Santa Monica

Santa Monica

Santa Monica has always been one of Los Angeles County’s most vibrant cities.

Santa Monica

When it was linked by streetcars to downtown Los Angeles it was a holiday playground for working class Angelenos, who flocked to the Santa Monica Pier, complete with Ferris wheel.

Santa Monica

I decided to take Georgiana to The Georgian, a hotel built in 1933, and host in its heydays to people like Clark Gable, Carole Lombard and mobster Bugsy Siegel.