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It’s time for the Old Pasadena Film Festival

Jul 08, 2010

Mark your calendars: The Old Pasadena Film Festival starts tonight. The Pasadena Film Festival is totally free. That’s right, it’s a free four-week movie series that unites film with urban settings, taking place on Thursdays, [...]

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The best and most Scenic Way to get from Venice to Marina del Rey

Jul 07, 2010

In less than 2 miles, you can walk from Venice to Marina del Rey.
During my bike ride in Marina last week, a family asked how me how to get to Venice. At the time, [...]

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An Afternoon Bike Ride in Marina del Rey

Jul 06, 2010

I love to mix it up and do several recreational activities all in one afternoon. Call it a bit weird, but I’m of the school of “Work Hard-Play Hard,” so when I have the chance, [...]

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Free Sunset Concerts at the Skirball

Jul 05, 2010

Billed as “Celebrating Musical Traditions from Around the Globe,” this year’s annual summer Sunset Concert Series at the Skirball Cultural Center begins on July 22nd at 8:00pm, with a concert by Parno Graszt, whose music [...]

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Happy 4th of July Everyone!

Jul 04, 2010

Last year on the 4th of July, I went to San Pedro and Point Fermin. What I great time I had; beautiful weather, bright sunshine, and blue water.  Walking around the cliffs, discovering the view, [...]

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The Los Angeles Summer Lunch Program and a Map to find Them

Jul 03, 2010

In case you didn’t know it in my previous professional life I used to be what is commonly called a “Lunch Lady.”
That’s right, I was the manager of the food program for a high school [...]

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Los Angeles Free Friday – The 4th of July Edition

Jul 02, 2010

As most of you are probably aware of, this upcoming Sunday is the 4th of July, the annual day the United States of America celebrates its Independence from the British. Victorious in a hard fought [...]

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The Santa Monica Stairs Walking Tour – Part 1

Jul 01, 2010

To date, Travelin’ Local has completed three gorgeous and unique e-books, each with a particular character and feel for the enclaves and neighborhoods covered. Every one of these walking tours and e-books is a labor [...]

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2010 Levitt Pavilion MacArthur Park Free Concerts are Here

Jun 30, 2010

As the number and frequency of Los Angeles’ Free Concerts are announced, Travelin’ Local’s is proud to post and include them in our Free Concert and Movie Summertime Calendar at the bottom of our homepage.
We [...]

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Dockweiler RV Park

Jun 28, 2010

If you own or rent an RV to travel, they’re basically a homes on wheels which we commonly call Recreational Vehicles.
For the uninformed, they range in size and shape, can host up to who [...]

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Thai BBQ n in Silver Lake

Jun 28, 2010

A few days ago while I was in Silver Lake, is when a sudden case of hunger hit me and hit me hard. Pausing for a moment, I pondered what kind of food I wanted [...]

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Dockweiler State Beach

Jun 27, 2010

One of the many attractions of Southern California is of course, its beaches. And with summer just getting started, going to the beach is a a daily occurrence for many. It’s amazing to me that [...]

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More Free Happenings on the LA Westside

Jun 26, 2010

Since summer is officially upon us it means, among other things, that I keep finding more free movies and concerts to add to Travelin’ Local’s Free Concerts and Movie Calendar at the bottom of our [...]

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