two female violinists playing the violin

Experience Relaxation to the Tune of Mindful Music at UCLA

This May, the UCLA Luskin Conference Center had the opportunity to provide a new experience for guests. Since they love to frequent our open-air lobby, relax on our comfortable sofas, work at our numerous stations and dine at Plateia, our signature in-house restaurant, we decided to take it to the next level and introduce some great…

Read More

pasadena city hall

UCLA’s Neighborhoods: Top Attractions in Pasadena

Each New Year’s Day, crowds from all over the world come to Pasadena for the annual Tournament of Roses Rose Parade, as well as to attend the Rose Bowl college football game. However, there are lots of other attractions Pasadena has to offer, including the world-renowned Norton Simon Museum, as well as the Gamble House…

Read More

UCLA’s Neighborhoods: Top Attractions in Santa Monica

You’ll immediately fall in love with Santa Monica, the premier beach city in Los Angeles. It’s where locals and tourists flock for tanning, to stroll along the sand or to shop on the Third Street Promenade. Neighborhood pockets like Montana Avenue are abundant with charming cafés, and the Santa Monica Pier is a historic landmark…

Read More

venice beach at sunset

Best Beaches to Swim, Surf, Shop & Stroll Near UCLA

UCLA is just minutes away from some of the best beaches in Los Angeles County. These include beaches in famous places like Malibu or Santa Monica — ideal for not only swimming, but also surfing, a little strolling, and even shopping at stores near the water. Without further ado, here are the best beaches near…

Read More

UCLA’s Neighborhoods: Things to See in Hollywood

Hollywood is L.A.’s most popular spot for tourism, and rightfully-dubbed the “Entertainment Capital of the World.” Hollywood is unlike any other neighborhood, and is almost mythological. See historic landmarks in the world of film, and if you’re lucky a movie star or two. Here are the top spots to explore in Hollywood — all only…

Read More