Griffith Observatory is located on the south face of Mount Hollywood and gives visitors impressive views of the surrounding area. The observatory hosts fascinating exhibitions and features a spectacular planetarium, and is home to the 12-inch Zeiss refracting telescope.Santa Monica is home to one of the most fabled beach scenes in the United States. Santa Monica also vaunts a wealth of fantastic restaurants, excellent nightlife spots and the famous Santa Monica Pier. Possibly the most popular attraction in the L.A. would have to be Universal Studios Hollywood. Featuring amusements and rides created to replicate popular characters or scenes from movies and television.Just a couple of blocks from Hollywood Boulevard, Runyon Canyon Park is an amazing park that features spectacular views. From up high in the park, you can cast your eyes over the Pacific Ocean, San Fernando Valley, the famous Hollywood Sign and the Griffith Observatory.Sunset Boulevard is also one of the most visited streets on the planet. It’s easy to see where the glamorous Hollywood lifestyle evolved from when you take a walk down Sunset Boulevard.