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Torrance is one of the coastal neighborhoods of LA County, far enough removed from the city center to have its own community and character. Old Town Torrance features the California Museum of Fine Art, which hosts a collection of wonderful oil paintings. Hang out in Torrance every evening for sunsets over the Pacific, and craft beers from some of the best breweries in LA.
Los Angeles, across all of its neighborhoods, is a city for drivers. Rent a car through Orbitz to explore Torrance and the whole of the City of Angels, giving you total flexibility during your stay here.
Torrance is just one of the exciting neighborhoods in the wider LA County. Once you’ve picked up your rental car, drive to these three nearby destinations.
Beneath the skyscrapers and business centers of Downtown lie some of the city’s most engaging cultural attractions. Here’s where you’ll find the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall, and the contemporary art museum known as the Broad. There are also pockets of history here – El Pueblo de Los Angeles is the oldest part of the city, first established in 1781.
Journey time: Around 40 minutes
Distance: Approximately 18 miles
Hipsters, oddballs, sun-seekers and body builders all find a home in the diverse, eccentric neighborhood of Venice. The Venice Beach Boardwalk is particularly famous for its roller skaters, and independent shops and snacking points. The neighborhood is also home to Muscle Beach, where an outdoor gym attracts the city’s burliest residents.
Journey time: Around 30 minutes
Distance: Approximately 17 miles
The home of US movie-making is found in the restless neighborhood of Hollywood. Coaches run through the area taking you to the homes of stars in Beverly Hills, while superheroes compete for your attention on Hollywood Boulevard. Waxwork museums let you get up close to the stars, but you might catch sight of them for real at a premiere – just head to one of the area’s iconic movie theaters.
Journey time: Around one hour
Distance: Approximately 20 miles