Hollywood, a district of Los Angeles is one of the most famous places in California. Known as the Entertainment Capital of the World, Hollywood is the place where stars are born and movies are literally made. On top of this, Hollywood is also home to some of the most happening clubs and fine dining restaurants in Southern California.
Because of its reputation, it is not surprising that it is amongst one of the top tourist attractions and destinations visited by the millions of tourists each year. One of the most popular tourist destinations is the Grauman Chinese Theater. Since its opening back in 1927, it has become the theater where gala and premiere screenings of some of the most anticipated movies are held each year. If you are lucky, you may actually come across a premiere screening and capture a glimpse of your favorite actors. On other days, tourists flock to the Grauman Chinese Theater to look at the footprints and handprints of some of the most popular performers of our day. Tourists are seen going on their knees to have their pictures taken with their hands in the prints of their favorite actors and actresses.
Another famous attraction in Hollywood is the Hollywood Wax Museum. Once a family -owned business, the Hollywood Wax Museum is the longest running wax museum in this side of the country. It features some of the most famous people in Hollywood, and it is a favorite spot for Hollywood fans since this is oftentimes the closest that they could get to their favorite star.