Olvera Street – L.A.’s First Street

Olvera Street
Downtown Los Angeles

As Piñatas sway
the Fragrance of Taquitos
Fills my Hungry knows.

Olivera Street, Los Angeles
Olivera Street, Los Angeles, Photo by Steve Karbelnig, All Rights Reserved

 

Olvera Street, Los Angeles, Photo by Steve Karbelnig, All Rights Reserved
Olvera Street, Los Angeles, Photo by Steve Karbelnig, All Rights Reserved

Echo Park Los Angeles

Echo Park

Stroll where turtles play
The Lotus flowers smile wide
A jogger runs, bye

echo park los angeles downtown view
Echo Park Lake Photo Credit – Steven Karbelnig

Trails Cafe

Trails CafeGriffith Park

Hike a nearby trail,
Shady trees, hibiscus tea
Flaky scone, Perhaps?

trails cafe griffith park los angeles
Trails Cafe Photo Credit – Steven Karbelnig
Trails Cafe griffith park los angeles
Trails Cafe Photo Credit – Steven Karbelnig

Under the Stars

Griffith Observatory 

On a brushy Hill
Observatory waits for
Planets too Up Here.

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
Griffith Observatory. Photo by Steve Karbelnig.
All Rights Reserved

 

View of Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Observatory
View from Griffith Observatory of Downtown Los Angeles. Photo by Steve Karbelnig. All Rights Reserved.