California, USA

How to Visit the Getty Center

How do you feel about art? Is it something you seek out or are you dragged along? Are you a fan of contemporary / modern art or do the classical artists inspire you? Whether it’s street art or wacky sculptures or Renaissance masterpieces, I always look for art in the city I’m visiting. Yes, it’s… Continue reading How to Visit the Getty Center

California, USA

LA Museum Day

I’ve been fascinated by history for as long as I can remember. When most kids played in a cardboard box pretending it was a car, I wrote Mayflower on the side of mine and pretended to sail to America. When I was in the seventh grade I went on a class trip to Colonial Williamsburg… Continue reading LA Museum Day

California, USA

San Pedro: LA’s Best Kept Secret

San Pedro is a small community within the city of Los Angeles nestled at the tip of the Palos Verdes Peninsula between Rancho Palos Verdes and Terminal Island.  This hidden gem is oft overlooked for the nearby, much larger Long Beach.  San Pedro has a rich history all its own with much to offer visitors… Continue reading San Pedro: LA’s Best Kept Secret

Europe, Italy

A Roman Holiday

I was sixteen the first time I went to Europe.  My mom’s friend was working in Barcelona at the time so my parents and I spent a week visiting her and another week seeing Austria, Germany, and Italy.  We only got a few days in Italy, spending the night in Vernazza - part of the… Continue reading A Roman Holiday