Living in a city that has a large number of tourists can be really annoying, but when you sit back and look at how many fun and unique things your city really has, it’s worth checking off a list.
Hike as close as possible to the Hollywood sign.
See possible future stars at an improv show at UCB. — Accomplished on 1/15/16
Stroll the canals in Venice. — Accomplished 2/15/16
See a movie at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
Be part of a live audience show. — Accomplished 3/25/14
Run the LA Marathon. (Umm, give me a couple years for that one.)
Visit the Museum of Jurassic Technology.
Eat a chilli dog from Pink’s.
Check out Amoeba Music.
Ride the Santa Monica Pier ferris wheel.
Go to the Griffith Observatory. — Accomplished 3/25/14
Grab a bite from the food trucks in Venice.
Do the Universal City Walk.
Road trip to Vegas. (Not LA, but still counts.) — Accomplished on 3/15/14
Shop at Rodeo Drive.
See a show at the Hollywood Bowl.
Be an extra in a movie/TV show, for the hell of it.
Check out the Downtown Art Walk. — Accomplished 11/13/14
Picnic at the Getty Center. — Accomplished 2/8/14
Road trip to wine country in NorCal. (Not LA, still counts.)
Visit the La Brea Tar Pits.
Visit Joshua Tree. — Accomplished 7/19/14
Shop at the Melrose Trading Post.
Bottomless mimosas at the Mailbu Cafe. — Accomplished 4/5/14
Go to a Dodger’s game. — Accomplished many times over