See An Outdoor Movie
There's something magical about watching a movie under the stars. And these days, outdoor screenings are happening all over town, from beaches and rooftops to charming neighborhood gatherings and cinematic bonanzas with live music, food trucks and more. Here's every outdoor movie screening for 2017. (Via Thrillist)
Curl Up in a Giant Glowing Egg
It's the latest Los Angeles wellness trend we don't hate. It may seem wacky, but these pods really work for calming, revving, measuring—whatever your body needs. See this list of pod-based therapies and what they can do for you (including the hilarious selfies you can take inside them).
Forget Runyon Canyon and Try One of These Secret Hikes
OK, you've been to Runyon. And Topanga. But there are other hikes in L.A.—ones with secret waterfalls, historic ruins and movie-style abandoned mansions. Where? Here. (Via Thrillist)
Take in One of the City’s Most Scenic Views
The views in the city are beyond compare. And no, we're not just talking about sitting across the room from Ryan Gosling at Mr. Chow. Hills, valleys, ocean and skylines—you don't have to look far to take in one the best scenic views in L.A. (Via Thrillist)
Learn to (Actually) Cook
Sometimes, there’s no better feeling of accomplishment than serving up a delicious homemade meal. But everyone gets in a rut. So check out one of these fun cooking classes in L.A. that range from a foodie Santa Barbara getaway to that knife-skills class you’ve been meaning to take. (And there’s wine and cannabis, too.)
Sit at a Café and People Watch All Euro-Style
Need your caffeine fix but have a few more moments than your usual run into Peet's Coffee? Take an hour to sit in the sun at one of these top L.A. cafés (pretending to type a screenplay furiously, optional). From Pasadena to Venice, there’s lots of people-watching to do.