Downtown Los Angeles was never a focal point when it came to vacationing in Southern California. However, Downtown L.A. is slowly becoming a destination. With the recent entertainment center, L.A. Live, built several years ago, Downtown L.A. has indeed, come alive! Located next … Continue reading →
Let’s be real here, it’s constantly Spring in Southern California. However, we do feel the change of the season, by all the flowers blooming in the many botanical gardens through out California. During springtime, you can even find poppies blossoming everywhere, even … Continue reading →
Bicycling in Los Angeles has been gaining speed in recent years. In the past 10 years, bike paths have been popping up through out Southern California. While riding bicycles still isn’t a main form of transportation in Los Angeles, it … Continue reading →
LA Marathon celebrated it’s 30 year anniversary by lining the route with columns of lights. It was quite the spectacle, from Dodger Stadium all the way to Santa Monica on Friday night.
Everyone was out Friday night, enjoying the Los Angeles Indian summer. If you were up in the Hollywood Hills, you were lucky to see the LA marathon lights from almost everywhere!
Such an interesting night, with temperatures of 75 degrees at 9 o’clock at night and strange looking lightsabers in the Los Angeles sky. Marathon organizers, along with ASICS, sponsor of the Marathon, couldn’t have asked for a better night!
Thank you ASICS, for putting on a great show. Los Angeles was so pretty this night. Such a creative and entertaining way to celebrate 30 Years of LA marathon running!! Good luck to all of the runners on Sunday!
The heat was still expected to continue on Sunday. So, Marathon organizers pushed up the start time by 30 minutes. Over 26,000 runners participated from all around the world. While the warm weather did affect some, most runners finished without any issues.
It was a successful 3oth LA Marathon. Come on out next year and participate in LA Marathon’s 31st race. Congratulations to all of the runners! Thank you for supporting Los Angeles!
Los Angeles Museums aren’t the first attractions you think of visiting, when coming for a vacation. However, I do believe you should at least include one museum in your itinerary. While LA isn’t really known for its museums, there are … Continue reading →
Santa Monica is a popular beach city on the west side of Los Angeles. This great destination has everything a tourist wants, wide variety of hotels, restaurants, shopping and of course, the spectacular beach. The Pier in Santa Monica is … Continue reading →
The Hollywood Sign Hike is my favorite hike in Griffith Park. It’s one of my favorite hikes in all of Los Angeles. It’s not that long of a hike, but its strenuous for some and it can be more challenging … Continue reading →
Los Angeles is a melting pot of people from all around the world. That means, there’s a melting pot of restaurants in LA! But, we don’t always want to spend a lot of money. We don’t always want to get … Continue reading →
Malibu is known to be one of the most affluent beach towns in California. With 21 miles worth of coastline, a lot of the Hollywood celebrities call Malibu their home. The celebrities have very good taste when it comes to … Continue reading →
Celebrating The Chinese New Years in Chinatown, always a festive time in Los Angeles!
Firecracker 5k and 10k Run during Chinese New Years in Chinatown is a great tradition for my family.
Stopping in at The Taoist Temple in Chinatown and paying our respects. A peaceful place to be.
Golden Dragon parade first began in 1898 and gets bigger every year. Famous grand marshals like Bruce Lee in the 70’s, as well as, David Carradine, Hugh Hefner and Lindsay Wagner and other celebrities help bring the crowds. But the real stars are the bands, floats, dancers and so much more, as they parade down Broadway in Chinatown.