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Los Angeles Public Transit

09/10/2012

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LA is home to one of the country’s best public transportation networks, including subways, light-rail, buses and shuttles to just about every corner of the Greater Los Angeles area.

Pedal Power: Bicycling in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

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Los Angeles may be synonymous with car culture, but a steadily growing number of bicyclists are claiming their own chunk of the road and forming a vocal subculture in the process.

Skateparks in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

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Skateparks in Los Angeles became part of L.A. culture when surfing legend Hobie Alter created Hobie Skateboards in the 1960s. Shortly after, places like Venice Beach were deemed major skate destinations, appearing in numerous skate videos.

Car Culture in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

LA Auto Show

It’s no secret that Angelenos love their cars. Throughout the year, Los Angeles hosts stellar events and unique exhibits that will engage even the most dedicated gearhead.

Los Angeles Locations in 'The Artist'

09/10/2012

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At the 84th Academy Awards, The Artist took home three of the biggest awards of the night, including Best Picture, Best Director (Michel Hazanavicius) and Best Actor (Jean Dujardin). Read on for a guide to Los Angeles locations in the critically-acclaimed, history-making movie.

Los Angeles is Hoops Heaven

09/10/2012

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While folks in Indiana, North Carolina, New York or even, ahem, Boston may beg to differ, Los Angeles has a number of reasons to call itself the basketball capital of the world.

Budget Hotels in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

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Yes, budget hotels in Los Angeles do exist. And with today’s economy, a cheap hotel in LA is a good hotel. These top picks offer everything from a hidden find in a prime location or a surprising number of amenities.

Holiday Lights in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

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During the holidays, dazzling light displays throughout Los Angeles bring the city to vibrant life at night. In addition to traditional lighting ceremonies and festive decorations throughout the city, Heritage Square presents its annual Lamplight Celebration.

Los Angeles Holiday Parades

09/10/2012

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Everyone loves a parade, and in Los Angeles you can welcome Santa Claus when his sled lands in Hollywood or watch a procession of colorfully decorated boats of all shapes and sizes.

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