LA Tourism Launches DiscoverLosAngeles.com

10/26/2012

Los Angeles Tourism

Direct from Famous Angelenos, Tips from Local Celebrities about Where to Eat, Shop and Play in LA, Among Innovations in Destination's New Online Resource

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Oct. 26, 2012) –When in LA, everyone wants to travel like its famous locals.  Where do celebrities eat?  Where do stars go for fun? What are the trendiest shops, shows and nightclubs?

New Hotels Emerge on LA’s Horizon

10/10/2012

Los Angeles Tourism

New hotels and those undergoing significant renovations or expansions are poised to entice visitors to Los Angeles and its surrounding areas. Los Angeles is also a preferred destination for conventions, conferences and special events because of its year-round mild weather and access to world-class entertainment.

Los Angeles Future Developments

10/10/2012

Los Angeles Tourism

There is always something new in LA. The nation’s second largest city constantly recreates itself, always adding to its list of exciting attractions. The following is a brief synopsis of upcoming sites to see.

What’s New in Los Angeles

10/10/2012

Los Angeles Tourism

The Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board website, www.discoverLosAngeles.com, is where visitors can discover LA attractions and arrange hotels, airlines and dining throughout the LA area. The site provides an LA events calendar that lists sporting events, concerts and museum exhibits.

The Final Frontier: LA-area Space Sites

9/29/2012

Discover Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Southern California has unmatched pedigree when it comes to its place in space-exploration history. From serving as a veritable assembly line for many of NASA's most notable spacecraft (all of the space shuttles were assembled here) to being the birthplace of space pioneers such as astronaut Sally Ride to continuing to be home base to ambitious space-travel companies like SpaceX, Southern California has been essential in enabling both that "one small step for man" and that "one giant leap for mankind."

Spirits to Summon…Spells To Cast…Halloween Arrives In Los Angeles At Last

9/28/2012

Discover Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – From terrifying theme parks and morbid museums to celebrity-filled graveyards and “Casper the Friendly Ghost” inspired attractions, Los Angeles sets the stage for an unforgettable Halloween season with a spellbinding line-up of attractions certain to fright and delight.  Listed below is a sampling of all things black and orange this October.  Pay a visit to www.discoverLosAngeles.com to learn more.

Treasure Quest

9/28/2012

Discover Los Angeles

Most visitors know LA’s flagship museums — the Getty, LACMA, MOCA and more — but LA’s other museums (102 others at last count!) offer equally rewarding experiences for adventurous and curious travelers eager to witness the wealth of exhibitions spanning time and place that LA has to offer. Here is a sampling of a few jaw-dropping options.

Visit Los Angeles Museums for Free (October 1 - November 11, 2012)

9/4/2012

Discover Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (September 4, 2012) – Many of history’s great masterpieces call Los Angeles museums home and, this fall, the Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board (LA Tourism) is turning the spotlight on the destination’s priceless artworks and exhibitions. During “Museums LA,” visitors who book two nights or more on www.discoverLosAngeles.com/cultureLA for stays at any participating Los Angeles area hotel between October 1-November 11, 2012 receive two free admissions and museum store discounts at 30 participating museums.

Los Angeles Tourism Projected to Set Records in 2012

8/20/2012

Los Angeles Tourism

Los Angeles, Calif. (August 30, 2012) - Los Angeles is on pace for a record-breaking tourism year, officials with the Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board (LA Tourism) announced today.  A mid-year forecast projects the destination will welcome 41.3 million visitors by year-end, 2.4 percent above the current record of 40.3 million visitors set in 2011.

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