Your InStyle Editor-Approved Guide to Los Angeles (And Why It's Having a Moment)

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Los Angeles has attracted tourists for decades, but celebrity sightings and year-round sunshine aren't the only reasons the city is a must-visit destination. Neighborhoods like Silver Lake, Echo Park, and Venice are booming, and the city is experiencing a shopping and dining renaissance, with new (and amazing!) spots opening up all over town.

The L.A. scene has hit maximum cool status thanks to a bounty of boutiques that specialize in the chill, done-but-undone sensibility the city is known for. Plus, with world-renowned chefs like Jon Shook, Vinny Dotolo, and Ludo Lefebvre staking claim with new restaurants in the city, foodies will never run out of options.

Pick up InStyle's March issue, now available on newsstands and for digital download, for more on why L.A. is so right now, plus scoop on our favorite boutiques and hotspots, as well as shopping strategies from an A-list stylist and tips on how to not dress like a tourist (hint: sunnies and flat shoes are musts). Throughout March, dive into our fave L.A. gems right here on Dying to know the best new restaurants? We’ve got you covered. On the hunt for the perfect pair of vintage Levi’s? We know where to find them. Boutiques, spas, coffee shops? It’s all here. Check back daily for the inside scoop and our picks worth braving the L.A. traffic for.

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