The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday was considering stronger regulations for so-called maternity hotels where women come from abroad to give birth.
Thousands of tourists visiting Orange County for its beautiful beaches and (of course) Disneyland are helping to boost the local economy.
The thousands of tourists expected to visit Pasadena during the Rose Parade and the Rose Bowl are predicted to bring millions to the cash-starved local economy.
Santa Monica, like many Southern California cities, is a major destination for tourists from all over the world – and those tourists drop some big money on the city.
A $12.3 million marketing campaign designed to lure tourists to the United States was unveiled at the Los Angeles Convention Center Monday.
Orange County tourism is generating billions of dollars in revenue. And as KNX 1070’s Mike Landa reports, the city of Anaheim is playing a major role.
A Los Angeles businessman was so touched by a plea for American tourists to visit undamaged sections of Japan near the earthquake and tsunami zone that he is organizing a low-cost tour for fellow Angelenos .
Whether its the Hollywood sign, the Walk Of Fame, or the Kodak Theatre, for many people a visit to Tinseltown is the trip of a lifetime.
The number of tourists who visited Los Angeles went up in 2011, a 4.2 percent increase over 2010, and those visitors spent an estimated $15.2 billion.
While the renaissance in downtown Los Angeles continues with all sorts of plans and projects, it’s already a big hit for tourists both from here and abroad.
KFWB 980’s Michael Shappee reports on one of the top sightseeing destinations in Long Beach.
Whether it’s the Queen Mary, the beaches, the dining, the Aquarium, the theaters, or the shopping, there’s so much to do and see in Long Beach.
Even with soaring unemployment and a massive budget deficit, the state of California
continues to have a thriving tourism industry.
Move over, Hollywood: Southern California’s top tourist destination is ready for her close-up.
Officials with the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation say local airports and trade centers will begin feeling the fallout from last month’s devastating quake in coming weeks.