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Old Pasadena, Pasadena
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The historical district of Old Pasadena is a popular spot for an atmospheric stroll, dinner, or shopping. The culturally rich neighborhood was once in a period of disrepair, but concerted efforts in recent decades have made this one of Southern California's most popular pedestrian areas. Charming brick buildings house a variety of trendy boutiques, lively bars, antique stores, and ethnic restaurants. You can find comedy clubs, movie theaters, and street performers providing entertainment options. For more information about the history of the area, consider taking a guided walking tour. See Old Pasadena and all Pasadena has to offer by arranging your trip with our Pasadena trip itinerary builder.
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  • The atmosphere in the heart of the town center of Pasadena, northeast of Los Angeles historic Colorado Street in main street, known as known as "old Pasadena", was previously in exclusive residential area that now leave. Once ranged from central business district and historic building is reborn today, shops and restaurants, and has attracted many tourists. Tourist Association organizes walking tours are fun.
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  • There are some buildings clearly marked as constructed more than a hundred years ago but the "old" area does not look or feel old. It is a great place to shop and dine. There are some old style specia...  more »
  • Wonderful Eclectic History !! Old town Pasadena has the best window shopping and actual shopping in Southern California. You can eat a wonderful breakfast at Russels dinner on Fairoaks Blvd .. Lunch a...  more »