Once you and your interstate movers have finished unpacking and setting up your new home in Los Angeles, you and your family may be eager to go out and spend some time enjoying everything the City of Angels has to offer. Here are a few good destinations that make worthwhile weekend retreats.
Los Angeles is in the vicinity of a slew of great amusement parks peppered throughout all of Southern California. Here you and the little ones can ride twisting and turning roller coasters and explore fantastical worlds. Disney Land is a tried and true option with myriad rides and a magical cast of characters that your children are sure to recognize from their favorite movies. You can also head to Universal Studios and go on rides based on your favorite movies - the new Transformers 3D is sure to be an epic blast.
Santa Monica is at the heart of Los Angeles and only a stone's throw away from nearby attractions. According to LATourist.com, Santa Monica is the premiere spot for celebrities and starlets, so keep your eyes peeled for your favorite movie stars. The Santa Monica pier is always filled with activity and a great view of the Pacific Ocean. You and the family can also head to the beach as you enjoy the California sun.
Take a Tour
There's no better way to get to know your new home than to take a guided tour with a seasoned professional who can point out all the hotspots and highlights of Los Angeles. You can sit in an air conditioned bus as you go from site to site and see celebrity homes and studios that helped to make the city the hub of culture and entertainment that it is.