The Ocean Mesa RV Resort sign

Is Santa Barbara County What People Think About When They Dream of California?

Now 2.5 years into the pandemic and still no haircut, travel writer Ryan Ritchie escapes from L.A. and finds the California dream alive and well in Goleta

10 Unconventional L.A. Walks You’ll Actually Want To Take

The world considers us car-obsessed, but we know better

7 Scenic Off-Leash Dog Walks You Might Not Have Done Yet

Everyone hikes Runyon, but have you done these?

10 Best Hikes in Los Angeles

As we roll into spring, here are some spots to try in the greater L.A. area.

Explore All of Silver Lake’s Hidden Painted Stairways

An expert on the "stairway capital of L.A." shows us the ropes
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This Spectacular Park Is One of L.A.’s Most Undervalued Retreats

Hundreds of acres of beauty—and if you blink you could miss it
L.A. River

How to Enjoy the L.A. River Before Its $1.2 Billion Revamp

Riverbed car racing, overwintering shorebirds, and idyllic picnic spots

San Gabriel Mountains

Big and mysterious, the range that provides that dramatic northern backdrop to downtown is still gloriously untamed