Tag Archives: los angeles

Feasting, Food & Drink

Feasting: 3 Days of Eating in Los Angeles

If you find yourself in L.A. with only three days to spare, do yourself a favor and hit as many of these restaurants as possible.

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Living

Well, This Is Snow Fun: Wintertime Amusement Around LA

A Los Angeles winter means more than just the opportunity to wear closed-toe shoes; it also means the chance to enjoy some outdoor fun that's only available for one season a year.

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Fashion & Style

Acustom Apparel: The Custom Future

Jamal Motlagh had an epiphany while participating in the sisyphean act of jean shopping: if one can have a custom...

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Travel

Luxuriating L.A. Style at the Andaz West Hollywood

We've come to expect perfection from the Andaz, and their West Hollywood location is no different. Take a look inside and see for yourself.

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Food & Drink

Off the Beaten L.A. Burrito Path

LA has no shortage of good burrito joints, so there are quite a few that you've probably never heard of. Here we've rounded up five awesome and off-the-beaten-path burrito spots that you should add to your...
to-chew list

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Living, Micro Guide

Dating in Los Angeles: The First Date

So, you’ve got a first date! Well done! Now for the hard part: planning said date. We’ve got an embarrassment...

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Food & Drink

Come to LA. Eat These Burgers.

Great Los Angeles hamburgers don't have to cost a great deal.

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Trekking

Escape the City with a Great Day Hike

Nature awaits even near most big cities: get out there and hit the trails!

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Feasting, Food & Drink

FEASTING: Best Places for Poutine in America

Whether you grew up eating poutine, call them disco fries or are a newbie to this messy, cheesy Canadian dish, one thing is for certain: these gravy-smothered fries aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. We...
rounded up the best places in America to eat it right now.

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Food & Drink

Exploring the World of Chef Ben Ford and His Filling Station

Ford's Filling Station has been an L.A. restaurant staple for a decade. The restaurant may have a new home, but Chef Ben Ford's inventive gastropub fare is better yet.

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Food & Drink, Living

The Line Hotel is a Creative Getaway in LA’s Koreatown

We love to travel here at The Manual, especially when we're staying somewhere as cool as The Line. Check out our rundown of the property before visiting yourself.

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Fashion & Style, The Manual Wind

The Manual Wind: Weiss Watch Company Standard Issue Field Watch

Quality timepieces are often associated with the same few countries of origin; Switzerland of course, and Germany.  One brand that...

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Food & Drink

Bartender’s Choice: Summer Cocktails to Beat the Heat

Some say the cocktail is on the comeback but did it ever really go away? Yes, beer and wine are all...

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Living, New Music Monday

New Music Monday: Kaiser Chiefs

Leeds based, Kaiser Chiefs are one of the most successful rock bands of the last decade. They have released 4...

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Travel

9 American Towns, 9 Romantic Getaways

Here’s an “oh S$!*,” moment for you: Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year. And more, it’s a long...

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Travel

Top Spots Around the Nation to Ring in the New Year

Millions of Americans face a crisis of epic proportions every year: what shall I do on New Years Eve? You...

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