Los Angeles, California We visited in 2006 and it is an imposing city. I couldn't say I loved it but It was very interesting to visit. I certainly couldn't live here, the way I could San Francisco but it is a bucket list must
PART I Griffith Observatory The Getty Center Hollywood Walk of Fame Venice Beach Griffith Park Natural History Museum Universal Studios Hollywood Los Angeles Central Library Runyon Canyon Park Santa Monica Bay Los Angeles Opera House
Downtown Los Angeles -- view from the Hollywood Hills (or at least above them). Home of LA Opera, LA Phil, Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, LATC. lots of good arts! You call it a vacation, I call it home.