Getty Center

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After a couple of very busy weeks I finally have time to write a post about The Getty Center!

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I went to the Getty Center museum for the first time two weeks ago and was amazed by the beauty of the museum and the views!

       The J. Paul Getty Museum is an art museum with two locations: The Getty Center in the neighborhood of Brentwood in Los Angeles, and the Getty Villa in Malibu.

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Getty Center complex has 9 buildings total and it was established in 1997, costing around $1.3 billion dollars!! 

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Fluff Ice

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Today’s post is about a sweet and interesting dessert place in Monterey Park. The place is called Fluff Ice.

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        Fluff Ice is a twist on shaved ice; with Asian inspired flavors and toppings. This place will get you hooked! Fluff Ice has a very unique texture (think of gelato meets shaved ice). The concept was to create a less caloric alternative to ice cream without loosing the great taste. Continue reading

Take A Bao

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Today’s post is about a very yummy restaurant called Take A Bao. There you can find delicious Asian cuisine with a modern twist.

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We went to Take A Bao, at the Westfield Century City Mall location, yesterday before driving north to Santa Barbara.  The restaurant is located at the mall’s food court, but trust me the food at Take A Bao is gourmet and delicious!

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El Flamin Taco

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Today’s post is about great taco food truck called El Flamin Taco!

I went there last night after hearing about how amazing their Al Pastor tacos are. My boyfriend and I went on a late night Friday food truck date to the El Flamin Taco in Korea Town.

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Hollyridge Trail

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Today I’m writing a post about the Hollyridge trail that leads to the Hollywood sign (Exciting!!!)

Hollyridge is a 3.5-mile/ 5.6 Km round trip hike that climbs 750 feet to reach the Hollywood Sign. It is one of the three hikes that will lead you to the famous LA attraction.

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The Original Pantry

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After a very long week I decided to spend my Saturday exploring LA. Me and my boyfriend decided to have a traditional LA breakfast at The Original Pantry and then go on the Hollyridge Trail hike to the Hollywood sign!!

I’m going to write about each of our Saturday Fun activities separately. First I’m gonna talk about the LA traditional breakfast spot The Original Pantry.

    The Original Pantry first opened in 1924 and is currently owned by former Los Angeles mayor Richard Riordan. It is also a City of Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Monument.

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The Counter

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Today’s post is about a build your own burger restaurant chain called The Counter.

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They have several locations all over California, as well as 7 other states and 3 other countries (Ireland, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia). Me, my boyfriend and two Brazilian friends went to the downtown LA location, and we all enjoyed it very much!

When you arrive at The Counter you are greeted with a clipboard with the restaurant’s menu and a piece of paper with the list of all the ingredients you can choose for your BYO (build your own) burger.

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