Tag Archive: Staycation

James Franco and Moby Design Pop-Up Bedrooms for Airbnb LA

Airbnb at Hollywood Forever Cemetery by Caroline on Crack

Even though I’ve lived in Los Angeles for over 20 years, I’m still all about being a tourist in the city, exploring it anew, taking staycations, snapping pictures of all the neat stuff. Airbnb LA is throwing an event that promotes that same mindset. For Hello LA, the company asked five celebrities to pick L.A. venues…

This Memorial Day Weekend: Rooftop BBQs, Bourbon & BBQ, SLS Staycation Deal

Who hasn’t been looking forward to this Memorial Day weekend? If you are staying in town, here are a bunch of fun things you can do, including barbecue parties and an Audrey Hepburn movie at the cemetery. Saturday, May 26 Rooftop Weekend Barbecue Kicks Off at The Peninsula Kick off your weekend with a gorgeous…

Going Native: LA Staycations at Palihotel Melrose, Figueroa Hotel and Hollywood Roosevelt

Palihouse Melrose by Caroline on Crack

Recently I’ve become a big fan of vacationing in my own town, or “staycationing” as the kids are calling it these days. What better way to get to know Los Angeles’ neighborhoods than shacking up for a bit and exploring the surroundings? Sure, it’s an exercise in luxury but then again, if you can find…

To Love and Drink in L.A.: Downtown Romantic Getaways With Cocktail Options

Cocktails Downtown by Caroline on Crack

My bf and I will be celebrating a big anniversary this month (woo!) and I figured that instead of just doing a fancy dinner and drinks somewhere booking a romantic getaway in the city we love would be the way to go. So I’ve been looking for romantic hotel packages downtown. Why downtown? Because we…

Resistance Is Futile: LA Street Food Fest + Giveaway

Carmaggedon. Autopocalypse. The 405 freeway closed the whole weekend from the 101 to 10? What’s a Westsider who wants to hit up foodie favorite event LA Street Food Fest in Pasadena on July 16th to do? Feel the Lure of LA Food Fest I mean, who would want to brave what’s being touted to be…