Sports in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a big city where a lot of people do sports every day. There are numerous things to do. You can see people running in Runyon Canyon, surf on a beach, use indoor gyms or the gym at a beach or just ride a bike. Even on the streets, you can see people …

Queen Mary ship.

On board the Queen Mary

Another beautiful sunny day was welcoming us in Los Angeles on the day we had planned to go on board the ship Queen Mary. A ship that was faster and bigger than Titanic, was elegant and classy. The rich and famous considered it as the only civilized way to travel Atlantic when the ship was …

Venice Canal, LA.

People in Los Angeles streets

As an independent traveler, I always take time to see the streets of a city I’m in. The USA is so much different from Europe. Since this was my first trip out of Europe (In June 2018), I had many cultural shocks in the States. The structure of the streets was very clear. The streets …

Hollywood sign.

Long hikes in Los Angeles

When arriving in Los Angeles it was quite a normal weather for us, about 24 degrees Celcius (75F). Very soon the temperature started to rise. We felt that especially when going hiking. On our 3rd day in Los Angeles, we had planned to hike in Runyon Canyon, until up to Hollywood Hills. Hollywood Hills’ elevation …

The streets in London Heathrow.

Getting to Los Angeles

First of all, I am so glad we found so cheap flight tickets from Stockholm (Sweden) to Los Angeles (USA). We got return tickets for only 313€. The flights were operated by British Airways and American Airlines. Both of which were very enjoyable for us. Since we arrived at Arlanda Airport (Stockholm, Sweden) quite early, …

Cars in the streets of LA

Explore Los Angeles without a car

Why is it better to explore Los Angeles without a car? Los Angeles is a huge city. It’s the second most popular city in the United States after New York. There are about 4 million people in Los Angeles, which is about a little less than 4 times more than in the entire country of …