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Los Angeles

Los Angeles è famosa per le celebrità, per l'eleganza di Hollywood per i suoi codici postali, ma questo è solo l'inizio. LA è composta da quartieri eclettici e ha alcune delle spiagge più belle del mondo. Potrà amarla od odiarla, ma troverà un aspetto della personalità della città che la conquisterà.

Dai quartieri iconici come Beverly Hills, immortalato dallo shopping sfrenato di Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman, dalla ruota panoramica illuminata sul Santa Monica Pier alla famosa Hollywood Walk of Fame, Los Angeles ha tutto ciò che si può desiderare. Una semplice passeggiata lungo le strade familiari di LA può farla sentire una star del suo film o del suo spettacolo televisivo preferito. Per vivere una esperienza completa a LA, raggiunga i locali in un animato gastro pub di Downtown LA, guardi l'iconica scritta Hollywood dal Griffith Park Observatory o percorra in bicicletta l'affollata passeggiata di Venice Beach. Guardi una partita dei Los Angeles Lakers da bordo campo oppure trascorra un fine settimana avventuroso nel Joshua Tree National Park.

Los Angeles

What's on in Los Angeles in April 2014?

There’s always something going on in Tinseltown - this month indulge in some British-led retail therapy at Brit Week, get stuck into a good book or two at the Festival of Books or immerse yourself in Los Angeles’ musical history at the Troubadour.

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If you happen to be strolling along Wilshire Boulevard on 1 April stop by the former May Company department store, adjacent to LACMA, to see the impressive display of 200 mannequins retelling the story of Diane von Furstenberg: Journey of a Dress.

The 6th annual LA Beer Festival takes place at LA Center Studios on 5 April. With over 50 selections of both international and domestic drafts on tap, a dozen or more food stations and live music to entertain - it’s the perfect celebration of America's favourite beverage.

 

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8-14 April

Pico Park turns into an Easter Eggstravaganza on 12 April. The Easter Bunny and friends hang around for pictures, while kids go on an egg hunt, have their face painted and take part in the hula hoop contest.

The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is a great place to bring kids too. Get inspired by the literary talent – discover new authors, watch screenings and enjoy live music at the University of Southern California from the 12 to 13 April.

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15-20 April

For one of the coolest venues for live music in LA, look no further than the famed Troubadour. Marsha Ambrosius: Friends & Lovers Tour is one not to be missed on the 19 April. Grab a salted margarita and see for yourself why Marsha has been honoured by BMI as their Songwriter of the Year.

Go back to the 80s and relive the Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular at the House of Blues in Anaheim. The multisensory, psychedelic laser show will be recreated for one night only, on 19 April. So you Pink Floyd die-hards and intrigued concert goers can enjoy this unique experience once again.

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Tribeca Film Festival.

21-30 April

BritWeek returns to Los Angeles from 21 April - 4 May and takes over the city with events throughout Los Angeles – from its star-studded Red Carpet Launch to music, film, fashion, art, theatre, and cultural events.

This week is your last chance to catch The Power of Photography: National Geographic 125 Years at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Century Park. Celebrating the power of photography to explore, educate, inspire, document and preserve the world around us, this free event ends on 27 April.

Find out what's on in Los Angeles in May

Immerse yourself in LA’s vibrant social scene and infectious community spirit as you find out what’s hot in this buzzing destination. Join the local artisans at home-grown markets – where the offerings will tantalise your taste buds. Embrace the art scene, both mainstream and the less conventional. Then find out what the Angelino’s do to let their hair down.

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From Friday 2 May you can catch No Further West: The Story of Los Angeles Union Station at LA Central Library. Understand why locals take so much pride in the interior of Union Station, as this exhibition honours and examines its extraordinary design.

It’s ‘treat yourself Tuesday’ at Pearl’s Liquor Bar on Sunset Boulevard. From 4pm to closing time - dine out on $3 bubbly Champagne, $1 half oyster shells and two for $6 grilled oyster appetizers.

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8-14 May

From 13 May you can sing along to this Green Day album -turned musical, as American Idiot arrives at Pantages Theatre - recollect your adolescent years (and teenage angst), as you sing along!

Taking place between 11-18 May, the Amgen Tour of California is the Golden State's answer to the Tour de France. This 800-mile race follows a route through the California redwoods, across wine country and down the Pacific Coast and raises money for a great cause.

Every second Thursday of the month, you can enjoy a self-guided tour on the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk – which takes place in various locations.

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15-21May

Or if you’re in the Santa Monica area, enjoy a two-hour wine lesson with one of LA’s top sommeliers, Adem Sash at Sommelier Saturdays at Del Frisco’s Grille You don’t have to be a vino enthusiast to enjoy sipping California’s finest and nibbling hors d'oeuvres.

Kick off the summer with the California Strawberry Festival, which is taking place on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 May. Embrace the light-hearted activities, with strawberry pie eating, a strawberry tart toss and the strawberry relay race.

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22-28 May

As one great show ends its reign, another begins on its rise to stardom.

Running until 31 May, don’t miss your chance to see The Book of Morman. Famously penned by the creators of South Park, it has gained a reputation as both hilarious and offensive – see it yourself to find out what all the fuss is about.

Or see a new 25th anniversary production of one of the best known musicals of all time, Les Miserables. Showing from 30 May to 22 June – this epic stage show will not disappoint.

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29-31 May

Late May brings the UCLA Jazz Reggae Festival – an outdoor event that incorporates food, music, dance and culture. Attracting over 30,000 fans - see some of the year's hottest performers.

