Octoberfest and Beyond: Exploring German Culture in LA

Fall is the time to explore German culture in Los Angeles. If you have a child traveling abroad this fall, chances are they’re already scheming to go to an Octoberfest celebration in Germany.  It seems to be a rite of …

9.9.16
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Secret Staircases LA

Hikers of all ages and experience levels are welcome to enjoy the outdoors and the beautiful Los Angeles evening skyline.
8.14.16
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RBG at The Skirball

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is one of 2018's heroines - she was the star of an unlikely documentary and is not featured in a show at The Skirball Cultural Center.
8.14.16
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A Star is Born

There's a reason it has been made three times before.
8.14.16
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Fortify Yourself against Fortnite

Understanding Fortnite and how to control it in your home.
8.13.16
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“Florida” by Lauren Groff

"Less" by Andrew Sean Greer is a Pulitzer Prize winning novel that belongs in your beach bag. Trust us.
8.13.16

Seven Mountains Brightens a Trip to Vegas

Seven Magic Mountains

Ten miles out of Vegas is that city’s own kind of Stonehenge, an installation called Seven Magic Mountains by Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone. With a nod to the land artists of the 1970’s – including Michael Heizer of Levitated Mass …

7.25.16

LA Stay-cations: Aloha, Hawaii!

We’ve come up with some only-in-LA stay-cations to satiate your travel bugs. First up, who’s ready for a sojourn to the South Pacific?
7.23.16

Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon Adventure

Sequoia National Park SkyviewWith a big birthday in site, it occurred to me that being with trees that are over 2000 years old might provide some much needed perspective. When the chance to ferret away a kid who had been in college all …

6.29.16