Los Angeles Travel Guide

Los Angeles Travel Guide

Anastasia Christenson

Where to Stay, Eat and Play

Los Angeles, a city where dreams are made and adventures begin, offers a luxurious and vibrant experience for every traveler. We're thrilled to partner with the Gjelina Group, owner of the exquisite Vitorrja Hotel, to bring you a curated guide to some of the best sights, bites, and activities in this iconic city. Get ready to explore the best of Los Angeles, promising an unforgettable journey filled with comfort and coastal California charm.

Where to Stay

Vitorrja Hotel

Nestled in the vibrant neighborhood of Venice Beach, the Vitorrja Hotel offers local charm and unparalleled comfort. As a guest, you'll experience the exquisite quality of Coyuchi's linens, ensuring a restful and rejuvenating stay. The Vitorrja Hotel, part of the Gjelina Group, embodies the essence of California cool with its chic design, exceptional service, and prime location right on Rose Avenue. 

Gjusta Bakery 

Located just a short 7-minute walk from Vitorrja, Gjusta is a must-visit destination for breakfast or lunch. This vibrant California deli, bakery, café, and market offers a delightful culinary experience that evolves with the seasons. From hearty breakfasts to light lunches or even just a quick snack, Gjusta's charming atmosphere and delectable dishes make it the perfect neighborhood spot to satisfy your cravings. 


No visit to Los Angeles is complete without dining at Gjelina, a culinary gem in the heart of Venice. Renowned for its farm-to-table philosophy, Gjelina serves up a delectable array of dishes that highlight the best of California's seasonal produce. Whether you're savoring their wood-fired pizzas or indulging in fresh salads, each bite is a celebration of flavor and sustainability.

Where to Play

Santa Monica Farmers Market

Start your day with a visit to the Santa Monica Farmers Market, where you'll find an abundance of fresh, organic produce, artisanal goods, and vibrant flowers. This bustling market is a favorite among locals and chefs alike, offering a glimpse into the rich agricultural bounty of California.


Santa Monica Beach Boardwalk

Experience the quintessential Southern California lifestyle with a bike ride along the Santa Monica Beach Boardwalk. This scenic route offers breathtaking ocean views, lively street performers, and a relaxed atmosphere perfect for leisurely exploration.


The Getty Museum

Perched atop a hill in Brentwood, the Getty Museum is a testament to art, architecture, and gardens. The museum's extensive collection spans centuries and continents, offering visitors a chance to immerse themselves in masterpieces from Van Gogh to Rembrandt. Plus, the stunning views of Los Angeles from the museum's terraces are as captivating as the art inside.


Annenberg Pool

For a refreshing dip, head to the Annenberg Community Beach House. This historic pool offers stunning ocean views and a relaxed setting for a perfect swim. Whether you're doing laps or simply soaking up the sun by the poolside, the Annenberg Pool provides a serene escape from the hustle and bustle.


Beaches in Malibu

Don’t leave Los Angeles without taking a scenic drive up the Pacific Coast Highway to discover the pristine beaches of Malibu. From the celebrity-frequented shores of Zuma Beach to the rugged beauty of El Matador State Beach, Malibu offers a variety of coastal experiences. Pack a picnic, take a dip, or simply relax and watch the waves roll in.

Our curated travel guide allows you to embrace the excitement and unique charm of Los Angeles. Whether you're exploring renowned cultural landmarks, savoring gourmet cuisine, or simply enjoying the laid-back beach vibes, this city promises adventure. And with Coyuchi's luxurious touch at the Vitorrja Hotel, your stay will be nothing short of perfection.

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