What it’s like:Quiet · Historic · Hip
Known for:Museums · Parks · Hiking trails
Nearby conveniences:Supermarkets · Restaurants · Shops
Tips from locals
Pasadena, Los Angeles’ northeast neighbor, sits at the foot of the scenic San Gabriel Mountains. Though miles from the beach, Pasadena feels like a resort town. The city is stocked with historical charm—from the shops in Old Town to the graceful Gamble House—while located only a short drive from…
If you like Craftsman and architecture. They even have their own font! Home of the Rose parade, Cal Tech, Art Center, and Christmas lane.
Old Town Pasadena is one of the more beautiful areas in LA.Must sees: City Hall, Shopping along Colorado Blvd and Driving along the old bridge at night!