Discovering our World

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Last Month

August – definitely one of my favorite months. Hot days, warm evenings, full summer and my birthday. We would like to show you in a short photo relation how our August looked this year.Sierpień – zdecydowanie jeden z moich ulubionych… Continue Reading…


10 best – beaches in Orange County

Picking the best beaches in Orange County isn’t easy. With 42 miles of sandy coastline and a string of small, eclectic beach towns, Orange County delivers the quintessential Southern California experience. Located between San Diego to the south and Los… Continue Reading…


Helena Modjeska and her “Arden”

When I am showing tourists around Los Angeles, I am usually being asked by my guests to show them mainly Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Malibu, Santa Monica, or the standard places described in many guidebooks. Meanwhile, on my blog I would… Continue Reading…


What may surprise you upon arrival in the USA

The United States is different. And it is not about purely cultural differences or those resulting from a confusing history – for me, as an European many things that are on the agenda there may seem shocking. I have regretted… Continue Reading…


Downtown Los Angeles – the cradle of American cinematography

In LA nobody is from LA. People come here both from all over the United States and from around the world. Thanks to them, the city is so diverse. Visiting Los Angeles is like traveling around the world. Chinatown, Koreatown,… Continue Reading…


September 2021 – Events in Orange County and Los Angeles

I. ORANGE COUNTY: 1. International Street Fair  International foods, crafts, folk dancing and music. Many different ethnic foods and costume. The Street Fair has become known for the variety of food reflecting cuisine from around the world. They provide food,… Continue Reading…


Los Angeles museums are reopening

After more than a year since the COVID-19 pandemic forced Los Angeles County museums to temporarily shut their doors, our local institutions are ready for their comeback. However, visiting a museum will not be exactly as it was prior to… Continue Reading…


Los Angeles – short history

Los Angeles is popularly known as the City of Angels, while the historic Spanish name referred to Our Lady, Queen of Angels. The history of the city dates back to the 18th century (1781), when the Spaniards came here, establishing… Continue Reading…


May 1, 2005

May 1, 2005. 16 years ago. I was living in Chicago back then, and having just come out of yet another heavy Mid-West winter, I decided I needed to warm up; so I packed a small suitcase and took a plane to a place that a year… Continue Reading…