LOS ANGELES United States
The City of Angels
The famous Californian megalopolis on the Pacific Ocean is the second largest city in the USA, and has everything to make your visit unforgettable: Venice Beach, Route 66, Hollywood and its movie studios, the Walk of Fame… Don’t delay: book now for this magical, mythical destination.
You can fly to LA all year round via Paris-CDG with Air France.
Climate: Mediterranean type climate, with mild winters and hot summers. Los Angeles enjoys 320 days of sunshine a year.
Time difference with France: 9hrs in summer and 8hrs in winter
Currency: US Dollar
Official language: English
Travel document requirements: Biometric passport:
Tourist information : http://www.office-tourisme-usa.com/etat/californie/los-angeles
Los Angeles, larger than life
More than 100km long and 50 km wide, Los Angeles is a sprawling city with no real city center, made up of many different neighborhoods. It is both surprising and fascinating and symbolizes the American Dream throughout the world. Tourism is a major industry, with the famous Walk of Fame, Disneyland or the Universal Studios.
Beaches famous the world over
Los Angeles is spread along the Pacific Coast and has many beaches that have been used as the backdrop for movies and TV series. Malibu Beach with its houses on stilts, is one of these, as well as Venice beach, a favorite spot for celebrities, and the beautiful Santa Monica beaches. Don’t miss the superb Channel Islands off the coast of Los Angeles and Santa Barbara.
A vehicle is strongly recommended in Los Angeles. You will need one to visit the city’s main thoroughfares: Sunset Boulevard, Santa Monica Boulevard, Melrose Avenue, the famous Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, the Pacific Coast Highway… Of course, you mustn’t miss Hollywood and the places where the movie stars live: Beverly Hills, Bel Air and Holmby Hills.