Back in October I wrote about my first "staycation" (here) in my hometown of San Francisco. It was such a treat to experience the city from a different perspective and this week I've been visiting some of the touristy spots in L.A. with my best friend who's visiting from out of town. We walked along the pier, ate cotton candy, got matching mani/pedis, bought gimmicky souvenirs and enjoyed lobster club sandwiches. It's nice to be reminded of the fun little things about my city that I have a tendency to forget.
My Guide To LA
When I first moved to L.A., my dad bought me a Thomas Guide, which was roughly the size of a dictionary, that was supposed to help me navigate the city. I only used it once, in a state of panic, when I had forgotten to print out my MapQuest directions to Union Station and ended ...read more