FC: Los Angeles
1: Most people think of L.A. with all concrete but really the sidewalks are lined in trees.Almost everywhere you look there are beautiful parks.Like the Griffith Park with over 400 acres. Theres also the huge Hollywood Hills and Santa Monica mountain that make a green background over the city.
2: Places to go in l.A. Venice beach has a very eccentric atmosphere. There are all kinds of people from body builders to skateboarders. Hollywood sights to go see is the hall of fame where celebrities have an ails of stars from famous movies and songs. Rodeo Drive is a place where many people would love to shop but because its so expansive many people will still go and window shop. Los Angeles Count Museum is the home is many beautiful pieces of modern day art. The Disney concert hall is another cool place to go and not cartoonish at all many concerts are held here that aren't Disney related.
3: Historical Sights Statue of felpe de Neve fort Moore Cathedral of St.Vibiana Eagle Rock Pasadena city hall Doheny mansion Hollywood sighn Charlie Chaplin Sudios
4: There are all kinds of things to do in L.A. like hiking, skateboarding, and golfing. Biking and hiking is a fun way to be healthy and active in L.A. There are L.A. tours all over for everyone.Skateboarding became a big part of L.A's culture in the 1960's. Places like Venice are famous for skateboarding. Theres also golfing. The Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles is a great place to go with 4500 square feet to golf on.
5: Los Angeles has some of the best urban art in the country.Almost every wall in L.A. has a mural on it.There are over 1600 murals in l.A. the art is created to show whats happening in the world. It also expresses how people feel about that and the differences between people.Los Angeles has more museums than any other cities in the world.Some bg attractions are in downtown L.A. like exposition park and museum.
6: Geography Area:469.1 miles Elevation:340 feet above sea level Average tempatures:January,57.0 F,August 72.0F,average 63.9F average rain:17 inches L.A. has the pacific Ocean as its south and west boundry .It goes all the way North to the foothills of Santa Monica mountains.Many cannons and valleys are in L.A.
7: Climate and Geography The weather conditions in L.A. are diverse the tempature throughout the year are mostly warm because the moist Pacific air.Summers are always dry and sunny.The city usually has 329 days of sun a year.In the other days it is mostly rain.
8: Culture Most people in L.A.are go getters day dreamers and hustlers, and they are not embarrassed, or ashamed of who they are.L.A. is a mess of different cultures. It's a very busy city.Everyone has there own taste in L.A. and express it. Some are rock and roll, some are rich,the skaters,the surfers and just regular people.
9: Los Angeles has six different area codes, more than any other city in the world. Since LOs Angeles is such a big famous place more writers,actors, musicians etc. live there than in any other place in history.L.A is ranked the fourth largest economy in the U.S.
10: Journal #1 | Wow Los Angeles is beautiful it is was my first day here and there is so much i want to do.I got here at 11:00 and I'm staying in the beautiful 4 stared Hollywood Roosevelt hotel.My hotel is on the Hollywood Hall of Fame.My room has a really pretty view of the pool outback.
11: Journal #2 | I heard Hollywood had some of the best hot dogs and chilli dogs so i had to try one while i was here.I went to a place called PInks i had to wait in line for an hour.It was completely worth it hough. It was the best hot dog i had ever had.
12: Journal #3 | Today i went to Disney Land I got to take a picture with almost all of the Disney characters.My favorite was Minnie Mouse. There were so many rides my favorite was the Tower Of Terror.IT was so much fun.I was so scared to drop from so high it made my stomach drop. The last thing i did was watch the Disney parade when all the princesses waved to all the little kids from there floats.
13: Journal #4 | sense i hadn't been to the beach in such a long time I thought I would go checkout Venice Beach.The atmosphere was so much fun, and the ocean was beautiful. It was so busy though so many people were there i was lucky to find a place to sit.I'm going to miss the beach so much when i get back.
14: Kansas City, Overland Park is nothing compared to California Los Angeles.L.A. has so much to offer and so many fun things to do but Overland Park is just your basic community.L.A. has beaches, celebrities.Fun things to do and see while overland park doesn't have much to offer except community centers, soccer complexes, and things like that.The size difference between L.A. and overland park is huge.
15: Going to L.A. and seeing all the different kinds of people really inspired me. it made me want to learn how to be proud of it,and to express who i really am. not hide it. l.a. really changed my percpective on life and live it how i want to live it.
16: "No second chances and the land of a thousand dances, the valley of 10 million insanities' -Ry Codder
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