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First time in Los Angeles. The Hollywood sign has been a symbol of the city since the 1920s. Image by Tim Hawley / Getty

Known to most as the 'City of Angels,' Los Angeles is home to sandy beaches, beautiful mansions and a list of notable celebrities.

Hollywoodland sign in the mid 1920’s  The sign was first erected in 1923 and originally read “HOLLYWOODLAND”. Its purpose was to advertise the name of a new housing development in the hills above the Hollywood district of Los Angeles. The Crescent Sign Company was contracted to erect thirteen letters on the hillside, each facing south. The sign company owner, Thomas Fisk Goff designed the sign. Each letter of the sign was 30 feet wide and 50 feet high, and was studded with some 4,000 light…

Iconic Hollywood sign used to say “Hollywoodland”. The sign was first erected in 1923 and originally read “HOLLYWOODLAND”. Its purpose was to advertise the name of a new housing development in the hills above the Hollywood district of Los Angeles….

State Fish: The golden trout (Salmo agua-bonita) is native only to California and was named the official state fish by act of the State Legislature in 1947. Originally the species was found only in a few streams in the icy headwaters of the Kern River, south of Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the United States outside of Alaska. Stocking of wild and hatchery-reared fish has extended its range to many waters at high elevation in the Sierra Nevada from El Dorado and Alpine Counties…

This page offers information about the California State Fish and Piscifaunal Emblem , California golden trout (Salmo aqua bonita), and its adoption as the official Fish.

The California golden trout (Salmo agua- bonita) was designated the official state fish of California in 1947. The golden trout is native to California, originally found only in a few icy streams of the headwaters of the Kern River.

The California golden trout (Salmo agua- bonita) was designated the official state fish of California in The golden trout is native to California, originally found only in a few icy streams of the headwaters of the Kern River.

Step out on a historical walking tour of San Francisco's internationally renowned gay neighborhood, the Castro. While walking you will learn about the history of the Castro and visit the historical landmarks that remain a symbol and source of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activism and events. www.partner.viator.com/en/11907/tours/San-Francisco/The-Castro-Historical-Walking-Tour-of-San-Franciscos-Gay-and-Lesbian-District/d651-5094HISTORY

The Castro: Historical Walking Tour of San Francisco's Gay & Lesbian District

California State Marine Fish - Garibaldi

California designates the garibaldi as the official state marine fish (the California golden trout is the state freshwater fish). The garibaldi (Hypsypops rubicundus) is found in shallow waters off the Southern California coast and Mexico.

Route 66 Shield in the desert, Amboy, California

Road trippin' this Summer? Our homage to this great national highway is the souvenir Route 66 towel. Route 66 through the desert town of Amboy, California. The famous Rt. 66 shield is painted on the old road outside Roy's Cafe.