About Los Angeles
A fantastic array of entertainment for the whole familyLos Angeles is the home of family entertainment with some of the best theme parks on the planet.
Where else can you catch a bus tour of the homes of the big Hollywood stars or spend a day at Venice Beach, one of the most famous beaches in the world.
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June to October are the warmest months with average high temperatures of 27 degrees Celsius. There is very little rain during this period. The winter months (December to February) are cool and damp with average lows of 10 degrees. January and February are the wettest months with an average of 5 inches of rain.
Leisure & Activities
One of the top attractions for the whole family. There are two Disneyland theme parks situated in Anaheim, one of which is the original Disneyland and the only one which was built under the guidance of Walt Disney himself. It goes without saying that the line-up of attractions caters for all members of the family.
A theme park with a difference, Universal Studios not only have tremendous rides and action-packed entertainment for the whole family, it is also home to a real life working studio. Current attractions include “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” and “King Kong 360 3-D”. There are also fantastic shops and restaurants.
Santa Monica Pier and Beach
Three miles of shoreline with beautiful soft sand and, of course, fantastic weather. It also has plenty of restaurants and cafes to keep you going and, if you want to stay longer, exciting night-life. The pier itself is open 24 hours a day and features some great attractions including the world famous Ferris Wheel.