Los Angeles is associated primarily with Hollywood, and Hollywood is with stars, so it is no surprise that the Avenue of stars is considered the most popular attraction of the city. Every year more than 10 million tourists strolling along the Avenue of the stars, with delight and treefam reading out the names of idols, immortalized in stone slabs of the pavement for the glory of the entertainment industry. As befits any attraction “filename”, the Avenue of stars is long, varied and very interesting story that continues to happen today: a new “stars” are laid here about twice a month. Avenue of stars is not originated spontaneously: the idea of creating a new attraction was owned by Hollywood chamber of Commerce and as a means of maintaining public fame of celebrities, and as a way to ensure that the budget of the city for more infusions. Originally it was planned to use the star shape with it written in the name of the actor, and brass caricature, but their implementation was quite complex and costly. Therefore, the city of Hollywood decided not to philosophize crafty and took a sample of the usual five-pointed star, “Srinivas” her from the ceiling of Hollywood. First commemorative plate appeared on the walk of fame in 1958. More precisely, these were the first eight slabs from selected members of the chamber of Commerce 1550 celebrities, who in the future had to qualify my “star”.
Since 1960 we started a regular laying of the plates, continuing to this day. However, the history of the Alley and knows a lot of defeats in the 60-70-ies was nearly fifteen years of stagnation, complicated by litigation, and then again began to flourish. Today, the Avenue of stars has more than 2,500 registered plates. Avenue of stars is one of the most long-term attractions: its total length of more than 18 city blocks! The main part stretches for 15 blocks along Hollywood Boulevard, as well as its length was not expected to many Bohemians, and trequently “tail” of the Alley on vine street. To inspect all of them can only inveterate fans of show business, so before heading to the Alley, it makes sense to refer to the official website of the sights and figure out the exact location of the “stars” of idol.