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Book a Hotel and Save $450 at 30 Museums


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Book a hotel on and receive two free adult admissions and store discounts at 30 leading LA museums. Plus, when you book your hotel, you’ll receive a special AMTRAK offer – buy one adult rail fare and the second one is half price. Offer available on the San Joaquin® or Pacific Surfliner® to Los Angeles.

10 Fresh Budget-Conscious Ways to See Los Angeles


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If you’ve already checked out our popular “100 Free Things to Do” article, it might be time for another dose of both eco-friendly and budget-conscious ways to see Los Angeles. So here are 10 more ideas to see L.A. without spending a lot of cash.

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A Los Angeles Budget Itinerary


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Los Angeles has a lot of glitz and glam, but that doesn’t mean you have to empty your wallet to visit the city’s top attractions. Follow this wallet-friendly itinerary, or craft your own with our list of 100 free things to do in LA.

Gay Los Angeles: West Hollywood


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West Hollywood is the thumping heart of Southern California’s gay community. L.A.’s Gay Pride Parade and Festival takes place here each June, and half a million people gather for the annual Halloween Carnaval. The rest of the year, it’s busy day and night with cafés, gyms, restaurants, bars and dance clubs.

Disability Access at Los Angeles Airports


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Los Angeles airports are committed to ensuring the best travel experience and equal access to all of its passengers and visitors, including those with disabilities and special needs.

Celebrate the Holiday Season in Los Angeles


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The holiday season is quickly approaching, and Los Angeles is a perfect place to celebrate. Join celebrities and local bands as they parade along Hollywood Boulevard during the Hollywood Christmas Parade taking place Thanksgiving Weekend. The Skirball Cultural Center is the site of the annual Hanukkah Family Festival where visitors of all faiths can learn more about the traditions that make up Hanukkah. Olvera Street, the site where the City of Los Angeles was founded, is the annual site of the Las Posadas procession, which reenacts the journey of Mary and Joseph as they searched for shelter in Bethlehem on Christmas Eve. And be sure to celebrate Grinchmas with everyone’s favorite Grinch when Whoville comes to Universal Studios Hollywood.