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Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a great city with tons of fun and interesting stuff to do, it’s always refreshing to get out of town now and then.

05/16/2015

Singer-songwriter Father John Misty performs onstage during day 2 of the 2015 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival (Weekend 1) at the Empire Polo Club on April 11, 2015 in Indio, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)

Best Music Festivals Near Los Angeles

Every summer, an insane roster of talent graces music festival stages in and around the City of Angels. Here are the five best music festivals to get your groove on this year near Los Angeles.

05/12/2015

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Best Movies Filmed In Los Angeles

Around the world, Hollywood has long been the icon for glamour, sophistication, drama, and swaying palm trees. This image of a place that may only be a state of mind for some Angelenos is, at the very least, found on celluloid. Consider the following five movies filmed in the City of Angeles, also known as Tinseltown, the toast of the west coast.

04/25/2015

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Best Flying Adventures In Los Angeles

These Los Angeles-based flying opportunities are great for those who love an “extreme” sport, or just those who want to add a little oomph to their every day lives!

CBS Los Angeles–04/23/2015

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Best Hotels With A View Near OC

These five top-rated hotels offer guests some of the best views of Orange County’s oceans, hills, and more.

04/18/2015

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LA’s Best Running Races This Summer

See the best of what greater Los Angeles has to offer running enthusiasts this summer.

CBS Los Angeles–04/16/2015

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Best Lakeside Getaways Near OC

Spring weather in Orange County is sunny and warm, and these nearby lakes offer the perfect place to relax and have fun on the water.

04/11/2015

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Best Places To Go Fishing Near OC

With helpful staff and the latest tools, these five Orange County fishing locations provide the best chance to hook a whopper!

04/04/2015

Maxim And Just Dance 3 Have Spring Breakers Dancing In The Sand (Or On The Beach) With 30 Rock's Katrina Bowden...

Don’t Be A Fool

April Showers Bring May Flowers. That is such an encouraging saying, but it isn’t exactly accurate these days. Something more fitting might be, “April Blizzards Bring May Lizards”… Ok, we’re still working on it…. But while we do that, you can take a look at all of these awesomeCBS Local E.S.P. Eat. See. Play. “spring” essentials…

04/02/2015

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A Rock Climber’s Guide To OC

Outdoor Enthusiasts: Set your sights high and achieve a new goal this year. Try rock climbing and head to the top of Southern California’s many striking summits. Whether a beginner or advanced, stimulate both the senses and physical body by challenging your balance, agility and endurance. Regardless of skill level, it’s possible to fly high amongst stunning rock formations from the desert of Joshua Tree to the mountains of Idyllwild. Keep in mind, rock climbing is an extreme sport and must be taken seriously. All levels are encouraged to go with an expert or take part in one of the many climbing schools found throughout the region.

CBS Los Angeles–04/02/2015

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A Guide To Rock Climbing Around Los Angeles

From bouldering to trad climbing, hitting the rocks is huge across the country, and L.A. is no exception. Whether you need instruction or you’re a seasoned pro looking for a new spot to challenge you with more than rookie jugs, these are the best places to climb around Los Angeles.

CBS Los Angeles–04/02/2015

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Five Must-See Museums In Los Angeles

Following are five of the best to get you started on your quest to get attached to and educated by one or more of these enriching outposts where you are likely to become a regular.

03/28/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near OC

With several theme parks and nature parks to choose from, these family-friendly vacation destinations are five of Orange County’s finest.

03/28/2015

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Five Must-Visit Baseball Stadiums In The USA

The history, architecture and the fans are what make going to a baseball game an exciting adventure. All of these factor into what helps some of these stadiums make the must-see lists for all baseball fans.

03/24/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near Los Angeles

These five places are great kid-friendly vacation spots convenient to the City of Angels. Pick one and then clear your calendar for a very special getaway with your clan.

03/21/2015

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