Driving Downtown Streets - Figueroa Street - Los Angeles California USA - Episode 97.
Starting Point: Figureoa Street https://goo.gl/maps/KM6tLca1frm .
Figueroa Street is a street in Los Angeles County, California with a number of important landmarks.
Automobile Club of Southern California
Banc of California Stadium (under construction)
Bob Hope Patriotic Hall
Eagle Rock Historical Landmark
The Grammy Museum
Highland Park Adult Senior Citizen Center
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles County Health Department
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Original Pantry Cafe
University of Southern California
Variety Arts Center Building
Wilshire Grand Tower
Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city (over 18 million) in the United States (after New York City), the most populous city in California. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet.
Nicknamed the "City of Angels", Los Angeles is a global city with a diverse economy in entertainment, culture, media, fashion, science, sports, technology, education, medicine and research. The city is one of the most substantial economic engines within the United States. The area economy is the third-largest in the world, after the Greater Tokyo and New York metropolitan areas.
The economy of Los Angeles is driven by international trade, entertainment (television, motion pictures, video games, music recording, and production), aerospace, technology, petroleum, fashion, apparel, and tourism. Other significant industries include finance, telecommunications, law, healthcare, and transportation. Three of the six major film studios—Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, and Universal Pictures—are located within the city limits.
Movies and the Performing Arts
The city's Hollywood neighborhood has become recognized as the center of the motion picture industry. Los Angeles plays host to the annual Academy Awards and is the site of the USC School of Cinematic Arts, the oldest film school in the United States.
Important landmarks in Los Angeles include the Hollywood Sign, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Capitol Records Building, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Angels Flight, TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theatre, Griffith Observatory, Getty Center, Getty Villa, the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Venice Canal Historic District and boardwalk, Theme Building, Bradbury Building, U.S. Bank Tower, Wilshire Grand Tower, Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles City Hall, Hollywood Bowl, Battleship USS Iowa, Watts Towers, Staples Center, Dodger Stadium, and Olvera Street.
Walt Disney Concert Hall
TCL Chinese Theatre And The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Santa Monica Pier
Venice Beach Boardwalk
Pacific Coast Highway
Arclight Cinemas In Hollywood
Los Angeles County Museum Of Art
Universal Studios Hollywood