Discovering our World

Travel and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World
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California’s small towns – Fermin Park in San Pedro

Point Fermin had been given its name by British explorer George Vancouver, after whom both the Canadian metropolis in British Columbia and the small town in Washington State were named. Vancouver had met and been impressed by missionary Father Fermin… Continue Reading…


A guide to traveling with a face mask

Traveling in the time of COVID-19? In addition to frequent hand washing and social distancing, you’ll need a face mask to help protect yourself and others from the virus. Airlines, train services and ride-sharing companies like Uber and Lyft are requiring travelers… Continue Reading…


California weather – when is the best time to visit?

Very often, my guests, or future participants of my trips, ask me the question: what is the weather in California usually like? When is the best time to come? When to arrive for sightseeing and when to rest? And is… Continue Reading…


Your guide to airport security and food

Here’s what you need to know to get your snacks through the TSA checkpoint. Can you bring food on a plane? It’s a question we’ve all asked, whether we’re trying to bring home a local delicacy or just plain forgot… Continue Reading…


Hollywood – Walk of Fame

Hollywood is a legendary home of where most classic movies, were shot. While visiting Los Angeles, it is impossible to miss the place that is the cradle of entertainment history. There are lots of famous attractions, and the opportunity to… Continue Reading…


Savvy travelers – packing hacks: how to pack your clothes to keep them wrinkle free

For some of us, packing is the worst part of a vacation. The outfit planning, the inevitable outfit narrowing down, the game of Tetris you end up playing with your shoes—some of it just never gets easier no matter how… Continue Reading…


Let the Superstitions Fly

Now with Halloween fast approaching, we are surrounded by decorations and activities that are deeply rooted in superstition; from the aforementioned black cat, to the Jack-o-Lanterns that people painstakingly carve out each year. Even the Halloween games that children play,… Continue Reading…


Visiting Los Angeles – Griffith Observatory

On Tuesday, May 14, due to a visit of tourists from Gdansk, who vacationed in Los Angeles and the surrounding area for the first time, I had another opportunity to stop by one of Los Angeles pearls, actually one of… Continue Reading…


Savvy traveler – traveling with pets

Animals accompany us every day, which is why we often travel with them using various means of transportation. Today I wanted to focus on traveling by car. Traveling by car with a pet can be very convenient, but it can… Continue Reading…


Big Bear Lake and mountains

Southern California is known for its mild climate and sunny weather. But when the locals and tourists are craving a change of pace, they head to Big Bear Lake in the San Bernardino Mountains. Located a mere 96 miles from… Continue Reading…