Archives for December 2013

Farmers Market Los Angeles Holiday Hours

With over 100 shops, restaurants and grocers Farmers Market Los Angeles is your one-stop-shop for everyone on your list!  Gifts of all kinds can be found here – apparel for the whole family, designer jewelry and accessories, engravables, home decor, grooming and body care products, gourmet food baskets, vintage memorabilia, books, toys and more! Don’t forget, everything you need to create an unforgettable holiday meal is here too! Visit the Grocers of Farmers Market Los Angeles for the freshest produce, finest cuts of meat, poultry and seafood (live lobsters, too!), decadent breads and desserts and fine wines. Farmers Market Los Angeles will be open 9am-6pm on Christmas Eve, closed Christmas Day with the exception of a few merchants, open 9am-6pm 

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Glitterati Tours Accepts Bitcoin for Private Tours of Hollywood and Los Angeles

  Glitterati Tours accepts Bitcoin beginning December 16th, 2013, for tours of Los Angeles, Hollywood and Beverly Hills.  Bitcoin isn’t for everyone, in fact, we plan on trying out this latest innovative payment network on a trial basis, along with the more traditional forms of payment including, Visa, Discover, American Express, Master Card and Cash payments.  If it works out, and guests enjoy having this additional cutting-edge currency option, we hope to ride it into the future.  Notable merchants already include Reddit, Virgin Galactic, OkCupid, and WordPress, with additional vendors coming on board daily. What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively 

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Recent Celebrity Sightings in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills

We are perfectly centered in the Hollywood and Beverly Hills communities.  One of the main questions we get during our tours is “Do you really see celebrities during your tours?”  It can be very hit and miss, but when it rains, it pours!  As always, we respect the expected privacy of newsworthy individuals.  So while we do celebrity homes tours, we will never publish when we see celebrities at their homes or enjoying private time with their children.  That being said, some of our recent celebrity sightings in Los Angeles: Rob Dyrdek enjoying lunch at a sidewalk cafe at Sunset Plaza. Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman traveling towards Santa Monica Blvd. in their open top SUV. Lisa Vanderpump and Ken 

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Weather in Los Angeles During December and January

Just look at the weather forecast for Los Angeles!  As guides, we all have relatives in places such as Minnesota, Wisconsin, Virginia, North Dakota and D.C. — and they envy us this time of year.   How many times have we all heard, “I will never spend another winter in “_______.” Glitterati Private Tours of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills. Take a celebrity homes tour of Beverly Hills and see why so many celebrities choose to have a home on the West Coast.  Vitamin D and tan lines: With Glitterati, this is much more than a “Movie Star Homes Tour.” Most tours of Beverly Hills do not go as in-depth as Glitterati Tours. Sure, you will see the homes of 

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The Recommended Glitterati Private Tours of Beverly Hills

  It’s not easy putting one’s faith in a company, especially when trying to book a service from the other side of the globe.  The internet, with services such as TripAdvisor.com, have really helped the traveler take the guesswork out of planning a vacation.  With the reviews of satisfied guests utilizing our services, Glitterati Private Tours is rated #1 for tours and activities in Beverly Hills via their outstanding organic feedback  (many from Senior Contributors).  Because of this, we were honored with a Certificate of Excellence for 2013.  We are a few short weeks away from a new year, and our goal is to continue our award winning service and achieve this honor again for 2014! Thanks to all and 

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Glitterati Tours Welcomes Visitors to Los Angeles and the Pasadena Rose Bowl

Congratulations to the teams that will bring in our New Year!  The 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by VIZIO will take place on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 between the Stanford Cardinal and Michigan State Spartans. Then, a few short days later, the 2014 BCS National Championship will take place on Monday, January 6, 2014 between the Florida State Seminoles and Auburn Tigers. The beautiful foothill community of Pasadena, has the wonderful area of Old Town Pasadena—block after block of amazing places to shop and eat—and is near Santa Anita Racetrack.  Want to venture out a bit?  Downtown Los Angeles is 10 minutes south of Pasadena, and Hollywood and Beverly Hills are approximately 25 minutes west of Pasadena. Glitterati Tours of 

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Pink’s Hotdogs in Hollywood, Los Angeles

Most of our guests have heard of, or want to try the quintessential L.A. experience… Pink’s Hotdogs!  Currently some of Pink’s Hotdogs top dogs include:  Pink’s Famous Chili dog, Bacon Chile Cheese and Tomatoes, Giada de Laurentis Dog-Mozzarella Cheese and Veggies, Lord of the Rings Dog, and the Philly Cheesesteak Dog-Grilled Steak, Veggies & Cheese. For more information on this legendary institution, read below and visit PinksHollwood.com: Pink’s Hotdogs is the ultimate Mom and Pop hot dog stand. It’s a Hollywood love story, starting with Paul & Betty Pink selling hotdogs from a cart on a neighborhood street corner at La Brea & Melrose in 1939. Then the city fell in love with the tasty chili dogs and friendly service, 

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