4 Days in LA


My childhood friend from third grade is coming to visit me in LA from Toronto! So I am sharing with you all a four day itinerary of the things and places I plan to show her. I am also asking for your advice and open to suggestions and recommendations. Thank you!

Feb. 19- [Melrose, West Hollywood] Arrive in LAX at 12:54pm. Plan to take her to Melrose Trading Post, Melrose street art and then Gracias Madre for dinner.

Feb. 20- [Hollywood] Urth Cafe for brunch, stroll the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Chinese Theatre, dinner in Ktown

Feb. 21-[Venice and Santa Monica] Brunch at the Butcher’s Daughter, Biking from Venice to Santa Monica, Third Street Promenade, dinner in Tsujita Ramen

Feb. 22- [downtown] LACMA, the BROAD art museum, The Last Bookstore, dinner in Bottega Louie

Feb. 23- She goes back to Toronto.



Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Yosemite

Below is our itinerary for anyone who plans to travel to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yosemite or plan to do a one week road trip in Souther and Northern California.

December 28th, 2016-

December 29th- the BROAD museum, LACMA, Boiling Crab in Westwood Village for dinner

December 30th- Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood sign hike, Oo-Kook KBBQ for dinner

December 31st- Drove from Los Angeles to San Francisco, checked-in in Airbnb in Daly City, met up with Fiola for dinner in Tasty Pot

January 1st, 2017- Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf

January 2nd- Sushirrito for lunch, SFMOMA (ticket $20), Union Square, Powell Street, Painted Ladies, Dolores Park, Tartine Bakery, Tacolicious for dinner

January 3rd- Drove to Yosemite, we actually parked our car and took a bus up the mountains because it was snowing that day. Unless you have snow chains, this is the safer option. Be sure to look up bus arrival and departure time. Airbnb.

January 4th- Drove back to LA. Had In-N-Out for lunch. UCLA tour. Melrose Avenue for wall arts. Tsujita Ramen in Sawtelle for dinner.

January 5th- Larchmont Bungalow for their famous Red Velvet pancakes, Downtown LA, The Last Bookstore, Poke Bar for dinner

January 6th- The Butcher’s Daughter for a classic LA brunch in Venice, biking from Venice Beach to Santa Monica Beach, Chipotle for dinner.