angeles

Date night in LA – the most romantic things to do in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is for lovers: the perfect date night ideas for LA
A guide to LAX

A guide to LAX

Have a look at what to expect before arriving, and leaving, with our LAX airport tips.
What not to do in LA

What not to do in LA

From tourist traps to social faux pas, we've got tips to have you fitting in with LA’s in-crowd.
LA on a budget

LA on a budget

Live the high life on a shoestring. Enjoy the best of Los Angeles without paying blockbuster prices.
Where to stay in LA

Where to stay in LA

Not every visitor to LA is after the same thing. We look at where's best to stay in Los Angeles if you're after something more you.
Staying in LA

Staying in LA

If you're thinking about a trip to LA, let us introduce you to some of Los Angeles' most iconic hotels. Including The Shangri La and The Beverly Wilshire.
Public Transport in LA

Public Transport in LA

From subways to fast buses, getting around Los Angeles has never been easier, find out more about travelling in the City of Angels.
Driving in LA

Driving in LA

If you're thinking of renting a car in Los Angeles, here's how to take to the roads like an easy rider.
Shopping in LA

Shopping in LA

If you're visiting Los Angeles and want to indulge in some shopping, we've got a run-down through the boutiques and malls that should be on your list.
Sports in LA

Sports in LA

Fancy watching some sports while you're in Los Angeles? We list the best places to catch a game in LA.
Things to do in LA with kids

Things to do in LA with kids

With an endless supply of fun and sun in equal measure, the only hard part of visiting Los Angeles with kids is trying to fit everything in.
Guide to Disneyland Park

Guide to Disneyland Park

Heading to Disneyland in LA? Here's a guide on what to expect - and the attractions you shouldn't miss.
Best hiking locations in LA

Best hiking locations in LA

Love hiking? Discover the great outdoors of Los Angeles on foot.
LA's most famous buildings

LA's most famous buildings

Whether a cultural touchstone shrouded in Hollywood legend or a visually striking build, Los Angeles' architecture is full of stars in their own right.
London and LA - the best of both

London and LA - the best of both

From culture to cuisine and everything in between, discover the best of both London and Los Angeles.
How to be healthy in LA

How to be healthy in LA

Katy Perry sang of Californians and their sun-kissed skin, so hot they'll melt your popsicle. But how can you, a tourist in Los Angeles, get just as tanned and toned?

The LA vibe

LA's best beaches

LA's best beaches

A dream vacation is a shore thing with a trip to Los Angeles' best beaches
The art of LA

The art of LA

Paint the town red. Discover the art and soul of Los Angeles.
Best museums and galleries in LA

Best museums and galleries in LA

West Coast, Best Coast: Los Angeles' museum scene proves it's got it all!
LA's music scene

LA's music scene

Rock out in style in Los Angeles and discover the city's legendary music history.
Awesome LA music venues

Awesome LA music venues

Flying to Los Angeles and love music? We show you the best venues across the city and the type of music each offers.
Famous comedy clubs in LA

Famous comedy clubs in LA

Stand-up comedy fan? We tell you the best places in Los Angeles to laugh.
LA on film

LA on film

Los Angeles is the home of American cinema and we look back at some of its starring roles in Hollywood's most famous movies.
Gaming in Los Angeles

Gaming in Los Angeles

Feel like pushing a few buttons? Here's the definitive guide to gaming in Los Angeles.
London and LA celebrity spotting guide

London and LA celebrity spotting guide

Our new map highlighting the most popular celebrity haunts in London and Los Angeles.

Eating & drinking in LA

LA food guide

LA food guide

Feeling peckish? Take a peek at our guide to Los Angeles' cultural food spots.
Best brunch spots in LA

Best brunch spots in LA

Get your munch on and do brunch the Los Angeles way.
Best burger places in LA

Best burger places in LA

We can't definitively say what the best burger in Los Angeles is, but we sure know the right places to find the right contenders.
Best tacos in LA

Best tacos in LA

New Yorkers might have pizza, but no-one does tacos quite like Los Angeles.
Best vegan restaurants in LA

Best vegan restaurants in LA

Being vegan in Los Angeles is more than a passing fad. Don't expect to struggle finding something on the menu here.
Breweries in LA

Breweries in LA

Love craft beers and brewery tours? Find out about the bubbling microbrewery scene in Los Angeles with our handy guide to local hops in the City of Angels.
Californian vineyards

Californian vineyards

California produces some of the world's best wines. Take a look at our guide to Californian vineyards.

Discover new areas

Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills

A world-famous hub for the richest of the rich, Beverly Hills is the ultimate day out in people-watching, window shopping and daydreaming.
Malibu

Malibu

Hit the highway and head West of Los Angeles and you reach Malibu, though you might mistake it for heaven on Earth.
Newport Beach

Newport Beach

The OG of the OC - why Newport Beach is a must-see!
Ojai

Ojai

A trip to Ojai during your visit to Los Angeles promises a short dose of spirituality for the soul.
Venice

Venice

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and Italy's Venice provided the blueprint for Venice, California to become an idyllic centre of art, acceptance and amazement.
Near Los Angeles

Near Los Angeles

With pulsing big city lights, family-friendly amusement parks, and stark desert wilderness, you'll find plenty to do only a quick drive or flight from LA.