Month: December 2014

NEW YEAR IN LA 2014 – DAY 6: NYE

NEW YEAR IN LA 2014 – DAY 6: NYE

31st Dec 2014 Had another morning lazing round the pool before heading out with the dogs up the hill to the Observatory. At the top you can see the Hollywood sign in the distance. There was a great view of L.A. and the sun was on it’s…

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 5: Lacma art gallery

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 5: Lacma art gallery

As it was raining like the UK, we decided to do indoor stuff and headed to Lacma art gallery. Had a great day there exploring, we started out at the Contemporary section. Then checked out the Modern art where I was in my element seeing…

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 4: Thrift Shopping

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 4: Thrift Shopping

Today is dedicated to shopping! But first took in some rays by the pool. We went to Melrose to check out the Thrift stores. I bought some leopard print Jeoffrey Cambell wedge sandels for only $30 – about £20! And a cute t-shirt… Karis however…

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 3: OC Roller Girls Scrim

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 3: OC Roller Girls Scrim

Sun 28th Dec 2014 Booked a hire car last night only to find out they’re shut on Sundays! So put the word out on Facebook to see if I could scrounge a lift to Huntingdon Beach to play in the OC Roller Girls pre-new year…

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 2: Venice Beach

CHRISTMAS IN LA 2014 – DAY 2: Venice Beach

Sat 27th Dec Today we started out at Venice Beach where Karis bought herself a Lords of Dogtown skateboard! We then had lunch in a cool beach front cafe, before skating the path along to Santa Monica… stopping on the way to take plenty of videos and…

Christmas in LA 2014 – Day 1

Christmas in LA 2014 – Day 1

Friday 26th December 2014 So not technically Christmas, but Boxing day… Left my parents house in Essex at 5.30am and arrived in L.A. At 2.30pm on Boxing Day (my sisters birthday). Decided to be adventurous and get the metro to North Hollywood, basically same as…