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Address: Los Angeles, CA
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Half Day Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour
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Self-Guided Hollywood Tour in a California Roadster Rental
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Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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THE SIGN SAYS IT ALL!!!

You see the signs in movies all the time so get up close and personal because you are seeing it with your own eyes. My husband is in LA on a project and I am from the Mid-west... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
JayWalk7
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Ipswich, Australia
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hollywood was the worst place I visited in the USA and areas of it are just seedy and dirty, Sunset Strip / Sunset Boulevard is awful. The iconic sights such as the sign, Walk of Fame, TCL Chinese Theatre are underwhelming and so overcrowded to enjoy any experience. I would not bother visiting this area again, we had a hop... More 

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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went to Los Angels in June. I found it one of the most amazing places. I would do the trip over again in a heart beat. I was a step away from Hollywood blvd and there were a lot of things to do down there as well. The tour place was super close. It is called Starline Tours. I... More 

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Thank Matthew C
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Parts of the Hollywood Boulevard, especially away from the main areas like Chinese Theatre, are like a glitzy Blackpool. Lots of tacky souvenir shops. Chinese Theatre was great to visit, and this has the signed palm prints in the front of the building, lots of photo opportunities. Bit disappointed in parts due to tacky shops around.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You see the signs in movies all the time so get up close and personal because you are seeing it with your own eyes. My husband is in LA on a project and I am from the Mid-west, but he drove me around Hollywood in style from Rodeo Drive to the Hollywood Hall of Fame with the Stars, it was... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in an air b& b on Hollywood boulevard. All the attractions, Chinese theatre, walk of fame were all fab and a must see. But unfortunately the actual place is full of homeless people with mental health issues. They were everywhere, really scary and intimidating. You would also see drug taking with needles! Awful. My advice - just visit... More 

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were massively unimpressed with everything. The place is just a big, dirty city with overpriced shops and restaurants and is so buy, you can't see the stars on the Walk of Fame properly as other people are either standing on them or it's too crowded to stop too many times. The TCL is a lot smaller than we had... More 

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Beverley, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You build up a vision of a special place you've heard of all your life and just know it won't live up to your expectations. We did the Walk Of Fame and the icons are just stars with a name, many of which have been defaced. To see Dick Van Dyke daubed with 'Penis Van Lesbian' upset me a little.... More 

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Thank Aintree9
Kincumber, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Even though 'Hollywood' was not quite what I expected, it is not the cleanest city, it is still Hollywood and I enjoyed every minute of it.

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Thank Sallynutz
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I found it very dirty, disappointing and full of weird, paranoid people. You'd expect the stars on the sidewalk to be glamorous...but it's not. The best part was seeing the Beatles and Elvis partnered together. As a place, not great.

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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought it would be mostly glitz & glamour, but was surprised at how much rubbish was around on the streets. Hollywood boulevard is pretty clean, but literally walk off the street & it's a whole different story. Despite the high number of homeless (& the stigma), they were quite passive & don't seem to bother anyone. It was amazing... More 

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Hollywood
Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day, tourists flock here from around the world to see the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close. Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night partying - the Hollywood club scene is a haven for thumping music and table-side bottle service. But parties aren’t the only way to enjoy this area, many visitors come to the neighborhood to sit back with a picnic to watch a performance at the Hollywood Bowl and those looking to stay fit trek along nature trails in the Hollywood hills and in Griffith Park.
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