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Sunset Boulevard

West Hollywood
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Address: Doheny Drive to Vine Street, Beverly Hills and Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA

One of the world's most famous streets, this route links the urban streets...

One of the world's most famous streets, this route links the urban streets of downtown Hollywood to the lush, green and up-scale residential avenues of Beverly Hills.

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A drive, a stop, a walk

Part of our road trip was to drive and perhaps walk some of the famous streets in the USA. And being in LA meant there were a few to do for sure. Sunset Boulevard is a very long... read more

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Part of our road trip was to drive and perhaps walk some of the famous streets in the USA. And being in LA meant there were a few to do for sure. Sunset Boulevard is a very long road but there are some sections that are worth driving and for us stopping and taking a walk. One such section takes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best known streets of Los Angeles, which is made famous by some of the Hollywood films, is Sunset Boulevard. You absolutely must go see part of it, perhaps not all because it is so long (over 22 miles or 35 Km). From Santa Monica, through Bel Air and Hollywood, do not miss your chance to drive one... More 

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West Hollywood, California
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Sunset Boulevard, which was mostly orchards, now one of the most famous parcels of land. Sunset, especially the portion known in the 1970s for prostitution, now better know for its beautiful boutique hotels, sassy styling shopping and crazy nightlife. Used to be large mansions, think Billy Wilder's film noir Sunset Boulevard and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical now a row of... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

This is an iconic LA street stretching for miles, but expect nothing outstanding. Along the way you'll recognize some parts from many movies. I chose to drive it and stopped on few places I found interesting. I drove it twice, and I advise to drive it out of rush hours, because once I was caught in the afternoon rush hour... More 

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

You will everything & anything down this strip. A Must Do when in Hollywood and be sure to do this once in the day then in the evening!

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Suset Boulevard is an interesting drive, if you have the time and traffic is not killer, which it sometimes can be specially on the westside. But you can start your drive at Sunset Junction and go all the way to the coast. In doing so you pass through many diverse neighbourhoods of Greater Los Angeles, ending up at the Pacific... More 

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Where celebrities hook up Hollywood celebrities get together and party nowhere else in Los Angeles but famous Sunset Boulevard. There is so much to see on the boulevard.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Yeah, I know it's Sunset Boulevard, but I just thought it was ok. I didn't even want to get out of the car. It was crowded and extremely touristy. The drive was pretty cool. There were definitely some interesting sights along the way.

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Prince George, Canada
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

After going to Rodeo drive, head over to Sunset Boulevard for lunch and some shopping. Some nice stores. Many restaurants. Luxury car rentals for the day if you desire. Don't usually spend too much time here since it's kinda expensive in most shops. Restaurants are reasonably priced.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

A drive through street all the way to beverly hills from Hollywood. A lot os brand stores and coffees and restaurants and outdoor activities are available

Thank Abdulmoez-Tahmaz

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For years, West Hollywood has been known as a hub for the LGBT communities in Los Angeles. Today it still maintains the title, but has also become the “it” neighborhood for the entertainment industry’s up-and-comers. Producers, directors, writers and aspiring actors call this area home. Known for great boutique shopping, vintage clothing stores, home décor shops and fitness studios, West Hollywood is a grid of wide boulevards and narrow residential streets. The neighborhood also has a concentration of the most avant-garde restaurants in Los Angeles (rivaled only by the burgeoning restaurant scene Downtown). A trip to the iconic Sunset Strip, with its many clubs, music venues, hotels and flashing lights won’t be forgotten.
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