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JUNE IN INSTAGRAM PHOTOS

JUNE IN INSTAGRAM PHOTOS

A shot out the window while flying from Los Angeles to Toronto. Because I’m a map geek, I searched around Google Maps to find this photo and realized that this is Lake Powell and the border of Utah and Arizona runs right though the middle of this photo. Toronto’s CN Towner. I have been to Toronto once before but this trip solidified it as one of my favorite cities. It’s

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PERFECT DAY: WILLIAMSBURG BROOKLYN

Perfect Day Williamsburg Brooklyn Featured

If you’re living in or visiting New York City this summer, you’ll want to explore new neighborhoods, eat amazing food, and spend some quality time outside. To accomplish all of that in one day, head to Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Easily accesible from Manhattan, there’s no excuse not to get off the island and spend a day on the other side of the East River. I recently spent a day in Williamsburg

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STAND UP PADDLE BOARDING NYC

Stand Up Paddle NYC

To most, SUPing (Stand Up Paddle boarding) is an activity associated with turquoise waters and palm trees, not the Hudson River and skyscrapers. But you don’t need to fly to the Caribbean or Hawaii to try your hand at this trendy new sport; you can SUP in New York City! So whether your a local looking to cool off or a tourist looking for something unique to do during your

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8 EPIC TRIPS TO TAKE WITH YOUR DAD

Take a man trip with he man himself. From kayaking in Cambodia to drinking whisky in Scotland, here are eight epic tours, experiences and destinations perfect for traveling with your dad. 1) Heli Fish in British Columbia Going fishing is the quintessential father-son bonding experience. A fishing pole, a tackle box, some worms, and a dock at the local lake were all you needed. The only thing that would have

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THE WHALING CLUB (LA’S SECRET COCKTAIL PARTY)

LA's Secret Cocktail Party

It’s been too long — you need a really good cocktail. Scratch that, three really good cocktails. It’s also been too long since you had those cocktails with a small group of strangers at a private party in a Los Angeles apartment. Wait, you’ve never done that? Now you can. Welcome to The Whaling Club, an intimate cocktail party serving up a three drink tasting menu hosted by Dan Scott, an ex-New York City bartender,

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DISCOVER 5: MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

1) It’s Memorial Day weekend, and that means it’s time to break out the ol’ BBQ and brush up on your grilling basics. If that’s not enough, you might want to try BBQ University, a 3 day course in Colorado. 2) What’ll pair nicely with the BBQ’d meats you’ll be slinging? Whisky cocktails, that’s what. If beer is more your thing, keep an eye out for Mmmhops from Hanson…you know,

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THE BEST HIKING TRAILS IN LOS ANGELES (HIKE LIKE A LOCAL)

If you’re visiting Los Angeles and want to do as the locals do, check out these four hikes favored by active Angelenos. If hiking isn’t your thing, try driving the 10 freeway East at 6:30pm (just kidding, don’t do that). If you live in LA, just consult this list the next time you’re thinking about hiking Runyon again. Rating these hikes: I rated these hikes on the amount of nature experienced

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