Being a Tourist in My Own City: LACMA Free Museum Day

Every second Tuesday of the month is Free Museum Day at the Los Angeles County Museum of Modern Art which I took advantage of for the first time this week! Fair warning, if you plan to take advantage of this great deal be prepared for crowds! All of the designated LACMA parking lots were full … Continue reading Being a Tourist in My Own City: LACMA Free Museum Day

Stagecoach 2017: Three Days in the California Desert

Day One: Before heading to the venue we stopped at Sloan's Restaurant in Indio for brunch at the recommendation of a friend. This place was a great breakfast food with a total mom and pop vibe. If you're in Indio for breakfast I would recommend checking it out! After brunch we headed over to Stagecoach! … Continue reading Stagecoach 2017: Three Days in the California Desert

Being a Tourist in my Own City: Getty Villa and Venice Boardwalk

Last week I was on Spring Break and I was lucky enough to have a day free from responsibilities so I decided to play "tourist" in my own home! I started my day at the Getty Villa in Malibu. I normally visit the Getty Center in Los Angeles so this was a nice change of … Continue reading Being a Tourist in my Own City: Getty Villa and Venice Boardwalk

President’s Day Weekend at the “Happiest Place on Earth!”

Disneyland is currently running a special for Southern California residents, $189 for a three-day park hopper ticket. The special is running until May 25, 2017 and is a great deal! Day One: Disneyland!!!We spent our first day at Disneyland, knowing we had three days we were able to take our time and have a much … Continue reading President’s Day Weekend at the “Happiest Place on Earth!”

San Francisco: Day 3!!

Today was our last full day in San Fran!! We leave early tomorrow morning! We started our day off by enjoying the view from the top of our apartment building!! Then we headed over to Chinatown for lunch! We had Dim Sum and were pretty much confused by what we were eating the entire time … Continue reading San Francisco: Day 3!!

San Francisco: Day 2!!

Started our day off by heading over to the Golden Gate Bridge only to have our perfect photo op thwarted by clouds blocking our view! Still beautiful to look out onto the bay and to see the city in the background though!! After the bridge we headed over to Golden State Park where we spent … Continue reading San Francisco: Day 2!!

San Francisco: Day 1!

Made it to San Fran in one piece! Had a pretty laid back night walking around the city and just taking it all in! Tomorrow starts the sight-seeing bucket list! Coolest part of the afternoon? Discovering the incredible view at the top of my cousin's apartment building! Definitely going to spend more time up there!! … Continue reading San Francisco: Day 1!