Exciting Ways to Shop Until You Drop in Los Angeles

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Let’s shop until we drop! Los Angeles is the second-largest city in the United States, and this sprawling, sweeping metropolis offers many different opportunities for vacationing visitors to have fun. Riding thrill rides in amusement parks, taking a boat to Catalina, surfing and people-watching on the beach, night-clubbing, mountain hiking and star-gazing in Hollywood are just a few. But people in the know realize that shopping in Los Angeles is also great fun. Continue reading “Exciting Ways to Shop Until You Drop in Los Angeles”

10 Things to See and Do in Los Angeles

If movies are to be believed, the only thing LA has going for it is the Hollywood sign. Wrong! LA is a vibrant city that combines culture, history and the great outdoors. The city truly does offer something for everyone, from young to old, whatever your passion, whether it’s food, sports or something else entirely. Still not convinced LA should be your next trip? From the standard Hollywood fare to some more off-beat attractions, including cultural adventures and getting back to nature, here are just 10 of the things you can see and do in LA. Continue reading “10 Things to See and Do in Los Angeles”

6 Amazing Beaches Around Los Angeles

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that southern California is renowned for sun, sand and surf. After all, who doesn’t like hanging out on the beach? The heart of surfer culture offers up a great number of beaches all along the Golden Coast. With so many different activities to choose from, it can be difficult to pick just one destination! So whether you want to catch some waves, explore underwater reefs or just relax and soak up some rays, these are the best spots in and around LA to dip your toes in the Pacific. Continue reading “6 Amazing Beaches Around Los Angeles”

3 Things to Know Before You Go to Pasadena’s Rose Parade

Pasadena is a middle-sized town that manages to keep a cozy small-city atmosphere. Located just 10 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles and famous for the Rose Bowl football game and the Tournament of Roses Parade where thousands of people line up to see Pasadena’s Rose Parade in person every New Year’s morning. Seeing the parade in person is the best way to experience the pageantry, the sights, the sounds and even the smells of it all. Continue reading “3 Things to Know Before You Go to Pasadena’s Rose Parade”

6 Easy Steps to Winterizing Skin

We winterize our homes, cars and our wardrobe to adjust as we go from summer to winter.  So let’s winterize our skin. If you are anything like me winter wreaks havoc on your skin, leaving you feeling dry, itchy and irritated. The change in humidity, ruthless winds and frigid temperatures can give skin a bad case of winter woes. Everyday exposure to the elements, combined with hours spent in artificially heated indoor environments, often leaves skin flaky, tight, and rough. So an adjustment in our skincare routine is needed. Continue reading “6 Easy Steps to Winterizing Skin”

6 Amazing Tourist Attractions in Los Angeles

So you’re finally making the road trip (or the flight) to Los Angeles, California to visit the city the entire world has heard of. Los Angeles better known as LA, is renowned for several things predominantly for being a hub of the television, movie and music recording studios. I am going to show you 6 amazing tourist attractions in LA to make your visit more memorable. You’ll definitely enjoy the beautiful weather, the people and the history, and while you’re at it, you’ll probably find some great souvenirs to show off to your friends and maybe you might pick up one for them. Continue reading “6 Amazing Tourist Attractions in Los Angeles”