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Where Shall We Meet? Palisades Park

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“I want to go to the beach,” a visiting friend asks. “I want to see the ocean,” they say. You, the local, thinks that it’s cold and that it’s too far and that it really isn’t something “to do”while in Los Angeles. So how can you balance both aspects of going beachy without doing the work of getting beachy? Go to Palisades Park. It’s basically going to the waterfront without meeting the water.

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Where Shall We Meet? Mulligan’s

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On the way back from a small road trip down Highway 1, avoiding the freeway, taking in the quieter beach towns and heading inland just slightly to walk around the San Juan Capistrano mission, we stopped at an antique store. And there it was, a collection of Architectural Digests from the mid-80s.

While flicking through A.D. August 1985, this caught our eye – a description of an interior design business called Mulligan’s, in Los Angeles: “The shop is colorful……(but) also very serene, providing a welcome respite from the heady pace and urbane atmosphere of the neighborhood.”

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Fred Wilson Hammer Lectures Take It Or Leave It

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