National Hispanic Heritage Month is the perfect time to experience L.A.’s vibrant and diverse cultures. The following three-day guide explores Latino culture in Downtown, and then takes you west to Museum Row and West L.A.
Whether you take an eating tour, explore a secluded garden at The Huntington Library, or attend a show in Old Pasadena, this list of hidden gems in Pasadena will help you get a feel for the city while going off the beaten path.
The Sunset Strip, a stretch of Sunset Boulevard between Crescent Heights Boulevard and Doheny Drive, is one of L.A.’s most iconic neighborhoods. It was the setting for counterculture protests in the 1960s, rock and roll decadence in the ‘70s and ‘80s, and it exists today as a showcase for the good life, providing elegant hotel rooms, live music venues and fine restaurants.