Los Angeles has no shortage of unique museums. If you’re on a budget in the City of Angels, check out one of the spots for a dose of culture at no cost.
Opened in September 2015, The Broad is a contemporary art museum. The collection contains more than 2,000 works from celebrated artists including Cindy Sherman, Andy Warhol and Jeff Koons. Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirrored Room installment is a highlight.
California Science Center
Ideal for families, the California Science Center offers hands-on experiences within its galleries. The permanent collection includes items concerning human innovations and the processes of living things. Visiting special exhibits or IMAX come at a fee.
California African American Museum
The California African American Museum educates the public on the cultural heritage and history of African Americans, with a special focus on California and the western United States. The 44,000-square-foot facility boasts three exhibition galleries, a theater, courtyard, conference center and library.
The Getty Center
Part of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Center in Los Angeles offers breathtaking views of the city. The collection includes European drawings, paintings, sculpture, manuscripts, decorative arts and photography. The Getty Center is closed on Mondays.
Located high above the city in Griffith Park, the Griffith Observatory is home to permanent exhibits and a planetarium. With stunning Art Deco design, the building has been featured on multiple films and television shows. The museum hosts special events and activities often.
In addition to these great options, check out the website for Free Museum Day to see when other museums offer free days monthly or weekly.
It’s no secret single men who travel often look to mingle. Thankfully, there are plenty of great cities where guys can cut loose and potentially meet the girl — or guy — of his dreams. Here are a few hot spots for single men around the world.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
If you’ve ever wanted to pretend you’re a cowboy for the day, here’s your chance. Step into the boots of a gaucho on Camino Pampa’s estancia experience. The day starts at 8 a.m. with a pickup at your hotel in Buenos Aires to travel about an hour and a half into the countryside via private vehicle. Your guide will meet you in San Antonio de Areco, a historic gaucho town, where you will learn about the art of silver and metal-working and walk the sleepy colonial streets.
Everyone who travels is intimately familiar with the sensation of pressure changes in airplane cabins as aircraft take off and land. Many travelers have their own methods to deal with the pain. Remedies range from swallowing to chewing gum to bringing along specialized goods to combat pressure changes.
Mana is the life force Tahitians believe connects all things. Feel the mana for yourself on a visit to the islands of Tahiti, and sample some of these activities as you connect with the breathtaking nature of the South Pacific. Fly Air France from the United States to Tahiti in the most convenient and comfortable way and let your holiday start on board.
Kish Island, 12 miles off the coast of Iran, is a former private resort that boasts a wealth of luxurious accommodations, excellent shopping and awe-inspiring beaches. Spending a day here probably won’t feel like enough, but any more than that could break the bank.