Hollywood Boulevard
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Thai Town

Pedestrians and businesses mingle at Thailand Plaza on Hollywood Boulevard in Thai Town. (Myung Chun / LAT)
An Apsonsi statue -- half-woman, half-lion -- stands near the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Western Avenue. Created by artisans in Thailand, the statue is made of concrete, gold, and black brass. (Al Seib / LAT)
A city street sign identifies the area as Thai Town. (Myung Chun/LAT)
Shops in the area reflect the neighborhood’s makeup of Thai, Armenian and Latino immigrants. (Myung Chun / LAT)