M is for Mellie, college blogger

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Welcome to my little blog! I document the places I go, the food I eat, the books I read and the process of me experiencing my twenties.

48 HOURS IN LOS ANGELES| PART 1

48 HOURS IN LOS ANGELES| PART 1

48 HOURS IN LA| VENICE/SANTA MONICA

 
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I’ve been wanting to visit LA for some time now and since I had a gap between Uni and my internship I decided to take a little vacation and…. hope off the plane at LAX With a dream and my cardigan Welcome to the land of fame excess, Whoa, am I gonna fit in?-Miley Cyrus. I just had to do that I don’t think I would ever get another chance.

I shared the places I visited while down there. I split it into two and once the other one is posted on here I’ll add the link. And without further ado here you go!

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Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
 
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California

Advice/Tips

  • When you come to visit take your time there is really no need to be in a hurry as most place don’t open until 10:00 AM.

  • You can really do without a car in LA the ubers are pretty cheap, lot of things are walking distance and there are electronic scooters everywhere.

  • Use Google maps to group your activities

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  • For this area of LA my modes of transportation were biking and walking

  • There are some pretty cool street art so just keep an eye out for them.

  • My locations are not in order I was just zig zagging around town and really just taking my sweet time

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To do

BINOCULARS/BALLERINA CLOWN

VENICE BEACH WALK/MUSCLE BEACH

WALKED AROUND LOOKED AT THE STREET ART

RENT A BIKE($20 for the entire day)

VENICE CANALS

SANTA MONICA PIER/THE BARBIE HOUSE 

MOSAIC TILE HOUSE (ONLY OPEN ON SATURDAYS)

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TO EAT

GRATITUDE CAFE

MAMA MATCHA ( PURPLE DRINK WITH MACADAMIA MILK)

PINK ELEPHANT/CHILL BY THE BEACH 

DINNER AT JULIE GOES GREEN

BOWLOLOGY

SALT & STRAW

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Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California
Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California

I hope this was helpful also shoutout to my sister she didn’t make the blog post, sadly but she was a great host!

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Travel/Venice/Santa Monica/los Angeles/ Weekend travel/ California, college travel
 
48 HOURS IN LOS ANGELES| PART 2

48 HOURS IN LOS ANGELES| PART 2

WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR | PAUL KALANITHI

WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR | PAUL KALANITHI