What and Where is Hancock Park, Los Angeles

Most people only hear about Hancock Park because of President Obama’s frequent trips to this extremely affluent community.  As Obama lands today in L.A. to tape The Ellen Show, his motorcade will then make its way over the hill (we’re hoping he takes the Marine One helicopter and lands it at The Wilshire Country Club) and off to producer Danny Rose’s party for a fundraiser. Danny Rose is the Executive Producer for the TV show “Scorpion.”   Even John Legend is expected to perform. In the past, Obama has been to this same neighborhood for a party thrown by Shonda Rhimes (producer of Gray’s Anatomy, and Scandal), John Wells (producer of E.R. and West Wing), and the home of the 

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See Your Favorite Stars at PaleyFest Los Angeles

See and possibly meet stars from your favorite shows at PaleyFest Los Angeles.  This years event takes place March 11-20, 2016 at The Dolby Theatre. From the Paley Center for Media: The Paley Center for Media, with locations in Los Angeles and New York, leads the discussion about the creative, cultural, and social significance of radio, television, and emerging platforms for the professional community and media-interested public. Other than this special presentation , the Paley Center has numerous events for the public and is located steps from Rodeo Drive at 465 N. Beverly Drive in the heart of Beverly Hills. This years event covers shows like Empire, Better Call Saul, Scream Queens, Black-ish, Supergirl, Scandal, The Big Bang Theory, Fear 

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L.A. Forecast Through Valentines Day and Los Angeles Marathon

Where is El Nino?!  Certainly not in Southern California.  The L.A. forecast for the next 10 days shows zero precipitation.  In fact, everyday will top out into the high 70’s or low 80’s.  This takes us through this Sunday’s big Super Bowl game, and of course, Valentines Day and our Los Angeles Marathon on February 14th, 2016. With no rain, it’s the perfect time to take a Glitterati Tours tour of Los Angeles and watch the sun light up our palm trees.  With no cloud cover, look for picture-perfect views of our Hollywood Sign, and perhaps even a view of the Pacific Ocean from the peaks above Beverly Hills and L.A. The runners participating in the Los Angeles Marathon, will 

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What We Do at Glitterati Private Tours of L.A. and Beverly Hills

Glitterati Tours of Hollywood and Beverly Hills is proud to be the #1 of 10 Activities and Tours in Beverly Hills on TripAdvisor.  We work hard for this reputation and are passionate about showing off our incredible city to visitors.  Glitterati Tours covers Hollywood, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Malibu, and Venice Beach.  Glitterati Tours has streamlined our offerings to include what most guests want in terms of Los Angeles sightseeing.   Why not other areas in Southern California?  Because, if we know it, we show it!  We’ve got our hands full covering the real estate, scandals, gossip, moving and shaking, history, and constant updates on all-things-L.A. We don’t venture off into Santa Barbara, San Diego or Palm Springs. 

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Vancouver Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Glitterati Tours of L.A.

Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles spends 99% of our time promoting all that L.A. has to offer. It’s what we do and our livelihoods depend on this fantastic city.  From the museums, restaurants, hotels, sports venues, shopping districts and amusement parks —it truly is the entertainment capital of the world. However, we must mention our neighbors up north in Canada. Recently, a few of us had the pleasure of accepting an invitation to present our services to high-end travel agents and concierge services in Vancouver, B.C.  We obviously hopped on the invitation.  Vancouver is a spectacular city.  Stanley Park, Whistler, the suspension bridge of Capilano, Granville Island, and Grouse Mountain, make up just a fraction of the many things to 

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Special Discount on Tours from Select Beverly Hills Hotels

On December 15th, Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills posted a discounted tour rate for guests staying at select hotels in the Hollywood, West Hollywood and Beverly Hills areas.  The “leap year” rate discount previously mentioned is still in effect, but we are upping the ante with 3 hotels located in Beverly Hills through February 29th, 2016.  If you are a guest of The Beverly Hills Hotel, The Peninsula, or The Beverly Hilton, just mention the discount while booking your tour and save 15% off of our normal rates. All the best, and happy planning from Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles!

Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills Booking Now for Spring

El Nino has yet to make an impact on tours of Beverly Hills and other activities throughout Southern California.  The northern section of our state has taken the brunt of weather, including the much-needed snow pack in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.  Some forecasters and meteorologists are still predicting a late in the season rainy period for LA.  Rain or shine, the upcoming months are some of the most popular for visitors coming to our city. With Easter on Sunday, March 27th, expect most spring breaks to occur two weeks prior or after this holiday. We always lay out reminders for anyone planning a vacation to book everything sooner that later during peak periods.  This should include, show tickets, TV 

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Your Introduction to Los Angeles and Sightseeing Tours

Happy New Year All! Approximately 90% of what we do at Glitterati Tours is straightforward sightseeing tours of the city of Los Angeles.  We cover famous landmarks, celebrity homes, shopping areas, history, dining options, hot bars, gossip, real estate, and everything else that L.A. has to offer. The other 10% is somewhat of a hybrid version of the following which includes an introduction to Los Angeles: New to the city of Los Angeles: We get requests all the time for recent transplants to the area wanting a better lay of the land.  We can’t stress enough how spread out we are compared to more compact cities.  We are 469 square miles, with a mountain range range splitting us down the 

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L.A. Tour Guides for Private Sightseeing Tours

Meet our Team of L.A. Tour Guides At Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles We want potential guests to have any and all information at their fingertips when planning their private sightseeing tour. By far, the most important aspect to any company, is a passionate and dedicated team that goes above and beyond in customer service.   Here’s a little bit more about this fantastic group of Glitterati Tours multi-talented L.A. tour guides: _____________ Dan Torson is a Midwestern transplant to Los Angeles from Omaha, Nebraska. He goes back to visit often, but he now calls L.A. home. Dan enjoys the variety of entertainment L.A. has to offer and is fascinated by the history of the city’s biggest heroes–and villains. After 

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Discounted Tours Departing from Select Los Angeles Hotels

Effective December 16th, 2015, Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills will have a promotion offering 10% off on any of our private sightseeing tours for guests staying at a handful of select hotels.  This promotion will run between now and February 29th, 2016.  We’re calling it the Leap Year discounted tour. We will have blackout dates for discounted tours from December 26th thru January 5th.  This is an incredibly busy timeframe for us with the holidays and Rose Bowl and Rose Parade attendees.  Just these two venues alone bring about 1 million extra visitors into the Los Angeles area.   Visitors wishing to take advantage of this deal must be registered guests at the following hotels:  The Beverly Hills Hotel, Luxe 

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