Fly high in the City of Angels.
How I See Los Angeles
There's almost nothing LA can't offer, whether it be a concert, yoga on the beach, or a new art exhibition. And when you want to unplug and get away, it’s just a short drive to beaches and scenic hiking trails. Los Angeles will leave you starry-eyed.
Know Before You Go
UberPOOL is a cheaper alternative to regular Uber as well as the new version of speed dating in LA. You get matched with people around your vicinity heading in the same direction.
Talk Like a Local
Learn the slang from the city.
/ˈɡo͞oɡ(ə)l/ - /mē/ command
LA talk for “I’m somebody.” Look me up, I’m social-media-famous.
I don't carry business cards, Google Me.
Neighborhoods to Explore
LA is made up of several unique neighborhoods that each have their own different characteristics. Make sure to check them out the next time you visit! Here are a few of our favorites:
1. Arts District
This gem of a gentrified area was originally home to struggling artists and innovators, and now the landing point for art galleries, museums, high end eateries, and boutique shops.
2. West Hollywood
Locally-known as WeHo, a fun and very liberal part of town that is especially known for its all-night entertainment. Anything goes in West Hollywood.
3. Santa Monica
This iconic beach city is a recreational and entertainment center featuring restaurants, stores and an amusement park.
4. Silver Lake
Hang out with the indie crowd in Silver Lake. You can find some of LA’s best coffee here. There are enough shops, bars and eateries to keep you eating for days.
930 Hilgard Ave
6250 Hollywood Blvd
Ultimate Access to Los Angeles
624 S La Brea Ave
Consistently ranked as one of LA’s best restaurants, this incredible eatery serves game-changing, delicious French food in a fantastic atmosphere.
3612 W 6th St
Voted one of the World’s 50 best bars, The Walker Inn is truly a must when in LA. Where else can you experience omakase-style drink service?
Los Angeles Essentials
All you need for your LA escape.
LA has 329 days of summer so a pair of sunglasses is a must!
2. Flip Flops
Your new sneakers will thank you when you go to the beach.
3. Water Bottle
This water bottle insulates your drink for hours on ends. Perfect for when you’re sightseeing.
4. Denim Jacket
Trendy and warm. You’ll fit right in!
W Los Angeles
Situated at the foothills of Beverly Hills/Bel Air and just minutes away from Rodeo Drive and the Santa Monica beaches.
Located on the famous intersection of Hollywood and Vine, we place travelers in the beating heart of one of the city's most fabled and vital neighborhoods.
Lead image by Travis Yewell