The food and patio at Perch in Downtown L.A. are a Get Out of Town! favorite.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter adds to the charm of Burbank's neighboring theme park, Universal Studios Hollywood.
Weekend brunch, wildlife and lots of flowers, plants and walkable paths are great reasons to visit Descanso Gardens any time of year.
A trip to Santa Ynez Wine Country makes a great overnight getaway, for some fresh country air and relaxation.
The ongoing visual and art installation transforms a huge utilitarian space into an immersive art experience.
Relax with a massage and soak at Burke Williams in Hollywood and enjoy healthy, filling salads and warm bowls at recently opened Sweetgreen on Sunset.
LACMA's Rain Room, exhibits and free concerts plus a stop for Korean BBQ at Kang Ho Dong Baekjong combine for a fun, cultured Mid-City adventure.
The recently opened contemporary art museum in downtown Los Angeles houses one of the greatest collections of postwar visual art.
Whether from the inside of a car or from the peak of Ryan Mountain, there's something for everyone, even foodies, in the boulder piles, spiky plants and border towns of Joshua Tree National Park.
Get Out of Town! takes us hiking in the Hollywood Hills, just a short drive from Burbank, beginning at the Charlie Turner Trailhead in the Griffith Observatory parking lot.
El Niño got you down? Cold, wet and hungry and NOT in Burbank? Try our favorite Daikokuya Ramen in Downtown L.A. to warm up from the inside.
Excellent seafood at Brophy Bros. in Santa Barbara is always worth the drive. Fresh vegetables year-round and seasonal fun such as the current pumpkin patch are a big draw for Underwood Family Farms near Moorpark.