Archive for 'Visiting Hollywood' Tag

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Touring Hollywood

While a tour of Hollywood is a mainstay of visitor itineraries, local residents have much to learn and enjoy from these tours, too. With a variety of tour companies in the Hollywood Boulevard area, here are a few choices that… read more

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Hollywood Holiday Staycations

There’s never a better time to visit Hollywood than the holiday season. In fact, visitors from all around the world flock to Hollywood Boulevard to take in the sights and sounds of Tinseltown. From shopping at Hollywood & Highland to… read more

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Experiencing the Pete’s Dragon Premiere

Fresh off the plane from Los Angeles back to Pennsylvania, I can now reflect back the amazing experience that took place on August 8, 2016. Pete’s Dragon is a reimagining of the classic 1977 Disney film of the same name…. read more

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Escape to the Escape Hotel

Just down the street from Musso and Frank Grill in the heart of Hollywood, there’s a new hotel that won’t be providing chocolate mints on guest pillows. It’s the Escape Hotel, the largest escape room game in the U.S., with ten… read more

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Gimme Shelter

Mama Shelter is a new, hip hotel, restaurant and bar destination in Hollywood which opened this month after remodeling a building that was originally used as a hotel way back in the 1920’s. They have beautifully designed and furnished the… read more

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Come Fly Away

Outward Bound Kerry Morrison, HPOA Executive Director, experiences the new Hollywood to LAX Fly Away bus service. My normal airport routine is to leave my house 150 minutes before a flight, park at The Parking Spot and splurge on a… read more

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Here Comes Santa Clause!

Everyone’s favorite holiday tradition, the Hollywood Christmas Parade, will be taking place again on Sunday, November 30th at 5pm. The parade, which is celebrating its 82nd anniversary, will start at Hollywood Blvd at Orange, and then follow a U-shaped parade… read more

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8 Hotels in 8 Years

Driving around Hollywood, you’ll probably notice that construction is going on everywhere. Many of these projects are brand new hotels, or rehabs of existing ones. Within the next 8 years, 8 new hotels will be coming online in downtown Hollywood,… read more