Posts tagged "Architecture"
Downtown Discovery: The Case of the Mystery GQ Wall

Downtown Discovery: The Case of the Mystery GQ Wall

Not knowing exactly where this wall was in downtown has been bothering me immensely. Because I KNOW I’ve seen it before. BF and I have even spent a few minutes driving around downtown in hopes of spotting it. Little Tokyo… Grand Ave… nothing. And then on the way back home late Friday night, I saw...
DTLA Love: Eclipse Connection

DTLA Love: Eclipse Connection

I know you don’t have to ask if I’ve watched Eclipse already. The Riley character gets a noteworthy nod from me – it was the first time in a Twilight movie that I went, Oh, someone that is actually believable as a vampire, in a scary, but not cheesy, and kind of hot way. Right...
Downtown Discovery: 6th Street Bridge

Downtown Discovery: 6th Street Bridge

Been meaning to explore more of my fine city, since I’ve fallen into a pattern of the same old downtown haunts, and I know there’s so much more I’ve yet to see. Plus, aside from gas and other transportation expenses, it makes for a pretty cheap weekend. This is underneath the┬átroubled but still iconic and...
500 Days in 2 Hours

500 Days in 2 Hours

The temperature was rising and the hills were burning, but a good hundred people showed up to the Old Bank District to see the downtown sites from the 500 Days of Summer movie. I’ve lived in downtown for over a year now, and worked in and frequented the area for almost all of my life,...
The Millennium Biltmore

The Millennium Biltmore

In the year+ that I’ve lived downtown (and the 20+ years I’ve lived in the LA area), a couple Fridays ago was the first time I stepped inside the historic and glamorous Millennium Biltmore. Though not very gracefully, I might add – I almost killed myself stepping out of my building’s shuttle in five-inch heels....