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Archive: Aug 2015

WOODY YOU BELIEVE IT?

Grand Central Market celebrating 100 years in Los Angeles

[image source_type=”attachment_id” source_value=”4318″ align=”center” fitMobile=”true” autoHeight=”true” lightbox=”true”] It’s fair to say Woody Allen hasn’t always been the greatest fan of Los Angeles. He once famously dismissed the place with a memorable quip in Annie Hall, having his character Alvy Singer say: “I don’t want to live in a city where the only cultural advantage is…

Experience LA’s unique summer activities

Here in Los Angeles, most agree that we experience year-round summer.  The temps in the fall and winter months are often times nicer than we experience in spring and early summer, when June gloom rolls around.  The summer of 2015 many would argue did not offered a kind welcome to July’s vacationing visitors with the…

Where to find Acai Bowls in Los Angeles

I don’t remember exactly when I heard of the Acai Bowl, but it’s been several years now.  The first one I tried was at Paradise Bowls in Manhattan Beach, which was started by two college friends and athletes.  I remember waiting what seemed like a long time for my bowl to be prepared (everything is…

Tiki Party at Don the Beachcomber

I have long held a fascination with all things Tiki (food, drink, dress, etc) and have been wanting to visit Don the Beachcomber in Huntington Beach for a while now.   This summer I finally had my chance to when Charles Phoenix hosted a special event called Alohaland at this restaurant dating back to 1933.  The…