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City of Angels

For 80 years the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street has basked in a mystique. These days... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MrWarrenM
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Crown Point, Indiana
Start of Walk of Fame and more

This is the famous corner that made Hollywood famous in songs. It is where, fittingly, the Walk of... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Chinapjs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 weeks ago
“City of Angels”
Dec 2, 2018
“Start of Walk of Fame and more”
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This famous street-corner is a great place to begin a walking tour of Hollywood.
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Hollywood, Vine, Los Angeles, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the area and Vine Street and surprised by the run down condition of the area. We felt uncomfortable going out at night due to the amount of “street people “ hanging around harassing passerby people demanding money or screaming at us

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For 80 years the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street has basked in a mystique. These days it's the centerpiece of Los Angeles' most ambitious redevelopment effort. That kind of combination has been a staple at the corner since 1903 when a sunny lemon...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dirty and tired not how I remember Hollywood back 20years ago. Lots of homeless roaming the streets shouting and intimidating people. Not a great way to welcome tourists to your country

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank barnicleLondon
Reviewed December 2, 2018

This is the famous corner that made Hollywood famous in songs. It is where, fittingly, the Walk of Fame starts. It's where the famous Patages Theater still sits. Not much anymore then a piece of history

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

As a promotion to the upcoming movie, Ready Player One, they came up with a fun challenge. It’s just a maze you walk through finding three keys to save the Oasis. It was a fun event with great picture opportunities. It was for the weekend...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tim C
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

We went to this Intersection because while growing up, we always heard about it, but I expect today's young people have no clue what it even was. It seemed nothing more than just a regular intersection, although it did mark the start of the "Walk...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

This is where it all began. First of all, yes, Hollywood & Vine is an intersection and a very busy intersection at that. But, this is where it all started...the Pantages theatre is here, old time movie stars and true celebrities like Cary Grant, Clark...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank jbrenz
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Iconic place. 20 years ago I might have said avoid this area and run the other way. It has vastly improved with hotels and shops. It is still possible to look down Hollywood Boulevard and visualize its heydays. Check out the art work in the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 29, 2016

Akamaikai gets it right, it may have been relevant many years ago but today there is little of interest - I hadn't been here for years so it was more curiosity that brought me here. Other than the nearby "stars" on the footpath , it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Hollywood and Vine is an intersection. I don't care that 70 years ago a star was discovered crossing the street, that Hollywood doesn't exist any more. Now you have a busy intersection with no shops or restaurants of interest to speak of, and why anyone...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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hermama
Rhode Island
made a dining mistake ...help (9 Replies)
In looking at our choices- I picked Hollywood and Vine for lunch. Pretty positive none of us wants to deal with preschool characters....so is there a great choice you recommend? I was hoping to see at least most of the characters via meals- so if it would quick to hop over to another place for lunch then go back..if need be, that would be fine. Thank you! 16 hours till we leave!!!!!!!!!!!
August 08, 2011|
Response frompartypa|
What other characters do you want to see ? Character Lunches are somewhat limited
tornadochaser
Statesville, North Carolina
Whispering Canyon or Prime Time Cafe? (16 Replies)
I need some advice. I have ressies at Prime Time Cafe. It's a dinner slot, but I may have to cancel them to make room for the Wishes Dessert Party. My question is: Should I try to reschedule for Prime Time or should I shoot for Whispering Canyon instead? Also, while I'm asking dining questions, I have reservations for the Mama Melrose Fantasmic dining pkg. But after perusing the menu, I'm not too sure we could all find something we like there. Should I try to change it to Hollywood and...More
December 09, 2010|
Response fromethelmaepotter|
Oooh, tough one. If price is a factor, go with 50's Prime Time. Other than that...? They're both my favorites, and they both have great interaction with the guests. If I had to pick just one, I think I'd go with Whispering Canyon. With the ages of your children, I believe they would have more fun at WC. Or better yet, I'd cancel the dessert party and go to both restaurants!
angidoll
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Catchpole's day 9, HS and Epcot! (4 Replies)
Hi all, so today we had no booked meals until 5.10pm so a relaxed wake up for us again, even if the girls thought that was at 5.30am!!!! By 5.45 they wanted their fancy dresses on, so be it, so the hubby and I watched them play "Anna and Elsa" until around 7 while watching tv b4 we started to get up!! Breakfast from QS in hotel again, desperately trying to use our QS credits!! 2 bounty plates for us but both girls just wanted cereal. The garden grocer delivery was well worth it even...More
December 08, 2016|
Response fromTraveller from UK|
I think that must be how Disney don't lose money on the "free" dining plan !!!!! People often say how many credits they have left but I think you have won!!!!! Hope you enjoy the last day and have a good flight home.