5 Must-See Spots That Are 'So' L.A.

These quintessential places can't be missed.

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From the beach to downtown, iconic Los Angeles hotspots are at every turn.

If you only have a short time in L.A. or just want to hit the highlights, these five places are the heart and soul of the city. Watch the video above to see where to go for an authentic look at Los Angeles.

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