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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
Dreamers
New to Los Angeles by way of Brooklyn, the boys who make up Dreamers have already found their niche in the city. Their perfect day in LA includes surfing and margaritas, plus a night out on the east side. Their debut record This Album Does Not Exist comes out August 26, 2016.
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Los Angeles, CA
food
Xoia
Husband-and-wife team serving Vietnamese faves with a Mexican twist in a bright space with outdoor patio.
1801 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
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Jumbo’s Clown Room

Jumbo's Clown Room is a strip club located on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, California. It was opened on July 27, 1970 and later became a strip club in 1980.

5153 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
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Griffith Park Observatory
Griffith Observatory sits on the south-facing slope of Mount Hollywood in Griffith Park and provides a wide array of space- and science-related displays and exhibitions entirely for free to the public. "We don’t know if it’s underrated but, we were just admiring Griffith Observatory last night. Truly a timeless structure and when lit up at night, a beacon of hope for humanity in the City of Angels."  —  BRÅVES
2800 E Observatory Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
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Cecil Hotel
The Cecil Hotel(now rebranded as Stay on Main) in Downtown Los Angeles (640 S. Main Street) is a budget hotel with 600 guest rooms. The Hotel is known for several suicides and its criminal activity which includes three murders.Most notably, the hotel was the reported residence for serial killers Richard Ramirez in 1985 and Jack Unterweger in 1991.
640 S Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90014, USA
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Squaresville
2-story vintage store carrying clothing, shoes & accessories for men & women, plus designer pieces.
1800 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
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The Echo
Music venue and nightclub in Echo Park known for their punk rock shows and monthly dance parties like the popular Emo Nite, which attract long lines of fans.
1822 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
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Harvard & Stone

Buzzy bar with a factorylike vibe offers inventive cocktails, live music & burlesque some nights.

5221 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
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Stories

Quaint store offering new & used books plus coffee & food, with an outdoor patio for special events.

1716 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
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