While in L.A., we stayed at a beautiful house in the Hollywood Hills that is owned by Rex's friend David.
This was our morning coffee view from the deck off the kitchen. Click on the pic to make it larger.
The same view at night -- the tall buildings on the left are downtown.
Venice Beach was crowded, chaotic, diverse and a bit intimidating.There's a reason it's called Muscle Beach.
We ended our L.A. trip with a sunset stop at Huntington Beach.
If it weren't for the sailboat, you might think this was the Gulf of Mexico.