While staying in the area, be sure to spend a few hours exploring surrounding areas like Downtown Los Angeles, Los Angeles and Little Tokyo.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Discover the interactive and traditional museums and exhibit spaces the Japanese American National Museum, the Chinese American Museum and the Los Angeles Children's Museum. Book in for a live performance at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Orpheum Theatre and the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Head to the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Museum of Neon Art, to get your fix of art.
If you are into nature, visit some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax and unwind. There are some pleasant urban parks, so why don’t you go out and enjoy Echo Park.
While you are in and around Chinatown, stop by Angelus Temple, the U.S. Bank Tower and Triforium. Those interested in the world's various faiths shouldn’t miss the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.
Enjoy window shopping and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby shopping venues such as the Grand Central Market, the Los Angeles Flower District and Macy's Plaza.
Get to know the local heroes in Los Angeles by catching a game at Staples Center, home of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers. If, by chance, you are not enamoured with sports, you can still visit the stadium during one of the many musical spectacles staged here.
Finding somewhere convenient to rest your head around the Chinatown area is easy. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza, the Historic Mayfair Hotel Los Angeles, and the popular Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites.