September 2012 (7)

Gay Los Angeles: West Hollywood

09/25/2012

Discover Los Angeles

West Hollywood is the thumping heart of Southern California’s gay community. LA’s Gay Pride Parade and Festival takes place here each June, and half a million people gather for the annual Halloween Carnaval. The rest of the year, it’s busy day and night with cafés, gyms, restaurants, bars and dance clubs.

Exploring the Legendary Sunset Strip

09/13/2012

Discover Los Angeles

The Sunset Strip, a stretch of Sunset Boulevard between Crescent Heights Boulevard and Doheny Drive, is one of LA’s most iconic neighborhoods. It was the setting for counterculture protests in the 1960s, rock and roll decadence in the ‘70s and ‘80s, and it exists today as a showcase for the good life, providing elegant hotel rooms, live music venues and fine restaurants.

Best Brunches in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

Joshua Lurie

No longer must diners put up with steam bins filled with lukewarm eggs and prime rib kept in carving board incubators. Now brunch receives the same amount of attention as lunch and dinner, with more fun and relaxation and less pretense.

Top Juice Bars in Los Angeles

09/10/2012

Joshua Lurie

“Juicing” is something that gets certain professional athletes in hot water, but for a long time the verb has had a very different meaning in Los Angeles, where words like “cold pressed,” “organic” and “market driven” have helped to revitalize the healthy genre in the past two years.