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Alhambra (California)

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Alhambra [1] is a city in San Gabriel Valley. It is one of the very Chinese communities in Los Angeles county, similar to Monterey Park.

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By car[edit]

Alhambra is intersected by the east/west Interstate 10 with exits at Fremont Ave, Atlantic Blvd, and Garfield Ave, the main north/south arteries of the city.

By bus[edit]

Alhambra is accessible by LA Metro Bus routes 76 (Main St) and 78 (Valley Blvd). Detailed routes and schedules are located at the LA Metro [2] website.

Get around[edit]

Alhambra is a walkable city in some areas (Main St, Valley Blvd) but you are likely to want to rent a car to see the surrounding areas as well. The bus is a cheaper, but slower option.

  • Car Rental will be your best bet. Car rentals from all the major companies are at the Los Angeles Airport as well as two in Alhambra.
    • Enterprise Rent-A-Car, 2201 W Main St, Alhambra, CA 91801, (626) 457-2828, [3].  edit
    • Avis Rent-A-Car, 330 S Garfield Ave # 108, Alhambra, CA 91801, (626) 407-2431, [4].  edit
  • Los Angeles Metro provides bus service through Alhambra. Although inexpensive, expect it to be much slower than automobile.
    • Route 76 (Follows Valley Blvd through Alhambra and enters [[Downtown Los Angeles]] via Main St), 401 W. MainSt.  edit
    • Route 78 (Follows Main St through Alhambra and enters [[Downtown Los Angeles]] via Mission Rd).  edit

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Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Alondra's Hot Wings
  • Boba
  • Boiling Crab - Cajun style seafood
  • Chinese food
  • Fosselman's Ice Cream [5] - An old fashioned ice cream shop
  • Gen Korean BBQ - All you can eat Korean BBQ

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Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Days Inn Los Angeles/Alhambra-N. First, 15 N. First St., +1 626-308-0014, [6].

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