Octopus taco at Petty Cash

The Best Tacos in Los Angeles

10/16/2014

Javier Cabral

The taco is the perfect food, often made with a nutritious whole grain corn tortilla base and an incredible range of regional ingredients and unique textures. You can eat tacos regularly and never get bored of them. There’s no better city in the United States to enjoy tacos than Los Angeles - the taco motherland is just two and a half hours away, and L.A. has the second-largest population of Mexicans after Mexico City. The taco is finally getting the respect that it deserves, and is being taken as seriously as a good pasta. Read our guide to some of the best tacos in L.A., and discover a little bit of this Mexican staple food’s vast nuances. ¡Provecho!

Dancers at Mariachi Plaza Festival

Latino Holiday Celebrations and Festivals in Los Angeles

10/15/2014

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From the earliest days of historic Los Angeles to the modern age, Latin American culture has played a significant role in shaping the City of Angels. L.A.'s rich Latino heritage is celebrated throughout the year with traditional Mexican holidays and festive events. Read on for a guide to Latin American holiday celebrations and festivals in Los Angeles.

August 2014 - Lodging Metrics

10/13/2014

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Los Angeles ranked 6th place among the Top 25 Markets with an Occupancy rate of 87.1%, up +2.5% compared to the same period last year (84.9%).

News & Notes - October 2014

10/12/2014

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Los Angeles charges into the first full month of the fall season with a combination of momentum from what may have been a record summer season for L.A. visitation and a growing list of fall tradeshows for members to further expand their U.S. and global presence. Members can use this month's newsletter to review LATCB-hosted September FAMs for some of the world's travel influencers while strategizing where best to promote both their own success stories and the L.A. brand in general this year.

LATCB AT WORK – OCTOBER 2014

10/12/2014

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Around the world, in town, and on the web, LATCB is working to help grow and support the Los Angeles tourism community and keep the world coming to L.A.

What's Coming - October 2014

10/12/2014

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Join us for the next LATCB monthly Member Mixer coming up on Thursday, Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens.

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