Bergamot Station Arts Center
Art fans gravitate inland toward this avant-garde center, a former trolley stop that now houses 35 galleries and the progressive Santa...
Santa Monica Museum of Art
A saucy and irreverent home of edgy art, this small museum gives exposure to both local and national artists working with new and...
Santa Monica College
McCabe's Guitar Shop
Sure, this mecca of musicianship sells guitars and other instruments, but you want to come for concerts in the back room or at their...
Koreatown - West of Downtown LA; Essential dish: barbecue cooked at your table with lots of banchan (side dishes) at Chosun Galbee ...
2909 Pico Blvd · interesting places nearby
There’s nothing trendy about this family-run Mexican neighborhood favorite with subdued Spanish Colonial furnishings that make it feel more festive than fiesta. The slow-cooked carnitas – juicy, fall-apart pork – are a specialty, as are the sizzling fajitas. Just don’t OD on the smoky chipotle salsa. Good margaritas, too.