This past weekend, my girlfriend and I decided to go to a local farm in Irvine for their strawberry festival and tour. They have a collaboration with Sanrio which I think is a perfect way to attract families and educate them about fruits and vegetables that are grown here. I only knew about this from one of my cousin who took their little daughter for a day of strawberry picking which I really enjoyed doing when I was young.
Testing out the Kodak Portra 400 roll I got for Christmas.
Grand Central Market, a downtown landmark for 100 years, brings together a variety of cuisines and cultures of LA. It is a popular destination for locals and tourists so be sure to come early!* Although the place is fairly small there are plenty of food options that will make you want to come back again and again. Continue reading
I wanted to try something new since I have recently gotten into film photography. Here are the shots I took on my Nikon F3T that ended up being pretty good. Surprisingly, I was able to get some great shots just on my second roll of film. Be sure to check out my first experimental roll post, with that being said – Film Roll #2 Little Tokyo, Los Angeles
*First timer mistake….. Definitely be sure to check out Balboa Park Explorer to purchase passes (allows access to all the museums!!) If there was one thing I didn’t like about Balboa Park, it was the admission price for each museums, but now that I know there are passes that allow you to visit all the museums, I am definitely coming back!!
This travel itinerary is a list of some of the attractions you should check out if you plan to stay in the French Quarter in New Orleans for the weekend. I was not able to do a whole lot during my one-day solo adventure, but here’s a list of my destinations. There are plenty of stuff to do in and around New Orleans, like plantations, swamps and bike tours. So be sure to do your research especially if you plan to stay for more than 3 days! There is quite a lot of historical landmarks in and around the French Quarter, making it hard to hit all of them in one weekend. Continue reading