Los Angeles sees a lot of action when it comes to filming, especially when it comes to filming, well, action movies. From 80s classics like "Commando" and "Beverly Hills Cop" to more modern features like "Iron Man" and "Transformers," the L.A. area has been home to some of cinema’s biggest adrenaline-filled moments. Read on for a list of locations where some of the genre’s most memorable scenes were shot. Lights, camera and…action!
Discover Los Angeles
In a joint effort to present the arts and culture to the diverse and myriad communities in Southern California, SoCal Museums announces the 10th annual “Museums Free-For-All” on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. Over 20 museums - presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science - will open their doors and invite visitors free of charge. This offer is for general museum admission only and does not apply to specially ticketed exhibitions. Regular parking fees apply. Consult individual museum websites for hours and other visitor information.
For the first-time ever, “Museums Free-For-All” is partnering with Metro, encouraging visitors to Go Metro and explore the participating museums, many of which are a short walk away from Metro Bus or Rail. Go Metro to more museum destinations at metro.net/discounts.
Read on for highlights of the 10th annual "Museums Free-For-All."
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There are plenty of hotels with offerings for children and good packages geared specifically to family travel, but these six properties go above and beyond the norm to really make a trip memorable for younger guests. From day camp-style programs to a variety of free treats, these hotels are ready to help you plan the ultimate family vacation in Los Angeles.
Descubra Los Angeles
Adrenalina: Es o que los amantes de la aventura buscan cuando van a un destino, y Los Ángeles les cumple y con creces. Interminables rutas para excursionismo esperan para ser exploradas en áreas como Runyon Canyon, Fryman Canyon, Sycamore Canyon, y el Griffith Park. El reto de ejercitarse en escalinatas está muy en boga en Santa Mónica, Studio City, y el centro de la ciudad de Los Ángeles ¿quieren algo más? Aquí les presentamos un itinerario para tres días llenos de acción que de seguro pondrá a palpitar a su corazón.
Emily Henderson is the founder and driving force behind Emily Henderson Design, a multifaceted interior design firm and lifestyle brand. Born and raised in Oregon, Emily moved to New York City after graduating from college, where she worked as a freelance stylist whose roster included Martha Stewart, Target, West Elm and Anthropologie until she eventually relocated to Los Angeles. She is the winner of HGTV Design Star, hosted HGTV’s Secrets from a Stylist, is currently Target's Home Style Expert, and is the creator and writer of the daily design blog, www.stylebyemilyhenderson.com. Her work has been featured on the covers of Domino, Good Housekeeping, Bon Appetit and Coastal Living, amongst others. With clients and projects across the nation, Emily infuses style, function, and a little bit of her iconic personality into everything she works on.
As a lover of delicious food, Emily feels fortunate to live in the thick of L.A.’s thriving dining scene. Following are some of her top picks from dineL.A.’s Restaurant Week.