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Epic Southwest Trip from Los Angeles


Thursday Night: 8:00pm: Rent a car ($362) – This is a long trip so I didn’t want to put the miles on my 2001 Ford Truck. Plus, it was great to drive something fun! I rented a 2019 Chevy Camaro from Budget at the Long Beach airport. I did get the loss damage waiver which covered my 100% for any…

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Medellin – Nothing like the movies


I didn’t know what to expect when I went to Medellin. I had just got done watching Narcos, watched another documentary and was a little nervous. But my buddy went down there for a month and raved about it. So after a handful of pitches that I should go down and visit I said, “Let’s do it!” Here are some…

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24 Hours: DTLA


Downtown Los Angeles, better known as DTLA, the heart of Los Angeles where dreamers go to make it big. Like most major metropolitan cities, it is gritty and grimy but has a unique energy that rivals any other major city. There are new stores, bars and shops popping up all the time trying to make it big. Below is a…

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24 hours: Santa Monica, California


It’s always important to take a little time off and have a vacation, even if it is in your own backyard. We decided to get a hotel in Santa Monica, California for the night and really explore the city. Santa Monica is only a 35-minute drive from home but we’ve never had a chance to really enjoy its vibe. Even…

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