Category Archives: Hotel

Day #28 Queen Mary in Long Beach

The Queen Mary is interesting to see, but I think if I were to go back I would go on Halloween or for one of the haunted tours ($40 nightly).  If you opt not to take the tour, you can … Continue reading

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Day #26 Catching the Sunset at Hotel Erwin in Venice

Not many places near the beach can beat the view you see from the rooftop deck at Hotel Erwin in Venice.  The hotel is around the corner from the start of the Venice Boardwalk and you can catch the sunset … Continue reading

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Day #21 The Parker Palm Springs

I didn’t want to leave Los Angeles without going to Palm Springs one last time.  The Parker Meridian was having big sale on room rates and my husband was going to be out of town for a bachelor party so … Continue reading

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Day #20 Sundance Cinema and Roosevelt Hotel

Sundance Cinema is one of my favorite places to see a movie in L.A.  The theatre shows independent movies and the occasional wide release about a week or two after the bigger theaters.  You can eat dinner while you watch … Continue reading

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Day #5 Chateau Marmont Hotel

I had a lunch scheduled with my client from Oliver Peoples and since their offices are on Sunset, I suggested lunch at the historic Chateau Marmont.  This is the perfect place to take out-town-guests who are treating and want to … Continue reading

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