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San Francisco cable cars

The hallmark of the city of San Francisco is the network of cable cars operating since 1873, which is both a city vehicle and a historical landmark. General Abner Doubleday invented the cable car. After retiring after the end of the war, he received a patent for a cable car. In the first half of the 20th …

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Walt Disney Concert Hall

In 1987, the widow of Walt Disney, who wished to capture the memory of her spouse, donated $ 50 million to the creation of a new concert hall in Los Angeles. The beginning of the project was laid, and in the fall of 2003 the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the home stage of the Los Angeles …

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Getty Center

A large cultural center located in Los Angeles , considered one of the most famous and modern cultural centers in the world, as well as the most visited of all museums in Los Angeles . The Getty Center is home to the world’s largest collection of art and creativity, which, rightfully so, is considered one of the most expensive private-owned …

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Santa Monica pier

In the western part of Los Angeles County, California, 50 minutes from downtown Los Angeles, there is a small but very cozy city of Santa Monica. Due to the subtropical Mediterranean climate, this city attracts the attention of everyone who wants to spend their time in warm conditions. Summers are very dry, but the Pacific coast is …

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Silicon Valley

California’s Silicon Valley is a Mecca for techies and computer geeks. More precisely, its name stands for Silicon Valley, one of the elements most commonly used in the manufacture of electronic devices, and this is due to the rapid flourishing of the computers, technology and electricity companies that originated here around the 80s. Silicon Valley is …

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Hollywood

In our time, it is difficult to meet a person who does not know about Hollywood – the most powerful forge of cinema in the whole world. However, the Hollywood area itself is not the center of cinema, despite the fact that film studios are located in neighboring Los Angeles areas. Starry weekdays The entire Hollywood …

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Alcatraz

Alcatraz is a famous island located in the Bay of San Francisco, California. Translated from Spanish, Alcatraz means “pelican”. The island also has another name – The Rock, which it received thanks to the 1996 film of the same name by Michael Bay. Alcatraz is one of the top tourist attractions in this port city. Perhaps this place …

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Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge is a real symbol and hallmark of San Francisco. Crowds of travelers constantly flock to this place for the sake of only one beautiful view of this magnificent attraction. It is a suspension bridge that crosses the strait and connects San Francisco to southern Marino County. From 1937 opening until 1964, the Golden Gate …