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Audiobook Chapter 11: Los Angeles, The Age of Entertainment, from Lee Foster’s book Travels in an American Imagination

Audiobook Chapter 11: Los Angeles, The Age of Entertainment, from Lee Foster’s book Travels in an American Imagination

I live in the age of entertainment, with Los Angeles as its capital. It is said by some that only the desire for sex exceeds the desire for entertainment. Listen as William Dougan narrates Chapter 11 “Los Angeles: The Age of Entertainment” from the audiobook release of my travel literary book Travels in an American Imagination: The Spiritual Geography of Our Time.

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California’s Orange County: Noguchi’s Sculpture Garden California Scenario in Costa Mesa

California’s Orange County: Noguchi’s Sculpture Garden California Scenario in Costa Mesa

A major artistic attempt to interpret California exists in a public setting at Costa Mesa in Southern California. The art is by Isamu Noguchi, a California native whom many critics consider to be one of America ‘s leading sculptors.

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California’s Los Angeles: Getting Close to the Movies and TV

California’s Los Angeles: Getting Close to the Movies and TV

A Los Angeles visitor can get close to the movie and TV world by visiting Mann’s Chinese Theatre, Universal Studio Tours, Warner Brothers VIP Tour, Rodeo Drive, Spagos restaurant, drive-by tours of the stars’ homes, a TV taping, music at the Hollywood Bowl, the Hollywood Heritage Museum, and the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.

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California’s Los Angeles and Disneyland/Orange County

California’s Los Angeles and Disneyland/Orange County

Los Angeles and Orange County attract visitors with a range of things to do, places to see, and travel attractions. Olvera Street in Los Angeles and Disneyland in Orange County are a start.

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California’s Beverly Hills Epitomizes Upscale Travel

California’s Beverly Hills Epitomizes Upscale Travel

Travel in the U.S. has become decidedly upscale, for some. Observers of travel have watched as this measurable trend developed. For a small, but identifiable segment of travelers, price is no object. What is of concern is the highest quality in accommodations, dining, and experience.

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California’s Los Angeles as Your Personal Movie

California’s Los Angeles as Your Personal Movie

Planning my trip to Los Angeles put me in the director’s chair, requiring decisions mu ch like those that face any filmmaker. I wanted action, adventure, and most important, a happy ending that would leave me looking forward to making a sequel during a future visit.

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San Diego’s North County: Bucolic Southern California

San Diego’s North County: Bucolic Southern California

A visitor to Southern California who prefers to avoid the congestion and hassles of huge cities might well choose suburban Escondido in San Diego ‘s North County as a base for exploration.

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California’s San Diego

California’s San Diego

San Diego ranks as one of California ‘s premier family vacation cities. From a lodging at Shelter Island , where the kids can be cooled off with swimming or thrilled with sailing, you can launch forth to the two guaranteed pleasers–the San Diego Zoo/Wild Animal Park and Sea World San Diego.

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