Are you planning a trip to the City of Angels? From the glamour of Hollywood to the laid-back beauty of the beaches, Los Angeles has something for everyone. But with so much to see and do, it can be overwhelming to plan your trip and make the most of your time in the city. That’s where travel guides come in.
Our hand-picked selection of the best travel guides for Los Angeles includes resources to help you stay safe, find the best attractions, and discover hidden gems off the beaten path. These guides are more than just a list of tourist traps – they offer the inside scoop from locals and seasoned travelers, giving you the know-how to navigate the city like a pro.
Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, these guides will give you the tools you need to plan the perfect vacation. From finding the best restaurants and hotels to navigating the city and getting around, you’ll have all the information you need at your fingertips.
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If you’re looking for a travel guide that takes you beyond the typical tourist attractions and shows you the hidden gems and local hotspots of Los Angeles, “Los Angeles Like a Local” is the book for you. Compiled by four proud locals, this stylish travel guide is packed with the best experiences and hidden spots in the city, handily categorized to suit your mood and needs. From quirky museums and Mexican food trucks to hidden speakeasies, this book will introduce you to the small businesses and community strongholds that add character to this vibrant city. With themed walking tours and helpful ‘what3word’ addresses, you can easily explore the city like a local. Plus, with its beautiful design and giftable format, “Los Angeles Like a Local” is the perfect souvenir for anyone seeking to discover the true spirit of LA.
When it comes to planning the perfect trip to Los Angeles, you want a travel guide that covers all the bases and offers honest, reliable recommendations. That’s where “Fodor’s Los Angeles” comes in. Written by local experts, this guidebook is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you need to simplify your trip-planning process and make the most of your time. From the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Sunset Strip to the beaches of Santa Monica and Venice, “Fodor’s Los Angeles” covers all the top attractions and hidden gems. Plus, with its easy-to-read layout, beautiful color photos, and practical tips on when to go, getting around, beating the crowds, and saving time and money, “Fodor’s Los Angeles” is the ultimate resource for any traveler. Don’t forget to check out “Fodor’s California,” “Fodor’s Southern California,” “Fodor’s San Diego,” “Fodor’s Northern California,” “Fodor’s San Francisco,” and “Fodor’s Napa and Sonoma” for even more inspiration.
Are you a book lover planning a trip to Los Angeles? “Read Me, Los Angeles: Exploring L.A.’s Book Culture” is the perfect guide for you. This colorful and lively book is a celebration of all things bookish in LA, past and present. From interviews with current LA writers to day trips in search of favorite fictional characters, this book has it all. With curated lists of the must-read LA books, a look at where writers have lived and worked in the city, and insights into the city’s book festivals, bookstores, publishers, literacy nonprofits, libraries, and more, “Read Me, Los Angeles” is a treasure trove of information for any book-loving traveler. Plus, with its rich collection of photographs, book images, and vintage maps, “Read Me, Los Angeles” is a beautiful and informative guide that you’ll want to keep on your bookshelf long after your trip is over.
Looking for something a little off the beaten path on your trip to Los Angeles? “Secret Los Angeles: An Unusual Guide” is the book for you. This unique guide takes you on a journey through the city’s hidden treasures, from bison in the wild to the original Batcave and beyond. With its focus on the unusual and secret corners of the city, this guide is perfect for visitors and locals alike who want to explore LA in depth and discover the city’s true character. Whether you’re a fan of history, nature, or just want to see something different, “Secret Los Angeles” has something for everyone. So why wait? Start exploring the City of Angels like never before with “Secret Los Angeles: An Unusual Guide.
Are you ready to discover the hidden secrets of Los Angeles? “The 500 Hidden Secrets of Los Angeles” is a comprehensive guide to the city’s most surprising and lesser-known attractions. From hidden parks and rooftop bars to underground clubs and artisanal food markets, this book has something for every traveler. Written by local expert Lieven De Cauter, “The 500 Hidden Secrets of Los Angeles” offers insider tips and recommendations for the best places to eat, drink, shop, and explore in the city. With its focus on the unique and lesser-known corners of LA, this book is perfect for anyone looking to experience the city like a true insider. So why wait? Start uncovering the hidden gems of Los Angeles with “The 500 Hidden Secrets of Los Angeles.
If you’re planning a trip to Southern California, “Fodor’s Southern California” is the ultimate resource. From Los Angeles and San Diego to the Central Coast and beyond, this comprehensive guidebook covers all the top attractions and hidden gems of the region. Written by local experts, “Fodor’s Southern California” is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you need to simplify your trip-planning process and make the most of your time. With its easy-to-read layout, beautiful color photos, and practical tips on when to go, getting around, beating the crowds, and saving time and money, “Fodor’s Southern California” is the ultimate guide for any traveler.
If you’re looking for the ultimate guide to navigating Los Angeles, “Not For Tourists Guide to Los Angeles 2023” is the book for you. This map-based, neighborhood-by-neighborhood guidebook covers everything from the Hollywood Bowl to the Sunset Strip and beyond. Divided into fifty-seven mapped neighborhoods, “Not For Tourists Guide to Los Angeles” pinpoints all of the essential services and entertainment hot spots with user-friendly icons. From supermarkets and cafes to beaches and public transportation, “Not For Tourists Guide to Los Angeles” has all the information you need to explore the city like a pro. Plus, with its foldout highway map, more than 150 neighborhood and city maps, and listings for the best shopping destinations, “Not For Tourists Guide to Los Angeles” is the perfect companion for any native or traveler.
Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime in California? “California Bucket List Adventure Guide & Journal” is the perfect companion for your trip. With more than 50 must-see destinations in the state, this unique travel guide and journal will help you explore every landscape and magical place in California. From the Whiskeytown Falls and Crystal Cave to the Mojave Desert and beyond, “California Bucket List Adventure Guide & Journal” has everything you need to plan your adventure. With GPS coordinates, comprehensive maps, and information on the best times to visit, weather conditions, and average expenses, this guide makes it easy to find your way to your dream destination. Plus, with its journal feature, you can keep track of where you’ve been and where you want to go next. So why wait? Start your adventure in California today with “California Bucket List Adventure Guide & Journal.