Implying ‘The Angels’ in Spanish language, Los Angeles is the most
important city of Southern California in the US. Its claim to fame rides on
being home to the iconic Hollywood-the centre of world entertainment
industry that attracts thousands of budding actors and actresses every
year. Those that are unfazed by the glitterati, flock to it for its
pleasing combination of year-round Mediterranean climate, mountain ranges,
valleys, and many beaches along the Pacific Ocean. No wonder, Los Angeles
always ranks among the top destinations of the world, year after year.
Things to do in Los Angeles
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the
western United States. The museum is one of the best places in the US to
know how art has evolved over last few millennials because it is home to
more than 150000 works of art dating back to prehistoric times.
A sunbather’s delight, the Venice Beach ranks among the top beaches in and
around Los Angeles. It is named after a former elite residential,
recreational beachfront and a seaside resort town in 1905 near the city. It
is advisable to spend an early morning or a late evening on its
Runyon Canyon Park
The Runyon Canyon Park is a 160-acre park located near the Santa Monica
Mountains in Los Angeles. It is home to many posh residential villas,
mansions and estates that were made for the rich and famous residents of
the city over last 2 centuries. The top of the canyon here awards a visitor
with a 360-degree view of the Pacific Ocean, the Hollywood Sign and
Griffith Observatory below.
Best Time to Visit Los Angeles
Summer season (the months from June to August) are the best to book your
flights from Quito to Los Angeles. It is the season when the city sets the
bolls rolling with two iconic film festivals- LA Film Festival and DTLA
Film Festival. Book your flights from UIO to LAX during summer season to
enjoy famous cultural events like Outfest and Nisei Week Japanese Festival.
It is advised to book Los Angeles flights in advance to avoid paying more
during peak season.