Los Angeles is a city like no other, and one which caters for all. Whether you’re attracted by the endless sunshine and laid-back lifestyle, or the glitz and glamour of the Hollywood hills, it’s a fantastic place to spend time.
See how you could be spending your time in Los Angeles in this section of our site.
There are hundreds of restaurants, cafes and bars right near the College in Hollywood. You can eat out cheaply or can go for a more expensive meal if you feel like it!
Food from Asia, China, India, Italy, France, USA cuisine and many more countries is all widely available.
For information about eating and drinking in Los Angeles, have a look at these websites.
Los Angeles restaurants
Sports and fitness
There are plenty of places close to the College where you can keep fit.
Here is just a small selection:
LA Fitness on Hollywood Boulevard
24 Hour Fitness
At Kings Los Angeles, you're right in the heart of the action. We are just a few minutes' walk from a huge variety of entertainment venues and attractions. So, in your free time, or as part of organised activities and excursions, it's easy to go out and have fun.
These are just some of the places to visit in the local area:
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Amobea Music Center
ArcLight Movie Theater
Grauman's Chinese Theater
Ripley's Believe It or Not
There are also hundreds of great places to visit just a short bus-ride away including:
Getting around Los Angeles is easy and convenient. The College is within close walking distance of three Metro stations.
For full information about the Metro, including maps, timetables and tips on getting around the city, have a look at the Los Angeles Metro website.
When you arrive at Kings Los Angeles, you should register with a local doctor, especially if you are studying for a long time. We can help you do this.
If you feel ill at any time during your stay at Kings Los Angeles, you should first tell a member of staff or your host family. We will be able to help you to see your doctor if needed.
Above all, you should make sure you have full Kings medical insurance during your time in the USA.