The must-visit L.A. hotspots, according to Creative Director Jessica
Los Angeles; a go-to destination for Australian’s abroad. When it comes to hot spots to stay, dine and explore, we are spoilt for choice. Recently, s t e e l e .’s director, Jessica Reid set her sights on Los Angeles. Below she shares her guide to the City of Angels:
Stay SHUTTERS ON THE BEACH The luxury beachfront hotel delivers you to the forefront of the quintessential LA beach lifestyle.
Eat Cassia Dine out at Cassia, a French-Vietnamese Seafood Brasserie with a Californian sensibility. The food is delectible and the restaurant has a great atmosphere. Must order? The Seafood Platter.
Drink ONYX ROOFTOP BAR, HOTEL SHANGRI LA For panoramic views of all Santa Monica has to offer, be sure to visit the Onyx Bar. Perched at the top of the revivified art deco Hotel Shangri-La, the sun-drenched roof top hang turns to a secluded beach hideout by night.
Shop ABBOT KINNEY BLVD, VENICE Head out of Santa Monica to Venice for the day and shop this boho-chic strip, you’ll find one of a kind boutiques featuring unique fashion and homewares, mixed through inspiring eateries.
Visit THE VENICE BEACH BOARDWALK
A colorful spectacle of beachside street performers & muscle men. Great for people watching with its abundance of eccentric personalities. Things can get a little weird out on Venice Beach... Organic Hot Dog anyone? Only in LA.