The baking powder: a teaspoon of a sweet story

The first time I had to look for the baking powder I was really confused by the USA system about these things, that’s why I decided to write this article to help you guys. I don’t know where you are from, but, as I said in the past episodes of my story, I am from Italy. Read More …

Bonfire: Italy vs Los Angeles…. hamburgers and marshmallows

An essential tradition in Los Angeles and in California is the bonfire. Actually I was used to the italian style, well, to the Calabria style. Briefly, what it is supposed to do is to find a peaceful/wild empty beach where almost nobody is sunbathing, around 5 pm, better if close to a forest (or a place full Read More …

Getting used to the American Coffee: the point of no return

I have been thinking at “how to write this article” for a few weeks. An entire article by talking about coffe could sound wierd and boring, but I think that getting used to the American Coffee is not only something about coffe. As I told you in the last “episode”, about finding an italian espresso in Read More …

Italian espresso in Los Angeles: all the Donts!

Do you like the espresso coffee? Since I am italian, not only I like the italian espresso coffee, but also I need it! For the italian people, espresso coffee is a habit, a tradition, a culture: something we are used to from so long that we cannot think to live without. However, find a good Read More …

Find an apartment in Los Angeles: web sites and tips

Hi guys, as I told you in the past “episode”, I have just moved from Italy to Los Angeles (LA), and the first thing I had to do was definitely finding an apartment! Fortunately, there are several helpful web sites to find an apartment in Los Angeles, but for sure they are not gonna suggest Read More …

The weird California weather: Dr Jackill and Mr Hide

The first things that people learn about California are mostly about the California weather, the sun and the beaches. California is world wide recognized as a warm place where one could surf along all the year: no seasons, no winter, no rain, only summer… Paradise! That’s why, while I was looking for an apartment, I was Read More …

From Calabria to Los Angeles: an unexpected journey

Welcome everybody to my first article at the Los Angeles (LA) session on Onesabroad.com ! I am so excited to tell you about my story and my experiences. I am from Italy and I’ve arrived in LA 3 weeks ago, thus everything is new and I am still exploring the city, the system, the environment and the Read More …