Category Archives: Attractions

Vanguards Of History: Grand Central Air Terminal

The place abounds with the names of some of the most famous names in aviation history. Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earhart, Jack Northrop, William Boeing. If someone flew into the fledgling city of angels back in the late 1920’s, they came … Continue reading

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Blue Whale Watching Season Has Begun: Conservation Efforts To Save World’s Largest and Smallest Whales

It is the time of the year that the Blue Whales enter the Southern California region as they migrate and feed for the summer leg of their journey. If you want to know about this part of the migration you … Continue reading

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4th of July 2015 in LA: Every Single Thing You Could Possibly Want to Do…Fireworks! Cannons! Rollercoasters! BBQ! Giant Boats Made out of Legos!

LIVE MUSIC 3-Day July 4th Celebration at the Hollywood Bowl with Smokey Robinson (July 2, 3, 4) 7:30 pm / $13.00 – $256.00 From July 2-4th, Smokey Robinson will be bringing the Motown sound to the Bowl. There will be … Continue reading

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When it’s Time to Get Fancy, Only High Tea at the Queen Mary in Long Beach Will Do

Exactly two years ago, in June of 2012, “Diana, Legacy of a Princess: Royal Exhibition” went on display on the sun deck of the Queen Mary in Long Beach. After short exhibits in Kensington Palace and Bath, England, the¬†collection brought … Continue reading

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“Chinatown Summer Nights” Kicks Off Saturday!

It’s that time of the year again. Time for Chinatown to explode with firecrackers, dragon dancers, a craft brew garden, DJs. shopping, and live music. Starting tomorrow night, Chinatown Summer Nights will be celebrated on the 4th Saturday of every … Continue reading

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Boatbound Enables Anyone to Quickly and Easily Charter a Boat

The ocean — ever since the dawn of man, it has held an attraction for us, primarily for relaxation, fun and sport. The big obstacle up to now has been finding an easy way to do it. Many people who … Continue reading

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This Weekend’s Long Beach Bayou Festival Will Have You Putting on Your Zydeco (and Blues) Shoes!

The South is the birthplace of two of the major types of indigenous American music, blues and Zydeco. Both were born and grew in people’s yards, in fields, roadhouses and at family get-togethers. This weekend, the 29th Annual Long Beach … Continue reading

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‘Liquid Vacation’ Tells the Story of Tiki Drinks in Las Vegas with Recipes Too

Liquid Vacation—-77 Refreshing Tropical Drinks from Frankie’s Tiki Room in Las Vegas is much more than a recipe book. It tells the story of Tiki culture in Las Vegas, a place where the over-the-top South Seas d√©cor and kitsch was … Continue reading

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Offbeat L.A.: Watts Towers… A Common Man’s Dreams Pieced Together in Mosaic and Steel

Emerging, like shimmering spires breaking up an otherwise desolate landscape, Watts Towers rise majestically and triumphantly over a neighborhood whose reputation has long been rooted in turmoil. They are the lifelong creation of an Italian immigrant, who breathed into them … Continue reading

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ChocXO Brings Exceptional Single Origin Coffees and a Chocolate Factory to Orange County

ChocXO has brought a unique new experience to the palates of coffee and chocolate lovers throughout Orange County. Owner Richard Foley realized the close connection one had with the other; they both come from the same region of the globe, … Continue reading

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