Learn about all of the amazing history of LA

The Roots of Los Angeles

The history of Los Angeles is more than just the history of the Entertainment Industry. People settled here long before stars walked the red carpets. There are so many places to visit in Los Angeles where you can learn about the roots of this great city. So while you are here, take a look atRead More

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Customers enjoying their time on the Walk of Fame on a private tour of Los Angeles

Things We Are Thankful For in L.A.

Thanksgiving is next week which means it’s time to do a roundup of why we love LA… and why you should visit! The Weather We are serious. It is mid-November and the sun is shining and it is nice and warm during the day. You can ditch those winter coats and come over to LARead More

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Filming movies and TV Shows in LA is a regular occurrence. We are, after all, Tinseltown!

5 Iconic Movie Locations On Los Angeles Tours With LA Insider Tours

One of the things that draws so many people to LA is that movie and TV magic is made here. There is some type of filming happening somewhere in Los Angeles every day of the week. When you take a tour with us, we can take you to many of these great movie locations onRead More

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The Beverly Hills High School Oil Derrick

Beverly Hills Oil Field

OK, so when most people think of Beverly Hills, they picture the rich and famous, palm trees for miles and lots of very expensive shopping. But did they picture oil? Yes, oil. In fact, there is an active oil field underneath a portion of Beverly Hills and a derrick ON the high school property. YouRead More

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Check out great LA filming locations on one of our many tours!

Our Favorite TV Family Homes

Los Angeles is truly a stage in which many of our favorite TV shows come to life. Because all of our tours are fully customizable and private, we are able to take our clients to many of the filming locations from TV shows that they know and love. We get a lot of requests toRead More

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Enjoy an In-N-Out burger on a tour of Los Angeles!


When choosing one of our many tour options that has a lunch stop incorporated into it, many of our clients love going to the Farmers Market. However, we also get A LOT of requests for a California burger institution known as In-N-Out. Opened in 1948 by Harry and Esther Snyder, In-N-Out was the first drive-thruRead More

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Don't get lost on vacation! Tours are great ways to learn about a new city and not get lost!

5 Reasons To Take A Tour While on Vacation

So… you are in a new city and you may have a little or a lot of time to explore everything in it. Usually it is the latter. A small amount of time to look into the nooks and crannies of a city before heading home with your photographs and memories. Millions of people comeRead More

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Great Tips for Visiting Amusement Parks in the Summer

5 Tips to Maximize Your Amusement Park Experience

If you are visiting Los Angeles during the summer, it is likely that you might head to one of our many amusement parks. From Disneyland in Anaheim to Magic Mountain in Valencia and Universal Studios in Los Angeles, there is a lot of magic and fun to be found with your family and friends atRead More

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Check out this amazing view from Sky Space LA. You can see this and more on a tour with us!

Five Unique Activities in Los Angeles

While LA is known for its beaches and, of course, Hollywood attractions, there are many unique and off-the-beaten-path places you can visit as well. So if you have the time while you are here, check out some of these spaces and places that make L.A. one of a kind! Skyspace Brand new to LA isRead More

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You can check out great Hollywood Memorabilia here

Hollywood Museum

If you are looking for some Hollywood history and a great display of memorabilia from the movies and the history of Hollywood, than look no further than the Hollywood Museum. Located near Hollywood & Highland in the old Max Factor make-up factory (yes, THAT Max Factor), the Hollywood museum has a mash up of someRead More

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