Los Angeles Freeways

11/08/2012

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

11/05/2012

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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

11/02/2012

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.

Presidential Los Angeles

11/02/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Los Angeles is certainly accustomed to hosting high-profile guests, but no one receives the red carpet treatment quite like L.A.’s most famous visitors: U.S. presidents. Take some cues from the nation’s Chief Executives for a glamorous glimpse of presidential L.A.

Thanksgiving in Los Angeles

11/01/2012

Discover Los Angeles

With average temperatures well into the 60s, numerous dining options, and many attractions open for at least part of the day, Thanksgiving in Los Angeles is as stuffed with activities as that turkey about to be carved.

The Definitive Guide to Leimert Park

10/30/2012

Leslee Komaiko

When you’re craving soul food, ribs or jerk chicken, Leimert Park delivers. Just a few minutes south of the 10 freeway, between Downtown and Beverly Hills, the predominantly African American neighborhood is worth checking out.

Biking Events in Los Angeles

10/25/2012

Tara de Lis

Los Angeles biking events are a fun way to meet new people and get some great exercise. Most accommodate all skill levels, while some are kid-friendly as well.

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