To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Los Angeles, step out and explore surrounding areas like Montebello, Downey, and Huntington Park.
To better understand Los Angeles, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Discover the various museums and collections in the Japanese American National Museum. Book tickets for one or two of the spectacular live shows at the Orpheum Theatre. Head to the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Museum of Neon Art, to get your fill of art.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, visit the boutiques, stores and stalls at Santee Alley and the Los Angeles Flower District.
At the sporting heart of Los Angeles is Staples Center, the home ground of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team in winter and the Los Angeles Clippers. Staples Center is also one of the region’s premier venues for local and touring performers and bands.
When it’s time to wind down after a long day exploring the charming streets of Maywood, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Stay on Main, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown, or the Miyako Hotel Los Angeles.