Pages

Jump to bottom

4 comments

1 klys and whatnot  Fri, May 17, 2013 10:14:09am

The La Brea tar pits are a fun diversion worth checking out. :)

Not quite directly in the LA/OC area, but going over to Catalina Island - and preferably staying a night - could be a lot of fun. It’s one of our favorite places down that way, although we typically go during the off-season. Lots of interesting stuff to see (I know some places run tours of the island) but also just a great place to stroll around town.

You can also go on board the Queen Mary (2?), which has been turned into a floating hotel in the harbor. We stayed there one night when the seas were too rough and the ferry over to Catalina was cancelled and had such a fun time.

Felipe’s in LA has great sandwiches and is an older, historic eatery. It’s not too far from Union Station, if you have any interest in train stations. Also reasonably close to the Mexican market area, which is worth a visit if you are nearby. I don’t know if I would advocate going just to see that, though.

And be prepared for horrible traffic everywhere.

2 Dancing along the light of day  Fri, May 17, 2013 10:38:18am

Felipes! Yum! Also, the Original Pantry restaurant in downtown LA.
Museum of Natural History, the OLD Getty in Malibu, the New Getty in Westwood. Olvera Street. For San Diego you MUST go the the SD Zoo, it’s world class! The Wild Animal Park in SD, meh, not so much.
OK, so, if you haven’t been to Disney Land, with or without children, YOU MUST GO. It’s a whole long exhausting day, and you REALLY want to go on a weekday, to avoid crowds as much as possible! Newport Beach, check out the pier, and you should eat at the Crab Cooker, a locals favorite.
Check to see when the Miramar Air SHow is (SD) it’s an open base airshow, not expensive, but do splurge to be under a canopy for seating, it can be HOT!

Pass on Knotts Berry Farm.

Any Tall Ships festival is awesome!

3 sagehen  Fri, May 17, 2013 10:44:38am

What’s your transportation situation? How long can you stand to spend in a car?

just to say you’ve done it… surf in the morning (newport or huntington, probably want to start shortly after sunrise), ski in the afternoon (big bear or mt. baldy, both have snowmaking equipment on-site so their season lasts longer than the weather would seem to allow), and be in the desert (joshua tree) in time for sunset.

Kind of a long day, but I don’t think there’s anywhere else but SoCal you can do that.

4 wrenchwench  Fri, May 17, 2013 12:42:55pm

Beach!!!!

Laguna Beach was always my favorite.


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2016-01-01 10:29 am PST
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds Tweet

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Donate with
PayPal
Square Cash Shop at amazon
as an LGF Associate!
Recent PagesClick to refresh
Midnight Blue (Remastered) Provided to YouTube by Universal Music Group Midnight Blue (Remastered) · Kenny Burrell Midnight Blue ℗ A Blue Note Records Release; ℗ 1999 Capitol Records LLC Released on: 1999-01-01 Producer: Alfred LionStudio Personnel, Recording Engineer, Mastering Engineer: Rudy Van ...
Thanos
42 minutes ago
Views: 36 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Wilco - Love Is Everywhere (Beware) Ode to Joy – Wilco’s 11th studio album – will be released Oct. 4, 2019 via dBpm Records. The album features 11 new songs written and produced by Jeff Tweedy and recorded by Wilco at The Loft (Chicago, IL) ...
Thanos
5 hours, 18 minutes ago
Views: 91 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Orville Peck - Dead of Night (Live on KEXP)kexp.org presents Orville Peck performing "Dead Of Night" live in the KEXP studio. Recorded May 20, 2019. Host: Cheryl WatersAudio Engineer: Kevin SuggsCameras: Jim Beckmann, Alaia D'Alessandro, Scott Holpainen & Justin WilmoreEditor: Jim Beckmann kexp.orgorvillepeck.com
Thanos
1 day, 5 hours ago
Views: 154 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Limited World Feat Caleb Hawley VIDEO get the album → woooong.com smarturl.it Caleb Hawley - lead voxCory Wong - guitar/perc/vox/producerRicky Peterson - B3Cody Fry - wurliMarti Fischer - synth/voxSonny Thompson - bassPetar Janjic - drums*THE HORNHEADS*Michael Nelson - trombone/horn arrangementKenni Holmen - saxSteve Strand - ...
Thanos
3 days, 3 hours ago
Views: 196 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Black Pumas- ‘Colors’Live in Studio 1A on June 21, 2019. Host: Jody DenbergAudio Engineer: Cliff HargroveProducer: Deidre GottCameras: Julia Reihs, Giulia Hjort, Micheal MinasiEdit: Julia Reihs
Thanos
3 days, 3 hours ago
Views: 205 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 5 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
PJ Morton Feat. JoJo - Say So - Official Music VideoFollow PJ: Instagram: instagram.comTwitter: @PJMortonFacebook: facebook.comWebsite: pjmortonmusic.com Follow JoJo:Instagram: instagram.comTwitter: @iamjojoFacebook: facebook.comWebsite: iamjojoofficial.com
Thanos
3 days, 3 hours ago
Views: 224 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Man Dies After Attacking Migrant Detention Center Just another day in Trumpmerica TACOMA, Wash. — A man armed with a rifle threw incendiary devices at an immigration jail in Washington state early Saturday morning, then was found dead after four police officers arrived and opened fire, ...
Thanos
4 days ago
Views: 242 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Durand Jones & the Indications - Morning in America (Live on KEXP) It's still in San DiegoYou can hear a baby cryin'As the trains in New York CityRoll thunder down the lineThe teachers rise in RichmondAs they sleep in San AntoneWhile the harbor lights on BaltimoreGot nurses headed homeAnd the jails ...
Thanos
4 days, 9 hours ago
Views: 214 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 4 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Jeremy Renner - ‘Main Attraction’ Music Video for Main Attraction New Music out now! Heaven Don’t Have a Name: awal.lnk.toHouse of the Rising Sun: awal.lnk.toMain Attraction: awal.lnk.toNomad: awal.lnk.toSign: awal.lnk.to Watch more Original Content from Jeremy Renner ▶ youtube.com Follow Jeremy Renner:Instagram: instagram.comFacebook: facebook.comTwitter: @Renner4RealSpotify: ...
Thanos
4 days, 9 hours ago
Views: 234 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Cosmic Sans (Feat. Tom Misch)preorder the album → woooong.comCory Wong - guitar/bass/synth/mixTom Misch - guitarNate Smith - drumsJoe LaPorta - mastering
Thanos
4 days, 9 hours ago
Views: 252 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0