Beverly Hills, CA
My Week With Marilyn
depicts Marilyn Monroe’s alleged affair with an assistant director on the British set of The Prince and the Showgirl
, where most of her dalliances took place stateside. Three years later, Monroe fell in lust with Yves Montand on the set of Let’s Make Love, co-written by her then-husband, Arthur Miller. Taking the film’s title to heart, the lovebirds shacked up at the Beverly Hills Hotel, set on 12 acres of lush grounds just five minutes from Rodeo Drive. The historic hotel has anachronistic charms, like an old-fashioned soda fountain, plus a great pool and fabulous restaurants. Check it out to see how Marilyn lived.