See a different side of one of LA’s most iconic areas at the weekly Sunset Strip Market. More than a farmers market - you can enjoy live music, movie screenings and plenty of California-grown produce. The garden makes farm-to-table dining (washed down with beverages from local California wineries and breweries) a truly enjoyable experience.

Find out what's on in Los Angeles this June

The summer sunshine has arrived and brought with it a host of outdoor things to do – with diverse festivals, colourful charity events and plenty of opportunity to get your cultural fix.

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1-8 June

From 3 – 22 June Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat will be residing at the Pantages Theatre – this family favourite will not disappoint.

Join in with the festivities at the LA Pride festival between 6 – 8 June at the West Hollywood Park - don’t miss the flamboyant parade on Sunday along Santa Monica Boulevard.

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9-15 June

12 - 29 June brings the Hollywood Fringe Festival to town - theatres, parks, clubs and other unexpected places host productions by local, national and international arts companies.

The 36th Anniversary Playboy Jazz Festival comes to Hollywood Bowl on Saturday 14 June and Sunday 15 June. Let the mellow harmonies and smooth jazz grooves fill the air.

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16-22 June

Show your true colours at the Color Run , which takes place at the Dodger Stadium on 21 June. Show up in a white t-shirt and prepare to get messy as you get covered in a kaleidoscope of coloured paint.

Dwell on design 2014 , Americas largest design event, will be at the Los Angeles Convention Centre from 20 - 22 June. Curated by the editors of Dwell magazine, this three-day event brings together the industries brightest products, services and innovators.

Immerse yourself in the spectacular celebrations of Hollywood Bowl opening night on 21 June, with live music and fireworks.

Or help raise money for Free Arts for Abused Children as you tuck into food and beverages at the Calabasas Malibu Wine and Food festival  from June 20 - 21.

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23–30 June

Pre-book tickets for Ghost at the Pantages Theatre, from 27 June, to relive the iconic moments from the Oscar-winning movie.

In Focus: Ansel Adams will be at the Getty Center until Sunday 20 July. Don’t miss the opportunity to admire the work of one of the best-known photographers in the world – seeing how his style developed over time.

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I quartieri di Los Angeles

Hollywood e West Hollywood

Hollywood e West Hollywood

Associati al cinema, all'eleganza e al glamour, Hollywood e West Hollywood sono due ‘must see’ per cercatori di celebrità e appassionati di cinema. Quest'area, uno dei quartieri più famosi di LA, ospita la famosa Walk of Fame di Hollywood. Si immerga nel mondo del cinema e viva le emozionanti attrazioni degli Universal Studios di Hollywood. Nei nightclub più trendy del Sunset Strip potrà mischiarsi all'élite di LA oppure fare shopping sfrenato lungo l'esclusiva Melrose Avenue. Questa piacevole area offre alcuni degli hotel più belli della città e un'alternativa più accessibile a quelli della vicina Beverly Hills.

Spiagge di LA

Spiagge di LA

Non avrà che l'imbarazzo della scelta con l'ampia gamma di spiagge fantastiche che LA ha da offrirle. Ai tempi d'oro della Route 66, Santa Monica era il capolinea. Ora è più nota per il suo molo animato, il Santa Monica Pier, con la caratteristica ruota panoramica illuminata. Appena a sud di Santa Monica, troverà l'eclettica Venice Beach. Faccia una passeggiata o si immerga nell'atmosfera bohemien nei caffè, nei bar e nelle gallerie. Potrà ammirare le case più esclusive lungo Malibu Beach o saltare sulla tavola da surf e cavalcare le onde di Huntington Beach.

Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills ha un codice postale famoso nel mondo, sinonimo di ricchezza, posizione sociale e celebrità. Questi quartieri superchic, estremamente eleganti e straordinariamente costosi ospitano molti volti noti, tra cui Madonna e George Clooney. Scelga Rodeo Drive per lo shopping firmato e le piccole boutique esclusive. Quest'area è nota tra gli amanti dello shopping di lusso, dalle celebrità con gli immancabili occhiali da sole e dai turisti a caccia delle icone della moda. Non dimentichi di osservare la strada stessa, scorgerà alcuni veicoli molto particolari e costosi.

Anaheim

Anaheim

La Orange County è la destinazione ideale per le famiglie. Ospita una serie di parchi a tema di livello mondiale, tra cui Disneyland Resort, Knott’s Berry Farm e Legoland. A Downtown Disney c'è qualcosa per tutti, dai ristoranti ai negozi dedicati e anche un cinema AMC. Da Ride Makers potrà creare la sua auto giocattolo unica. Block at Orange e GardenWalk offrono moltissime opportunità per la "shopping terapia", con arcade e bowling per intrattenere i bambini.

Downtown

Downtown

Downtown LA ospita il più importante e fiorente complesso per l'intrattenimento della città, il LA Live, il posto ideale per vedere un film o mangiare un boccone. Watercourt a California Plaza è invece un parco cittadino stravagante con fontane, usato spesso come ambientazione per film o video musicale. Se si trattiene un po', probabilmente vedrà girare qualche scena. In quest'area, nota per la sua diversità culturale, potrà ammirare la suggestiva architettura del Walt Disney Concert Hall o guardare una partita di baseball con i locali nel vicino Dodgers Stadium.

Qual è la stagione migliore?

Si prepari in base alle condizioni meteo prima di partire per Los Angeles

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Why I love LA

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Hugh Laurie playing guitar.

Hugh Laurie shows us that this beautiful city offers much more than the brash Hollywood stereotype.

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