apartment is located in the predominantly latin side of east hollywood. the apartment is a 10 uber ride to the walk of fame & chinese theater. it's 20 mins. to downtown. a block away at santa monica blvd 2 buses make stops that take you to santa monica and venice beach (1 hr. on bus). 20 min. uber ride takes you the Observatory and WeHo (west hollywood) which is where the lively gay district is. 25 min. uber ride takes you to beverly hills (same bus that takes you to the santa monica pier).