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The Ultimate First-Timer’s Guide to West Hollywood Image
By Staff Writer - January 30, 2023 - Guides

The Ultimate First-Timer’s Guide to West Hollywood

West Hollywood is one of the coolest, most creative cities in Southern California. If you’re visiting for the first time and want to make the most of it, we can help.

Guide to West Hollywood’s Michelin-rated Restaurants and Hotels Image
By Staff Writer - January 6, 2023 - Food & Drink

Guide to West Hollywood’s Michelin-rated Restaurants and Hotels

Any visit to West Hollywood has always been a treat for the palate, and several of the city’s diverse restaurants and hotels just got some well-deserved acclaim to underscore this point.  In the 2022 Michelin Guide…

Where to Spot Celebrities in West Hollywood Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 29, 2022 - Arts & Culture

Where to Spot Celebrities in West Hollywood

Celebrities flock to West Hollywood to eat, shop, play, party and take meetings at all sorts of local businesses. You’ve seen these places on reality TV, and now your friends can see them on your Instagram.

9 Most Instagrammable Spots in West Hollywood Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 29, 2022 - Arts & Culture

9 Most Instagrammable Spots in West Hollywood

West Hollywood is arguably one of the most Instagrammable cities in the world.

Experience the Hottest Wellness Trends at these West Hollywood Spas Image
By Staff Writer - December 29, 2022 - General

Experience the Hottest Wellness Trends at these West Hollywood Spas

If the last few years have taught us anything, it’s that self-care isn’t an indulgence – it’s a necessity. Luckily, West Hollywood has gotten the practice of self-care down to an art. Here you’ll find everything…

Stay Fit & Sexy at these 9 West Hollywood Gyms Image
By Staff Writer - December 29, 2022 - General

Stay Fit & Sexy at these 9 West Hollywood Gyms

All of those ripped and bronzed bodies you see around West Hollywood take hard work. If you aim to stay fit and sexy, too, you’re in luck. Many of the city’s gyms and exercise studios provide…

Whisky a Go Go: The First Real American Discothèque Image
By Staff Writer - December 28, 2022 - Nightlife

Whisky a Go Go: The First Real American Discothèque

When you drive by the Whisky a Go Go these days, you will still see a band van out front getting ready to load in for that night’s gig. That’s because the Whisky is still an…

The Troubadour, Shaping Music History Since 1957 Image
By Juliet Bennett Rylah - December 28, 2022 - Arts & Culture

The Troubadour, Shaping Music History Since 1957

The word “troubadour” refers to a poet and musician, singing tales of romance, in 11th through 13th century France. Doug Weston, who founded the Troubadour in 1957 as a venue for folk artists and singer-songwriters, referred…

The Legacy of the Rainbow Bar & Grill Image
By Staff Writer - December 28, 2022 - Food & Drink

The Legacy of the Rainbow Bar & Grill

The Rainbow Bar & Grill, located in the heart of the Sunset Strip, has been a rock ‘n’ roll institution for decades

10 Casual Dining Spots with Killer Breakfast Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 21, 2022 - Food & Drink

10 Casual Dining Spots with Killer Breakfast

Breakfast is the perfect time to throw on your favorite casually chic outfit, grab your sunnies, and eat something delicious.

5 Things You Need to Do for Awards Season 2023 Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - December 21, 2022 - Wellness

5 Things You Need to Do for Awards Season 2023

Spring. Summer. Fall. Winter. And if you are in West Hollywood, there is Awards Season. And while there has been a bit of shakeup around our signature awards ceremonies, some things remain constant here in The…

8 Stores with Gifts for Everyone on Your List Image
By Jenny Adams - November 20, 2022 - Shopping

8 Stores with Gifts for Everyone on Your List

If you’re thinking hard about what to give a loved one—be it for the holidays, a birthday, or just because—these local shops are here to help.

Mix, Mingle & Sip at These 10 Ritzy Lounges in West Hollywood Image
By Staff Writer - November 20, 2022 - Nightlife

Mix, Mingle & Sip at These 10 Ritzy Lounges in West Hollywood

From historic hideaways to lively hot spots, the city’s hotel lounges are both quirky and cushy. There’s a perch with your name on it, so strut over and show off your style.

These 6 Concept Stores Offer Next-Level Shopping Image
By Maxine Tatlonghari - November 20, 2022 - Shopping

These 6 Concept Stores Offer Next-Level Shopping

The pop-up store has evolved into a full-blown concept store. These locations are where creative minds take a brand promise to the next level and offer shoppers more experiential elements, high-end services and social-sharing moments. These…

Halloween in West Hollywood: Your 2022 Guide to the Best Parties & More Image
By Staff Writer - September 29, 2022 - General

Halloween in West Hollywood: Your 2022 Guide to the Best Parties & More

In West Hollywood, you get to be whatever you want to be every day of the year — and especially on Halloween! So, grab your costumes, wigs, masks and more for a frightfully fun Halloween in…

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