Outer Limits Tattoo

This past Saturday I went to the secluded Chestnut Ave in Downtown Long Beach. Anyone walking by this area would not see much to allude to the significance of the tattoo parlor on this street. Outer Limits Tattoo Parlor, a simple tattoo parlor, is in fact the oldest operating tattoo parlor in the United States, … [Read more…]

Venice Beach

I went to spend the day in Venice beach with a couple friends on a Saturday a couple weeks ago. I spent the entire day there, walking the boardwalk and people watching. Besides watching a couple separate games of basketball, walking the boardwalk, window shopping, and stopping for some food, I went to the skate … [Read more…]

The Grove

This past weekend my friend and I visited The Grove, the large popular outdoor shopping mall located between 3rd Street and Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Grove however is not just your typical shopping mall experience, it instead it feels more like a little town. In addition to shopping, there are a lot more … [Read more…]

Universal Studios

I’ve visited this park many times and with the opening of their new attraction, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, it has attracted a long of attention. the amusement park I’m talking about is none other than Universal Studios. This park is most often marketed as an amusement park for the general public, and people … [Read more…]

Irvine Farmers’ Market

Saturday April 9 ~10am, Irvine Farmers’ Market A few weeks ago I visited the Farmers’ Market in Irvine for an assignment in a different class. It was my first time going to one, so I didn’t know what to expect except for maybe something similar to the Farmers’ Market on campus. When I got there, … [Read more…]

Clark Library

So not too far from USC resides the Clark Library. I swung by there this month after the Festival of Books for old times sake. Unfortunately it was closed (renovations—always check website info before you leave people). The Williams Andrew Clark Memorial Library holds one of the most comprehensive rare book and manuscript collections in … [Read more…]