There is more to L.A. than movie stars, the scene, shopping and beaches. There are many cultural and outdoor activities to enjoy, as well. Why not combine them both – which is exactly what I did on my last trip, spending a few hours at… 178 more words
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Recently on view at The Getty Center was an exhibition glittering with exquisite works. Titled “The Shimmer of Gold: Giovanni di Paolo in Renaissance Siena,” this show explored the style of Sienese artist Giovanni di Paolo with ornate manuscripts and the stunningly gold “Branchini Altarpiece” (1427).
At 12:27 p.m. on Friday, September 9th, I find a parking spot on the third level of the subterranean garage and open my car door to be greeted by an oppressive wall of heat, the humidity wrapping itself around me as I quickly head for the exit, for higher ground, for cooler air. 1,054 more words