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Famous Hollywood street known for its trendy shopping and the stars of...

Famous Hollywood street known for its trendy shopping and the stars of famous actors imprinted on the sidewalk.

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Good place for a walk and taking a lot of pictures. Interesting places around and lots of people from everywhere.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Good place for a walk and taking a lot of pictures. Interesting places around and lots of people from everywhere.

Thank Dulce F
Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a fleeting visit so that we could stroll along the 'Walk of Fame' and take pictures of the various stars embedded in the sidewalk. Beware of the touts who try and force CDs on to you, which you then are made to pay for, a firm but polite 'no thanks' and keep walking worked.

Thank Kevan W
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was expecting something better. It is just a street with bars, nightclubs, restaurants and some shopping stores. Good for walking but be careful specially in the night from thieves and homeless.

Thank Abdulmoez-Tahmaz
Bendigo, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have mixed feelings about this place. It was amazing because we were actually there to look at the Hollywood walk of fame. But apart from that. The area seemed dull. There was a lot of homeless people. The people who were dressed up as characters were great but they wanted a tip when you took a photo with them.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Walked the length of the strip from Selma to Highland. All but the area around the Chinese Theatre is what you could refer to as unsavoury. Full of cheap eat restaurants, tour touts and homeless. Walked back along Sunset Boulevard and if anything this was worse

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Walking along Hollywood Blvd is definitely a must do but it is not really very attractive, a little grotty and of course full of tourists. The best and most interesting part is outside the Chinese Theatre. People offering tours, tacky shops and overpriced restaurants are plentiful but having said that, I did enjoy the couple of hours we spent there... More 

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking on Hollywood Boulevard is something you must do once in you life. Of course the stars on the floor are very well know but Hollywood Boulevard is more than that, this is also the home of the Dolby Theater, of the Chinese Theater or the Roosevelt Hotel. Walk up and down, take your time and let the special atmosphere... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What fun we had, so many sights and sounds. Be prepared for something different! We never knew what we would see next, Spider-Man, Yoda, cross dressers, musicians to name a few. Go with an open mind and you will have a great time!

Thank Kohinoor12
Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1.3 miles of stars. Wow! It's hard to see them all but w a knowledgeable guide you can do it. Really fun! We got private tour of Disney theatre across fr Dolby theatre. The picture quality and sound were amazing. I told the manager, "it's not quite like this in the Midwest" and he laughed.

Thank Kathy G
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been thare , done that Hugely busy not that very interesting Lots of homeless people Don't expect a whole lot

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Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day, tourists flock here from around the world to see the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close. Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night partying - the Hollywood club scene is a haven for thumping music and table-side bottle service. But parties aren’t the only way to enjoy this area, many visitors come to the neighborhood to sit back with a picnic to watch a performance at the Hollywood Bowl and those looking to stay fit trek along nature trails in the Hollywood hills and in Griffith Park.
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