Los Angeles is a trend-setting global metropolis with a fascinating history and a rich cultural heritage. LA's cultural attractions are second to none, whether it’s the Space Shuttle Endeavour, Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Getty Center, or art galleries and urban art. From Transformers: The Ride-3D to legendary studios, thriving nightlife, and renowned theatre productions, LA is truly the entertainment capital of the world. LA dining is acclaimed for Michelin-starred restaurants and multicultural neighborhoods alike. Sports fans know that LA is the city of champions, while active Angelenos can explore 75 miles of coastline and hundreds of miles of bike and hiking trails. Shop for everything from couture to vintage, or relax in one of LA’s world-class spas.

Attractions and tours offer something for the entire family, from state-of-the-art rides to walks through historic neighborhoods. Theme parks feature incredible thrills, while famous cultural attractions include the Getty Center, LACMA, and Walt Disney Hall. Take flight with the Space Shuttle Endeavour, or time travel via Dinosaur Hall. Tour LA’s world-famous studios, explore LA by bus with Starline Tours and the infamous TMZ Tour or get some exercise with Bikes and Hikes.

Los Angeles has more museums and theatres than any other U.S. city, in addition to its thriving music and gallery scene? Don't miss the Broad, Downtown L.A., the Getty Center in Brentwood, and Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) on Museum Row. Discover the Underground Museum's film series in West Adams. Set the soundtrack for your visit and choose an LA Philharmonic performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall or an outdoor concert (with a picnic) at the Hollywood Bowl. Join a monthly art walk or enjoy a spontaneous stroll through the Arts District to discover the latest street art. Books, film, live painting, performance, opera, whatever you call art, L.A. does it with style.

Health-conscious Los Angeles hosts some of the best day spas in the country. Sweat it out in a sauna or get salt-scrubbed Korean-style. Find a sound bath, a walking meditation retreat, or an alternative to your regular workout. 

Shopping is one of the most fun activities in Los Angeles, from digging through vintage stores to shopping for luxury goods. Top shopping centers include Westfield Century City, the Fashion District in Downtown L.A., The Grove, Beverly Center, Hollywood & Highland, and Glendale Galleria. Eclectic shopping neighborhoods can be found throughout L.A., while museum gift shops offer unique cultural gifts. Rodeo Drive is a must-see for the jet-set, while bargain hunters have several outlets to choose from.