yournextstopover. A significant exhibit on acclaimed American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe opens in LACMA, titled “The Perfect Medium,” while the Getty spotlights his portraits and still lifes. After your culture fix, the next place to head is Koreatown, which has steadily become a culinary destination for much more than Korean food. Try cult favorites like Cassell’s Hamburgers and inspired mixology at the Walker Inn from the team at New York’s Death & Co.
If March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb, then April is spring’s true awakening. All month long, the weather continues to get warmer, the sun shines brighter, the grass gets greener, and rain showers, while frequent in some parts of the world, usher in some of the most beautiful blooms of the year.