BetsyMalloy

11 Added | 2 Magazines | 6 Likes | 1 Following | 15 Followers | @bmalloy | I'm a curious, entrepreneurial photographic artist, California travel expert and artisanal travel book publisher. Also curating and publishing at gocalifornia.about.com, Google Plus: +BetsyMalloy, Twitter: @FromBetsyMalloy and Pinterest: pinterest.com/betsymalloy/

Made in California: Fender an instrument of change in guitar industry

Deep inside a cavernous factory in Corona, some legendary rock names gather nonchalantly along a wall.<p>There's Eric Clapton next to Jeff Beck, with Mark Knopfler only inches away — not the actual musicians, but the bespoke guitar necks that those performers prefer bolted to their Fender …

Unearthing 91-Year-Old Sphinxes From the Buried Ten Commandments Set

Hollywood lore and biblical history have been buried together for almost a century under the coastal sands of California, but archaeologists recently …

The Intriguing Tale Behind The Famous Hollywood Sign

It's recognised throughout the world as an American cultural icon that defines the movie industry. The Hollywood sign, is located on Mount Lee, high …

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The Best Holiday Lights in Los Angeles

Camera Comics: Awesome Comic Books from the 1940s

Between July 1944 and 1946, the U.S. Camera Publishing Company published a comic book titled “Camera Comics” in an attempt to get kids interested in …

Los Angeles: A Walking and Public Transit City

Ugh. I hope you don’t have to drive much. I have a hard time seeing you there. I sure as hell hope you have a car to get around. Aren’t the highways …

Go On Location: Walk in Oscar's Footsteps - The Top 10 Outdoor Film Locations

How to pack like the pros

Does traveling more make you pack less? Not necessarily, although we talked to five high-mileage, high-profile travelers (whose combined annual airline points could buy a private island in the Caribbean) to get their take on carry-on and carrying less.<p>Pauline Frommer<p><i>Publisher of Frommers.com and</i> …

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