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FC: By: Jill FRanklin | California's Luxurious City Los Angeles | commons.wikimedia.org

1: Los Angeles is located in the west region of the United States. It's often referred to as L.A. most people know of this beautiful city because of the beaches or Hollywood, both great attraction sites. Los Angeles is a unique city it has many different regions like Beverly Hills for shopper, Downtown L.A. for a memorable night and Westside filled with historic attraction; so L.A. really does please all. | www.ewgala.org

2: Los Angeles was founded in 1781, when only 44 people or 14 families lived there it was called ‘El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles de la Porciuncula’ , meaning ‘Town of Our Lady the Queen of the Angeles of the Small Portion’. Over the years ‘El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles de la Porciuncula’ more people settled there and the economy got better. When the city changed so did the name,‘El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles de la Porciuncula’ is now 'Los Angeles. | www.carlsbadmagazine.com

3: * Magicopolis * Hollywood Bowl * Bang Improv Studio * Alex Theater * New Beverly Cinema * Music Center of LA Country * Orpheum Theater * Redcat *Echo Park Lake | Places of Interest | www.biddingforgood.com

4: * El pueblo Monument * The Mayfair Hotel * San Gabriel Mission * The J. Paul Getty Museum * The Fashion Institute of Design and merchandising * The Hollywood Sign * Evergreen Cemetery * Griffin Park Observatory | www.planetware.com | www.hollywooddowntowner.com | Historical Sites | El Pueblo Monument 08/2

5: * La Brea Tar Pits * STAPLES Center * Hollywood Forever Cemetery * Ronald Reagan Presidential Library * Museum of Contemporary Art * Norton Simon Museum of Art * Disneyland * Six Flags * Craft and Folk Art Museum | Recreation and other Activities | www.hotelplanner.com | blogs.artinfo.com

6: * California Science Center * Hollywood Bowl Museum * Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center * Hollywood Bowl * Autry National Center * The Hollywood Museum * Universal Citywalk Hollywood * The Huntington Library, Art Collection & Botanical Gardens * Los Angeles Country Museum of Art | www.space.com | ART, Culture, and entertainment opportunities

7: Los Angeles has many region in itself, so this city is more than just a coastal city it also lies on a hilly plain with the Pacific ocean as western and eastern boundaries. | www.laalmanac.com | GeoGraphy

8: The average temperature for LA is, 63.9 F. But the summer average is, 72.0 F, summer is a great time to visit L.A. not to hot and not to cold. Its perfect weather to go to the beach or to just take a walk. When packing you'd bring the normal summer attire; shorts, swimsuit and sunscreen. | www.fanpop.com

9: Cultural Awareness | This culture is the same as your normal home.

10: Miscellaneous Information | * The world's 18th largest economy is the Los Angeles County * One of the busiest ports in the world is the Los Angeles port * Los Angeles has some 90 stage theaters and more than 300 museums, which is greater than any other city in the US. * The ‘bird of paradise’ is the LA city flower and the LA city tree is the ‘coral tree’ | www.britannica.com

11: Dear Journal , 07/30/12 Its exactly 6 days till my birthday and we just landed in Los Angeles. My cousin , Mimi DiTrani, is letting me stay with her for 2 weeks. Sorry to leave so soon but I finally get to see land after 3 hours. I'll finish this later... We just arrived at Mimi's and we're already heading out, right now she taking me to her favorite restaurant Takami Sushi & Robata a well known sushi restaurant. Well i got to go food calling to me, but before i do I have to squeal tomorrow we're going to the Museum of Neon Art aka MONA. Will write soon - Jill P.S. I'm so excited and i just can't hide it... | lotuslimo.com

12: Dear Journal, 08/02/12 Sorry i haven't written in two days but you know the say when you're having fun time really flies. Anyway , the past three days have probably been the best days of my life! Mimi took me to the Universal Citywalk in Hollywood, It was amazing! It took us an hour but i managed to get a picture of all my favorite actors' stars. The next wasn't as exciting but it was still exciting we went to Beverly Hills and literally shopped till we dropped by the time we were done i had 27 bags and Mimi had 32, god she loves to shop! Friday we went to the Pasadena Playhouse and watched play i can't remember much because 25 minutes in i fell asleep, woaps. Well since i spent all today reading and writing i don't have much to say, but tonight were going to the Griffin Park Observatory. Yeah! Star gazing note the sarcasm, wish me luck! Seriously I'll need tons to survive tonight. Well till we meet again - Jill | yellowbot.com

13: Dear Journal, 08/06/12 I missed you the past 4 days but they are nothing compared to what we're doing today. Happy B-day Me! For my birthday after I'm done with breakfast Mimi is taking me to the museum of Contemporary Art and then a surprise at night. Well I'll write before i go to sleep see ya. | Wish me luck- Jill | Okay, best birthday ever! First we went to the museum of Contemporary Art and saw the Ben Jones exhibit and my favorite piece of artwork would have to be the 'The Video'. After the museum we floored it to Six Flags Magic Mountain. We went on Scream and Dive devil over and over again, because I had to go on without screaming but it just wasn't working and Mimi got bored. Right now I'm getting dress 'fancy' for my Birthday dinner, but she won't tell me where we're going and it's so irritating. All I know is that dancing is involved, Yeah! To bad i can't dance, like at all. | bestourism.com

14: Dear Journal, 08/09/12 Sorry, sorry i know i forgot three days oh well. Today is just a lazy day. I'm going to Westwood Village Theaters to see 'The Hobbit', sadly today I'm all alone. Mimi is working today. I think today I'm just gonna go to the beach a tan that or go to the California Science Center because I hear that they have a great Cleopatra exhibit and I've been fascinated in her since I had to do a project about her life, Fun. | Well wish me luck on the rest of my trip, I'm sure it will be just as great maybe better. Got to go Cleopatra is calling me. Bye. I wish you luck on your journey. - Jill | imdb.com

15: Los Angeles and Overland Park are two very different cities but they have some similarities. Overland Park compared to L.A. in population wise is very small.L.A. is a Hilly coastal plain while Overland Park is separated into three regions Great plains, Dissected Till Plains and Southeastern Plains. Both Overland Park and Los Angeles are big but Los Angeles is like two times the size.Los Angeles is surrounded by the Pacific ocean as western and eastern boundaries while Overland Park is surrounded by Nebraska, Oklahoma,Colorado and Missouri.These are just a few similarities and differences but from them you can tell they are both great cities. | forbes.com | www.ewgala.org

16: My journey to L.A. has let me experience new art and entertainment.I got to visit famous landmarks and meet new people. When i went their i realized that Kansas isn't that bad its just i need t explore to leave to really appreciate the state and my home, because some people there talk about how its boring there only because for them its a An actual journey i went on was when my family went to Israel. I got a chance to learn some of their languages like Hebrew, Arabic, and German. I visited historical and well known place on my rip like Masada, the Dead Sea, the Old city and my favorite the beach in Tel Aviv. Not only did i learn new language and go to historical sites but i also tried new foods and clothing styles. My journey to Israel helped me better understand the land and its religions, also my religion. Now I ave a better idea of how my religion works and how Israel is the Jewish country. | The picture are from my trip.

17: A journey is traveling from one place to another. But its actually so much more sure it traveling but it also how you've changed mentally and physically through the journey. Got out and take a journey maybe not to L.A. but to London or even Canada and see how you've 'change'. | A journey is like a marriage.The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it. - John Steinbeck | italy-pictures.net | en.wikipedia.org | news.nationalgeographic.com | drug-rehab.org | gizmodo.com | hotels.com | visitlondon.com

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