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Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles, often known by its initials L.A., is a major city in California's Southern California region, approximately 342 miles south of San Francisco. With a population of 3,792,621 as of 2010, Los Angeles is the second-largest city in the United States, after New York City, and the most populous city in California. Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, celebrity culture, traffic, and the film and television industry. Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was ... more on Wikipedia

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The Best Sandwich Shop in Los Angeles 3.7k votes Who doesn't love the mighty sandwich? As Homer Simpson once said: "Oh sandwich, I could never stay mad at you." LA...
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The Best Steakhouses in Los Angeles 430 votes A list of the best steakhouses in Los Angeles. While the city isn't as renowned as New York and Chicago, Los Angeles has its...
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The Best Novels About Los Angeles 292 votes This list is about the best novels about Los Angeles; it answers the question, “What are the best books about LA?” This famo...
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Celebrities Who Live In West Hollywood 368.7k views List of celebrities who live in West Hollywood, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. West Hollywood, California is a pop...
The Worst Traffic Spots in Los Angeles 731 votes Hey LA dwellers, how would you rank the worst parts of town to drive in? What spots would you rather volunteer for a root-ca...
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27 Unbelievable Photos From The LA Riots 1.6k views The 1992 Los Angeles riots seemed like the natural conclusion of decades of urban blight and an obvious manifestation of the...
The Best TV Shows Set In L.A. 1.8k votes Los Angeles, California is not only where most television series are filmed, but it also tends to be where they're set as we...
The Best Late Night Downtown LA Party Spots 279 votes A list of the best late night downtown LA party spots that aren't in LA Live. There's no doubting the impact of LA Live on d...
The Best Los Angeles Street Art 91 votes When it comes to the best LA street art, the options are nearly endless. As a city that revolves around creativity, filled w...
The Best Korean BBQ in Los Angeles 213 votes Fact: You or someone that you know loves Korean BBQ. Korean BBQ is known for the thinly sliced meat you cook yourself on a g...
The Best Bars In Los Angeles 2k votes The best bars in Los Angeles is one of the more subjective lists of great places to drink in LA that could possibly exist. E...
The Best Gay Bars In Los Angeles 334 votes The best gay bars in Los Angeles is one of the more subjective lists of great places to drink in LA that could possibly exis...
The Worst Freeways in Los Angeles (LA) 479 votes Driving in LA is tough, but some freeways are always crowded. Which do you think top this list?
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The Worst Things for Angelenos to Hear 3.9k votes Living in Los Angeles definitely has its pros and cons - sometimes more cons than pros. For instance, the parking situation ...
Los Angeles Blogs 366 votes List of the top Los Angeles blogs on the Internet, based on traffic as well as influence over the subject online. Bloggers...
The Best Hiking in Los Angeles 684 votes Los Angeles has everything an outdoors enthusiast wants. Beach, islands, desert and mountains... all for you to explore. The...
The Best Romantic Movies Set in Los Angeles 48 votes L.A. feels like a place where anything could happen, especially romance. The best romantic movies set in Los Angeles really ...
The Best Comedy Movies Set in Los Angeles 154 votes The best comedic movies about Los Angeles are almost guaranteed to get you laughing. The city has lots of comedy fodder, tha...
The Best Bowling Alleys in Los Angeles 373 votes It's hard to beat bowling when you are looking for something do on a night out. You can take the family or you can go with f...
The Best Documentaries About Los Angeles 32 votes This list of documentaries about Los Angeles has been ranked by the community and includes popular and recognizable titles, ...
Things in L.A. That Are Way More Dangerous Than E-Cigarettes 420 votes In March 2014, Los Angeles City Council voted to ban E-Cigarettes. They are now effectively treated the same as traditional ...
The Best Horror Movies Set in Los Angeles 109 votes Most people think of L.A. as a place where dreams of stardom come true, but the best horror films set in Los Angeles show a ...
The Best Action Movies Set in Los Angeles 128 votes The best action movies set in Los Angeles have it all -- chases, explosions, and shoot-outs. They've got good guys fighting ...
The Best Drama Movies Set in Los Angeles 105 votes L.A. is a city with wealthy areas, impoverished sections, and a whole lot of notable landmarks. That makes it a great locati...
The 10 Coolest Historical Ruins in the LA Mountains 6.7k views You don't have to go far from the city to find traces of Los Angeles's past in the surrounding mountains. At the turn of the...
17 Incredible And Hilarious Pictures Of Los Angeles From The Early 1900s 14.9k views The United States gained Los Angeles and its surrounding California territory as part of the 1848 Treaty of Guadelupe-Hidalg...
The 5 Best Personal Trainers in Los Angeles 37.9k views We all know how hard it is to get (and stay) in shape... and I don't know about you guys, but I hate the gym. A lot. This li...
The Most Annoying Local Southern California Commercials 739 votes The worst, most annoying commercials and jingles from local Souther California TV and radio. There's nothing worse than a ca...
The Most Epic Ways Los Angeles Was Destroyed on Film 1.1k votes Of all the films that take place in Los Angeles, the one thing many of them have in common is that they find some way to des...
28 Awesome Products You'll Find at CatCon 2015 3.8k votes Do you ever wish there was a place where you could let your inner cat lady run wild, with no fear of judgement from fur-hate...
Things I Love About Los Angeles 5.9k views You might think this would be a list about the weather here. Or maybe beaches or palm trees. Nope. I never go to the beach. ...
The Coolest Fictional Characters from Los Angeles 1.6k votes Thanks to Hollywood, there are tons of fictional characters from Los Angeles, CA, and many of them are crazy cool. But what ...
5 of the Best Hikes in LA 5.6k views If you are looking for a good hike in LA, that can be hard to find. Not because there aren't a lot of trails to pick from (t...
Roger Mooking Tours 3 Great LA BBQ Spots 175 views In a special edition of Crowd Wisdom, Roger Mooking, celebrity chef and host of Cooking Channel's Man Fire Food and Man’s Gr...
The Best Rooftop Pools in Los Angeles 111 votes The sunshine and nearly year-round summer conditions in Los Angeles, California, make it the perfect city for lounging by a ...
Celebrities W/ Dishes Named After Them at Dan Tana's 13.7k views Dan Tana's history is not just in the walls but on the menu. Dan Tana's restaurant, in West Hollywood on Santa Monica Boulev...
The Best Places In LA To Take A Cool Selfie 26 votes Ever notice how all LA Instagram posts seem to feature the same tired shots of the Hollywood sign or other overdone tourist ...

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