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Address: Los Angeles, CA
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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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Kincumber, Australia
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday 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 2 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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Kincumber, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 6 days ago NEW

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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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

To get there the traffic is so bad pretty much all the time it is awful.There is crime everywhere, police undercover roping in Johns looking for sex, dirty everything, horrible service at most places and it is just not a good place to visit.

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Bellevue, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were staying in Hollywood for the 2nd part of our trip to Los Angeles. This was an amazing trip and we had a blast. Hollywood itself is fun and neat but it is a bit seedy. There are a lot of questionable people around. So just be careful. The Hollywood walk of fame is really neat. The handprints inside... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I love walking through The hollywood walk of fame and the wax museum. This time I went in September it was a bittersweet trip. As I was strolling through the walk of fame I wanted to stop by and pay tribute and respect to my favorite singer/composer Juan Gabriel. Gone to soon. But was blessed to have gone to see... More 

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East Haven, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You have to see it at least once, but finding it can be difficult. We found it by heading toward Griffith observatory and then saw it and took residential streets until we found a great view.

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Surrey, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one day of our Vacation hitting Hollywood-a must if you have never been. My teenager had not and he was fascinated and loved every second. Did the walk of fame, Hollywood Blvd, Vine St, Sunset Blvd, rode along Mullholland Drive, continued to Beverly Hills, Rodeo Drive, Melrose Ave and many smaller streets where the rich and famous live.... 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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