A Day in Santa Monica

One of the best things about Los Angeles is its close proximity to the Pacific Ocean. Beautiful beachfront cities line the coast, and one of those must-visit destinations is Santa Monica. This hotspot and celebrity favourite is only about a 30-40 minute trip from downtown LA or Hollywood, and an Uber ride will only cost […]

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Staying in LA: The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel | 7000 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA | ★★★★ | $$$ When Jen and I went to Los Angeles in April, we were going to treat it as an indulgent girls trip, which meant no holding back when it came to spending. (Don’t worry, Dad. We held back a little.) This was especially true […]

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Travelling Style: Dressing for Los Angeles

At the beginning of April this year, I went to sunny Los Angeles with Jen for that sweet taste of Hollywood magic and a dose of Santa Monica beach & boardwalk fun. I was only 12 the last time I’d been to California, and couldn’t remember much. All I really recalled was that the weather was always […]

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Chicago – Pilsen Mural Art Scene

One of the best gems in Chicago is right on the northern edge of the Lower West Side in a little neighbourhood called Pilsen. This prevalently Mexican community is rich with culture, especially when it comes to modern mural art. Whether you’re a regular partisan of cool street art or just looking for some awesome photo shoot backdrops, […]

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