1/5/09

2009 in LA

LA Story. Coming soon

Melrose

I ll be writing articles on vintage shopping, luxury hotels, spa breaks and general points of interest from LA including Property and interiors. check back from January 10th for updates If you would like to help me find the very best of LA - Please e mail me scolohan@eircom.net So far revivews will include

Hotels The Mondrian, The Huntley, Hollywood B & B,
Hollywood B& B Orange Grove Ave & Hollywood Blv, the highlight of my accommodation so far. Glorious retro paradise.


Contact: Nina &William
Hollywood Bed & Breakfast
7879 Hollywood Blvd.
Corner of Orange Grove Ave.
(driveway is on Orange Grove)
323.874.8017
http://www.hollywoodbandb.com/
info@hollywoodbandb.com





Art at The Hive, LA Museum of modern Art, Artist Art Weeks in Hollywood hills,


Bars:


Restaurants and typical US Diners including Canters 24 hr diner, Mels 24 hr diner, Asia de Cuba, The Mondrian, The Water Grill, Downtown, The Ivy, many more.... The Tarantino family do more than direct films...Daughter Tarina is a jewellery designer



Shopping includes Santa Monica (pictured),Beverly Hills, Fashion District Down Town, Fairfax High school market, Melrose ave, Santa Monica and Hollywood Highland Centre


Music stores The Guitar centre, Mesa Boogie,
.I finally bought a Theremin in Mesa Boogie, Sunset Blv - one of my favourite instruments on the planet.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-ywH1Vj8_U for a glimps of how it should be played.

The best market for vintage fashion is Fairfax Market, Fairfax Highschool. (Fairfax on Melrose)