Category: TRAVEL

Argentina comes to Long Beach

Argentina is the next country selected in Fuego’s monthly Latin American brunch tour. Hold the tango for now and focus on the meals as Argentina will be the next country in Long Beach’s Fuego,  12-country Latin American brunch tour. On Sunday,

How Traveling Makes the World a More Peaceful Place

Jennifer Schlueter is a contributing travel writer, who also writes her personal travel blog Discovering Legacies. Born in Germany, Jennifer lived in Los Angeles for several years for college and gives a fresh, outside perspective of how ridiculous LA life can be.

Your every fear of solo-travel destroyed

Jennifer Schlueter is a contributing travel writer, who also writes her personal travel blog Discovering Legacies. Born in Germany, Jennifer lived in Los Angeles for several years for college and gives a fresh, outside perspective of how ridiculous LA life can be.

A Day Trip to Long Beach

Photo via Flickr. When it comes to mini-getaways, Angelenos usually look to tried-and-true hotspots such as Malibu, Palm Springs, and Ojai for a weekend reprieve from the traffic and the smog. But for a new change of pace with a more local

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29 Signs You’ve LAcclimated

Jennifer Schlueter is a contributing travel writer, who also writes her personal travel blog Discovering Legacies. Born in Germany, Jennifer lived in Los Angeles for several years for college and gives a fresh, outside perspective of how ridiculous LA life can

Your Party-Focused Guide to Hotels in LA

It’s common knowledge amongst LA locals that hotels serve some of the most happening events in the city, but since it’s summertime- arguably the best season ever- we will let all future tourists in on a little secret: you don’t

The Sweet Life: Desserts Worth The Drive

Traveling for your stomach can be just as fun as traveling for adventure. Now that summer is winding down, eating sweets is back on our radar (let’s be honest, it was really never off our radar!) There are some delicious

Checking in for the Food: LA’s Best In-house Hotel Restaurants

#1. L.A. Chapter at Ace Hotel Combining a relaxed dining experience with exquisite, locally sourced veggies and seafood, L.A. Chapter is a casual and homey brasserie serving up decadent appetizers and meals. Their daily menu includes everything from unique cocktails such as

En Route: Mexico’s Wine Country

We leave a thick trail of dust behind as the van turns onto a bumpy dirt road. The scenery momentarily lacks signs of civilization, and instead presents us with a rural landscape; a large tract of land in tonal shades, bright

Travel Points: Doing Good with Kind Traveler

Remove the overuse of the word “wanderlust,” and you are left with a term that truly defines the insatiable want to explore outside your own bubble and see a part of the world that’s very different from where you live. But what happens

Checking In: Your Valentine’s Day LA Staycation Guide

Hey, procrastinators! In case you haven’t heard, Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year. Why not sidestep a Monday morning hangover and book a staycation Saturday night instead. Sound good? Great. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite romantic spots for a perfect V-Day getaway.   The

Weekend Getaway: Belmond El Encanto, Santa Barbara

  As any seasoned Angeleno will tell you, the quick drive from LA to Santa Barbara makes the coastal destination the obvious choice when it comes to a weekend getaway— killer beaches, stunning views, and great shopping just 2 hours

Travel Guide: Wine Touring in Santa Ynez

There’s no better way to enjoy a relaxing weekend than a little wine tasting up the coast. You may be familiar with the popular Funk Zone, but if you’re in the mood for something a little more scenic, we recommend

Travel Diaries: An Angeleno’s Guide to Mexico City

Welcome to Travel Diaries, where view the world through an Angeleno’s perspective. For this installation, we linked with My Belonging’s Tommy Lei who traveled to Mexico City.     MEXICO CITY  As a native Angeleno, who has joyously experienced the

Get Away To Sydney’s NYE Party – In Style & On Time

Planning the ultimate NYE Getaway?  Sydney, Australia sure knows the deal – the city’s famous Mega-NYE party tops all lists worldwide for the biggest, most beautiful celebration of the new year. Photo credit: @hannedavis As Angelenos, we all know our Aussie friends love

Staycation: Time to Revisit the W

Plagued by cozy real estate with a best friend coming to town? Fancy your personal space but hosting an LA Holiday this year? Or maybe you are just looking for a getaway sans travel. Enter W West Beverly Hills—er, Westwood,