Category Archives: Weekend Getaway

Day #34 Malibu Wines Tasting Room

Malibu Winery is a long time partner of Los Angeles magazine’s so I have mostly been there for work events over the years.   I wanted to go there on my own time to see the outdoor tasting room before we … Continue reading

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Day #29 Del Mar Surfside Racetrack

The Del Mar Racetrack was one of the places I wanted to check out before leaving L.A. because I have known a lot of people over the years who recommended going there.  It’s closer to San Diego than Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Day #27 Catalina Island

I was lucky to get to Catalina Island before my move.    It is hard to believe you are still in Los Angeles County when you’re on Catalina Island.    This is by far one of the most beautiful and … 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 #22 Vintage and Thrift Shopping in Palm Springs

Hitting the vintage and thrift stores in Palm Springs and Desert Springs is the perfect way to escape the intense desert heat.  If you are in the market for vintage furniture there are a ton of places to choose from … 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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