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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vibrant is the word that comes to mind about downtown. It’s bustling with energy and you can find anything you want or need all around. There is a business center, cafes, restaurants, Food kiosks, coffee shops. Stayed here for work and it was a great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

In my opinion, that best Downtown anywhere. A mixture of modern skyscrapers and historic structures. Start exploring around the Music Center.

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Reviewed March 28, 2018

Lots of great architecture, and sometimes you have to look carefully. Lots of food and coffee. And at times one feels in a real downtown. Lots of people live here now. Happy that it is being rediscovered.

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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We just took a list of historic old buildings and walked around. Great mixture of old, restored and new. Interesting and relaxed walk. Make sure to extend walk to city hall area (lots of interesting things, small parks).

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Reviewed November 25, 2017

Downtown Los Angeles contains many unique and hidden historic and architectural gems. Your best way to experience them is through a guided walking tour offered by the LA Conservancy. Our tour took us inside many of the beautiful and historic buildings including PacMutual, Bradbury, Central...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

There are so many Art Deco buildings throughout downtown LA's historic district and surrounding downtown area that it took me the better part of a day to see all of them on a recent self-guided walking tour. (Visiting notable Art Deco buildings along Wiltshire from...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Come and enjoy the skyscrapers and the theaters. Lots of examples of historic buildings, most of which are being preserved. Unfortunately the area is not pedestrian-friendly with way too much traffic moving quickly toward freeway on-ramps.

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Locals may not 'get' just how iconic this area is. Growing up and watching all those TV shows, this area was featured all the time and for those of us who never experienced it, it is pretty cool to see it now (despite the fact...More

Thank Ydnar
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

Wandering around from the business district you hit the down part. Nice historic buildings with some great facades. Although you want to wander looking at them the overall feeling is grimy, smelly and unsafe. Lots of LAPD about they need to be so many homeless...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

If you are an architecture buff don't miss seeing how vintage classic buildings give way to modern ones offering a place of dramatic contracts. On one side, luxurious shops and restaurants clash against the crawling poverty of hundreds of people leaving in camping tents across...More

Thank Luís G
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Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts,
bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly.
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