Inside LA - The Los Angeles Lowdown
Here we make recommendations for the best authentic experiences that you can have in Los Angeles.
In the end, everything is a gag. Charles Chaplin Charles Spencer Chaplin, or “Charlie” for short, is one of the most influential figures from the early days of Hollywood and one of the entertainment industry’s first superstars, so he’s had a huge impact on the Los Angeles of today. Not only do his pioneering silent…Read More
Culver City isn’t by any means considered one of Los Angeles County’s best known cities. Sitting on the Westside, almost completely surrounded by the city of LA, at first it can look like it’s in-between a lot of other, much more interesting, places such as Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Koreatown and even downtown. However, it…Read More
The Black Dahlia is one of the most famous unsolved murder cases in criminal history and a subject for numerous documentaries, books, TV episodes and movies. law enforcement agencies, criminal experts, on-camera presenters and amateur sleuths have all attempted to solve the case – all without success. Rather like the Jack the Ripper murders in…Read More
If you’re booking a flight and the chance presents itself to visit Los Angeles on a layover, or stopover, you probably aren’t going to refuse the opportunity, especially if you’ve never been here before. LA is a place that most people would like to visit, at least once, in their lives. And why not? Forgetting…Read More
In 1923 when the Hollywood Sign was erected, the town below was home to what was by then already the fifth biggest industry in the US, moving pictures. The sign was a billboard, not for the film industry (which was at the time only just becoming known as “Hollywood”), but for the housing tract in the hills under the…Read More
Some people have become obsessed by “celebrities”. It can get very unhealthy and the news is full of stories of celebrities who’ve found themselves being stalked by overly-fanatical fans, so the first thing to know about famous people is that they’re just people, exactly like you and me (well not exactly like me – I’m not rich…Read More