I want to be a part of it! It’s easy to begin a passionate love affair with cities like New York; they’re busy, organised and full of things to see, places to be and opportunities. It’s even easier to forget that just behind the shimmering doors of Macy’s, or the gleaming top of the Chrysler … More Travel Tuesday: New York
I’m very used to high street shopping, when my bank balance allows it. I know what size I am in most stores, and which shops do the right length jeans (thank you Dorothy Perkins and GAP). So heading for some of the intimidatingly huge malls in California was a slightly daunting prospect. Some stores are … More LA Diaries – How To: Shop
Coming from the UK, where food service is an entire different kettle of fish to that in the USA, I knew I would have to get used to the bizarre cultural differences that rear their heads only in restuarants. Firstly, refillable drinks. The only place in the UK known for refillable drinks is the ever … More LA Diaries – How To: Eat
The coastline near Hollywood is a diverse place. The elegant yachts that line Marina Del Ray are barely a stone’s throw away from the notorious (and incredible) Venice Beach. The vast Pacific Ocean lay before you as you stand on the shore and there’s no denying how beautiful the view is, particularly at sunset. I’d … More LA Diaries – How To: Santa Monica and Venice Beach
Los Angeles can boast many things, and one of its most famous attributes is the world famous home of the stars and wannabes, Hollywood. I ventured to Hollywood for a day during my trip to Los Angeles, and I’m not sure I could have handled much longer than a few hours in cramped tinsel town! … More LA Diaries – How To: Hollywood
I have recently returned from one of my favourite places in the world, California. No trip to California would be complete without a trip to the ever creepy yet enthralling Disneyland and of course, I did just that. This was my first trip to Disneyland in about seven years, so I was perhaps more excited … More LA Diaries – How To: Disneyland
Okay, so we all know The OC has been cancelled for years now, but that doesn’t stop it being one of the most glamorous shows of my teen years, and I will forever hold Adam Brody in my heart. So of course, when visiting California last week, I had to indulge in a bit of … More LA Diaries – How To: Live The OC Life.