Built around the glitz and glam of old Hollywood, Burbank is home to movie studios, chic cafes and a stunning art scene. Due to its location between Griffith Park and the Verdugo Mountains, the city is one of the most walkable and tourist friendly in the Greater L.A. county.
Have you ever wanted to see the magic that goes into making a film? Why not Join a Warner Brothers Studio tour and go behind the scenes to see some of the costumes, props and scripts of movies that have been filmed in the lot? Some famous movies and TV shows filmed here include Batman, Bladerunner, Gilmore Girls, Friends and True Blood. Burbank is also home to NBC, ABC and Walt Disney Studios. While you’re in the area make sure to check and see what TV show tapings are happening during your visit, with shows like The Ellen Show, Conan O’Brien and The Big Bang Theory often giving out free tickets!
Head over to Magnolia Park and sift through some of incredible vintage stores and boutiques that are sprinkled throughout the neighborhood including, Junk for Joy, It’s a Wrap and Hubba Hubba. The stores often collaborate with the wardrobe departments working on the shows and movies being filmed over at the studios, so you are very likely to find some great vintage pieces or at least hear a few cool stories. With delicious eateries on every corner, Magnolia Park is the neighborhood to go to for breakfast, lunch or dinner!
If you are ready to escape the city life, head outdoors to the Wildwood Canyon Park and enjoy some of the best scenery South California has to offer! Choose from a range of outdoor activities such as horseback riding, hiking and biking through the mountain trails.