Welcome to the land of fame excess! The City of Angels has long been a popular location to hunt for the best pictures to impress your Instagram followers.
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The Last Bookstore
This two-storey bookstore is one of the last and oldest in LA. It is so artistic to the point it became a famous hotspot for photography lovers. Be sure to snap some shots with their book tunnel!
Address: 453 S Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Hollywood Sign Hike
What is a trip to L.A. without a hike to the iconic Hollywood Sign?
Address: Hollywood Sign, Los Angeles, California 90068, USA
Salvation Mountain is EVERYTHING your Instagram needs. This is the place where you’d have 10,000 photos on your camera by the time you leave. Located in the California desert, Slab City–this truly beautiful masterpiece is a 3 hour drive from L.A.
Address: Beal Rd, Calipatria, CA 92233, USA
Made in LA Wall
The Made in LA wall looks a 100x better now thanks to it’s recent makeover with new pink texts reading “immigrants made LA”.
Address: Cisco Home, 8025 Melrose Ave., Beverly Grove
Rainbow Crochet Wall by @madebylondon
Literally Pride goals! This is my favourite photo spot in LA and I always make it a point to take a picture here everytime I visit!
Address: 8050 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles
Smiley Wall by @jimmypaintz
Because it takes 43 muscles to frown and 17 to smile! The smiley face art can be found around numerous locations in LA! Happy hunting and keep smiling!
Address: Melrose & Curson
I absolutely love the pink Vivienne Westwood sign and the palm tree at the back just screams L.A!
Address: 8320 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069, USA
If you know me, you’d know that Dollskill is my go-to shopping paradise. So when I found out that they have just opened a store in L.A. that’s 10x bigger than the one in SF, I knew I had to go. Upon entering, it just feels like I have stepped into a rave.
Get some funky edgy clothes and pose with their numerous photo options!
Address: 415 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036, USA
Superet Light Church
We chanced upon this church while walking back to our Airbnb. The colourful neon lights just captivated us.
Address: 2516 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90057, USA
Beverly Hills Centre Hollywood Wall Mural
Cause who doesn’t like colorful wall murals with the signature Hollywood sign?
Address: 8500 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
Grand Central Market
Instagram worthy neon sign checked. Instagram worthy food checked.
Address: 317 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USA
No need to buy a ticket to Japan, just hang out in Little Tokyo! There are harajuku clothing stores, so many japanese snacks and even purikira machines! I can’t deny that I am so envious because people in L.A. has a slice of Japan in the heart of downtown!
Located in Little Tokyo, this store has everything kawaii from gigantic gudetamas to hello kitty aprons! Don’t forget to snap a picture with their cute and colorful peropero sparkles wall!
Address: 356 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
Urban Lights @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art
202 street lamps light up this romantic spot!
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036, USA
Hang out and take a snap with the sparkling water fountain at The Grove!
Address: 189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036, USA
While this is not colorful, I figured I might as well put in here because it is Instagram worthy. Bae is famous for their charcoal pineapple black softserve!
Address: 369 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
Bumsan Organic Milk Bar
You know how 90% of the time instagrammable food tastes nothing like their looks? Well, Bumsan is not one of them. We got the taro with fruity pebbles topping and froot loops marshmallow cone and oh boy it was so delicious.
Address: 534 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90020, USA
Cafe Bora is very popular in Korea for their pretty sweet potato desserts. Again, this place is very instagrammable and their dessert tastes so good we got two bingsus to share.
Address: 3807 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90020, USA
California Donuts is a family owned shop that’s been providing delicious, fluffy donuts! They have so many different colorful choices and the best of all they are so affordable and declicious!
Address: 3540 W. 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90020
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I hope you have fun at these instagrammable spots and feel free to share more in the comments!