A Distant Mentality

A SoCal based psychologist whose work feeds an insatiable wanderlust.

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We have a plethora of amusement parks here in LA and not all local attendees have their children in tow. As a matter of fact, in adulthood, many of my friends have had annual passes to one park or another B.C. (before children). Usually, the prices are just too good to pass up compared to the daily price of admission and it gives us Angelenos endless ways to spend a few hours without having to commit a 12 hour day on our feet. 

Universal Studios Hollywood had been primarily geared toward out-of-towners wanting to get a taste of Hollywood, which has always made it a good place for adults to roam. Recently though, they have added more child-friendly attractions which are good for those of us who want a break from the happiest place on earth (not to mention those skyrocketing prices). But adults can play here too. And there's alcohol. 

Here is my guide to navigating your way through Universal Studios Hollywood as an adult visitor so you don't waste any time getting trapped in a kiddie zone. This will cover the park only, not Universal CityWalk. 

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