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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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  • Nice for a couple of hours to escape downtown .... nothing di.piu. Some nice architectural structure, rather mundane stores, the town would also be lovely but totally distorted and made for tourists.
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  • Old Pasadena is a relaxing place where you can enjoy good food and nice shopping places from antique, modern stuff and international food selection. The place is safe and clean. It has a Spanish ambie...  more »
  • It was a nice bright Saturday day with plenty of sunshine so my wife and I decided to take the Gold Line to Old Town Pasadena. We were holding hands strolling window-shopping munching on sweets period...  more »