LA Tourism Working For You


We’ve been busy marketing LA worldwide and developing our local visitor economy on your behalf.  From London to China to Latin America and from the World Wide Web to Facebook and Twitter, read on to be in the know on the latest activities and new developments.

Neal Fraser's Dream Guest


Stacey Sun

Neal Fraser of BLD and the upcoming Grace at Vibiana tells us what he'd make for his dream guest, as well as his thoughts on the inspiration behind the red hot Fritzi Dog.

Los Angeles Freeways


Discover Los Angeles

At 472 square miles, the City of Los Angeles is a global metropolis that could contain several cities within its borders. Fortunately, a sprawling network of freeways connects regions of LA. To help you navigate the city, LA Tourism has compiled a list of key freeways with their numbers and names.

Metro ExpressLanes


Discover Los Angeles

Metro ExpressLanes is a pilot, one-year demonstration program overseen by Metro and Caltrans to improve mobility and sustainability on two of the busiest freeways in Los Angeles County.

The Definitive Guide to Boyle Heights


Leslee Komaiko

Olvera Street is a fun, must-see destination. But if you’re willing to head a little farther east to Boyle Heights, you’ll find an entire neighborhood dotted with authentic panaderias, mom and pop birrerias and top notch taquerias.