Simple vistas and well-kept lawns characterize Valley Glen, an amiable San Fernando Valley neighborhood that treasures active days and quiet nights. Bisected by the Los Angeles River and bordered by park land, Valley Glen's green space and unrushed atmosphere reward those looking to relax away from the chaos of LA's ultra-urban Downtown. Despite its modesty, the neighborhood earns eight hundred meters of bragging rights along its Great Wall—Valley Glen's half-mile long mural depicting California's rich history.See 32 places to stay Save this neighborhood
Suburban Lifestyles In the San Fernando Valley
There is so much to do in the area that you'll never be bored. For food options there's Vic's Food To Go (great Thai) and Skaf's Grill. For nightlife, we have everything from fun Tiki lounges like Tonga Hut Tiki Lounge to pubs like Bar One: Beer & Wine Parlour. No shortage of options here!"
Valley Glen's Community Greenery
Los Angeles Valley College
Los Angeles is a city built around the automobile, and while public transportation is available, it can take two hours to travel on busses to go a distance that would take you 20 minutes by car. Those who have rented a car seem to have enjoyed their time in Los Angeles much more."
The Look of Valley Glen
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