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Here are three of our top 10 picks for the city. Check out the other choices in the Fall 2008 Americas Quarterly.
1. Grab Tamales and Mexican artesenías The pedestrian section of
2. Listen to Holiday Sounds The Hollywood Bowl offers year-round outdoor entertainment. Pack a picnic and catch the Los Angeles Philharmonic or any number of popular rock bands. Christmas concerts begin on December 16.
3. Explore the Getty Villa Modelled after a First-Century Roman residence, this magnificent museum and cultural center boast amazing views as well as world-renowned artwork. On Fridays, lectures and free concerts are available at the outdoor amphitheatre. Museum entrance is complimentary but reservations are required.
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