Heading to Disneyland? Make sure to keep a few days free to explore all that LA and its environs have to offer.
Geoff Tuller and his gorgeous kids Gage, 12 and Daisy 10 spent a cool 7 days there, checking out as much of LA as they could cram into a week. Would they have spent longer? You bet!
The beautiful weather, scent of orange blossoms and the lure of the original surf culture keep people coming back year after year. LA has so much to offer. Out & About with kids shares a few of the Tuller family highlights and then a whole heap of links to just some of the amazing destinations and attractions in the area.
Disneyland was first on the agenda. A day on the fast pass rides with Space Mountain and Big Thunder Mountain keeping the adrenaline pumping. Day 2 had the 2nd Disney Park, “California Adventure” under control. California Screaming, the rollercoaster with a loop in the head of Mickey, kept everyone happy.
Hollywood is next on the list. Want to see how and where it all happens? Warner Brother Studioshas an amazing tour that will keep your kids enthralled with real Hollywood TV and movie sound sets.
Leave a morning to visit the home of all vintage Warner Bros cartoons like Bugs Bunny and The Tasmanian Devil and also the sets of Friends and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.
Walk down Hollywood Boulevard, to see the stars in the footpath. Gage and Daisy got to see a red carpet premiere. Paparazzi, fans all there for Scarlett Johansson and Robert Downey Jr. promoting their latest movie Avengers! You never know who you will bump in to.
LA has so much more to offer for families traveling to Southern California.
Here’s Just a sample……
Visit any of the website links below to plan your own agenda to suit your family.
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608
6801 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028
6801 Hollywood Boulevard Hollywood, CA 90028
Colorado and Appian Way, Santa Monica, CA 90401 / 3rd and Broadway to 3rd and Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, 90401
189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036 / 3rd and Fairfax, Los Angeles, CA 90048
3rd and La Cienega to 3rd and Fairfax, CA 90048 / 8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
1111 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015 / 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015
1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049
2800 E Observatory Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037
900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90007
Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069
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