Tag | Los Angeles

street art in jefferson park

July 27, 2017 By barrio.la

street art in Jefferson Park is pretty rad, mostly right off the Metro Station - & keep your eyes open for projects from #SmileSouthCentral.

no selfie summer giveaway

July 26, 2017 By barrio.la

Are you over summer selfies filling your social media feed? We totally understand - don't worry.

gifts! made in LA

July 24, 2017 By jen of barrio.la

We're confident we can find pretty much anything made-in-L.A.

alfred coffee shop

July 23, 2017 By Anne Stericker

Alfred Coffee & Kitchen {Melrose Place} in West Hollywood (near La Cienega and Melrose Ave) is one of the true West Hollywood coffee shop...

museum of ice cream

June 26, 2017 By barrio.la

The second we saw pictures of the pink walls, gummy bears & sprinkle-filled pool - we added Museum of Ice Cream to our summer...

summer nights in LA

June 20, 2017 By barrio.la

KCRW Summer Nights in LA returns this summer, with their usually lineup of local musicians, DJ's, & great fun & food to enjoy for...

melrose umbrella company

June 10, 2017 By Anne Stericker

First opened as a speakeasy, Melrose Umbrella Company was originally conceived as a place to have just a really good cocktail.

the shops at Adams Gateway

June 4, 2017 By barrio.la

THE SHOPS at Adams Gateway is a collection of cool, eclectic shops housed in 9 shipping containers in the L.A. neighborhood of West Adams....

highland park farmers market

May 10, 2017 By barrio.la

The Highland Park farmers market is one of our favorites for so many reasons... you can literally walk right off the Metro Gold Line...

old griffith park zoo

April 27, 2017 By barrio.la

Need a change of scenery - mixed with some L.A. history, too? How 'bout Griffith Park & the Griffith Park Zoo?

echo park farmers market

April 20, 2017 By barrio.la

We started our Friday adventure at the Echo Park Farmer's Market on Sunset, just a couple blocks from the lake & the perfect starting...

street art Los Angeles

March 16, 2017 By barrio.la

In the spirit of adventures, we wanted to kick off CicLAvia "Culver City meets Venice" with our street art version of "I Spy".

meet trystero coffee

February 25, 2017 By Anne Stericker

Trystero Coffee is a small specialty coffee roaster that has been around since 2009.

shout out to women in LA

February 9, 2017 By barrio.la

Shout out to the women in L.A. & 5 of our favorite L.A.-based, women artists & female-owned businesses.

san gabriel river trail

January 27, 2017 By barrio.la

San Gabriel river bike trail is a 28 mile stretch of L.A.-river adjacent bike paths that extend from the San Gabriel Mountains all the...

why we love LA public schools

January 23, 2017 By barrio.la

LA public schools have so much potential, & so much of that lies in the level of family, neighborhood, & business support that comes...

get an LA perspective

January 5, 2017 By barrio.la

A few days ago, using the cold weather as our excuse, we nestled in front of the T.V. with food from Asianya, to finally...

caracol market in filipinotown

December 5, 2016 By barrio.la

Caracol Market in Filipino Town had good tunes, friendly people, handcrafted gifts, & we immediately felt the welcoming vibe of the gallery.

hermanos coffee

November 15, 2016 By Anne Stericker

Hermanos Coffee in Mid-Wilshire is comfortable with a nice atmosphere, & spread out enough that it was easy to have a private conversation.

people in LA

November 8, 2016 By barrio.la

From the onset, we at barrio.la knew that our company would be different from others because of how we would connect with people.

vintage shopping in LA

November 1, 2016 By barrio.la

A (hopefully!) easy guide to start vintage shopping in L.A. and take away the intimidation surrounding the word “vintage” & what that means.

Los Angeles love

October 24, 2016 By barrio.la

There's a certain sense of pride that Angelenos have in living in one of the greatest cities in the world, & few things capture...

local team effort

September 28, 2016 By barrio.la

Starting a business takes a lot of collaboration & partnership to succeed, & new adventures & endeavors always require a group effort.

kid and family fun

August 30, 2016 By barrio.la

There are TONS of free, all-ages, kid and family fun activities here in Los Angeles that don't require you "taking one for the team"...