L.A. is a monster of a city, capable of chewing up and spitting out even the toughest traveler. Too many people come and go, packing with them a negative impression — but the true Angelenos, the ones in it for the long haul, know better. This is a fantastic metropolis: immense, diverse, confusing at times, and worthy of years of wandering. By The List is a site dedicated to great finds in Los Angeles. Check out some of our lists, jot down ideas, go explore, and share any of your own ideas in the comments section.