King Kong Is Now Open

09/13/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Universal Studios Hollywood King Kong 360 3-D created by Peter Jackson -- the world's largest, most intense 3-D experience -- takes guests to the next generation of theme park excitement.

Pet-Friendly Los Angeles: What to Do with Pets in LA

09/11/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Pet-friendly Los Angeles can mean different things to different people. To some, it means the ability to pamper pets at a posh pet-friendly hotel, and for others, it means experiencing the best of LA together. Luckily, Los Angeles has all your bases covered, offering up services, dog parks and activities that specifically cater to your pet.

Bike Metro

09/11/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Through its Bike Metro program, Metro offers a variety of options for cyclists that lets you combine your ride with Metro Rail and bus.

LA Beach Essentials

09/11/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Visiting LA beaches is a must on a trip to Los Angeles. But don't let the sun get the best of you. For those new to life on the beach, you'll need to know a few essentials.

The Best Place in LA to...

09/11/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the land of superlatives, and we’re the first to admit that we claim “best of” status for anything ranging from world movie premieres to acclaimed five-star restaurants. When it comes right down to it, people visit because we’ve got the cream of the crop and we’re not shy about saying it. Here’s a quick list of the best things to do while you’re here.

LA is Popping Over Pubs

09/11/2012

Discover Los Angeles

The term gastropub, a portmanteau of "gastronomy" and "pub," was coined in 1991 when David Eyre and Mike Belben took over The Eagle pub in London. Twenty years on, the definition of a gastropub still seems to have a fairly wide range, based on the concept of a refined menu served in a more casual, pub-like setting.

Sang Yoon could easily be the poster child for gastropubs in the U.S. The chef and restaurateur took over Father's Office in Santa Monica over a decade ago, and installed a "definitive bar menu" with his now famous burger. Los Angeles gastropubs are opening their doors at a record clip, and an exciting new crop has emerged in the last year.

Pages