Most visitors to Los Angeles,
California, want to go and see Beverly Hills. this is where you find the homes
of the movie stars. But Beverly Hills is not Los Angeles. It is a small city
next to Los Angeles.
All kinds of celebrities live in
Beverly Hills. These celebrities may be movie stars, television stars, sports
stars, or other people in the news. Tourists can buy special maps for the homes
of the stars. These homes are very beautiful. They usually have swimming pools
and tennis courts. But sometimes you cannot see very much. The homes have high
walls or trees around them.
Beverly Hills is also famous for Rodeo
Drive. This is one of the most expensive shopping streets in the United States.
Rodeo Drive started to be an elegant street in the 1960s. Many famous stores
opened on the street. People liked all the new styles and fashions they could
buy. Today, you can find the most expensive and unusual clothing, jewelry, and
furniture in the world on Rodeo Drive. Rodeo Drive is a very special street.
When you want to park your car in public parking, an attendant will come and
park your car for you.
Beverly Hills is really a small city.
Only about 35,000 people live there. But during the day more than 200,000
people come to Beverly Hills to work or to shop!