Los Angeles is a sprawling Southern California city famed as the center of the nation’s film and television industry. Not far from its iconic Hollywood sign, studios such as Paramount Pictures, Universal and Warner Brothers offer behind-the-scenes tours. On Hollywood Boulevard, TCL Chinese Theater displays celebrities’ hand- and footprints, the Walk of Fame honors thousands of luminaries and vendors sell maps to stars’ homes.
Places to see: Universal Studios Hollywood, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood Boulevard
Main currency: $US Dollar
Main language: English
Tipping: Waitstaff, Bartenders, and Tour Guides 15% – 20%