The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau is a resource visitors to L.A. can use to plan a successful trip. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, or if you are a resident planning a special event in the city, the bureau can help you with hotel choices, dining options, shopping destinations, event planning, getting around town, and planning your entire L.A. experience. Those who want to learn more about the city before their visit can visit the bureau's website or request information on the history of the town, the area neighborhoods, and fun things you may want to know to make your trip better. If there are special events planned for the time you are in town, the bureau will provide information on where they are, what the entrance cost is, and what you can expect while attending. The bureau provides a number of resources for event planners like information on laws and regulations for events, contact information for area hotels, restaurant and catering recommendations, and information about event facilities like convention and community centers. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau can also help you find budget-friendly fun in the city, activities related to arts and culture, great options for nightlife, ways to get around town, and opportunities to explore the natural side of L.A.