Category Archives: Street Walker

Santa Monica

If you catch a Santa Monica street sign at just the right angle, it provides the perfect caption for your photo. More photos.

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Signs of spring

During my walks lately it’s been impossible to avoid the mostly pink blossoms which are bursting out all over the city. By the way, it’s supposed to crack 80 here today. More photos.

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What lies beneath

As I walked the first few hours of Stair Trek last weekend (the “Toughest Urban Walk on Any Planet”) I realized while talking to some of my fellow walkers that stairwalkers fall into one of two camps: Those who look … Continue reading

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West Adams sunset

Pretty sure I saw heaven above the Hoover Ranch Market. Captured while waiting for the 603 bus. On Instagram I’m @awalkerinLA

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I found a new toy

Palms three ways. vine.co/v/bJvB39Lexte — Alissa Walker (@gelatobaby) January 28, 2013 Walking will never be the same. Follow me on Vine.

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Taste the rainbow

Nature’s Skittles. Captured at the Hollywood Farmers Market.

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Luscious succulents

I run my hands over these succulents on my street almost every time I walk up my hill. I love the way they feel fake. Keep your LA jokes to yourself, please. More Street Walker photos.

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Guide us to thy perfect light

Since late November, I’ve been snapping and sharing Christmas light displays during my evening walks through LA (plus a few in New York and New Jersey). On the longest night of the year, it makes sense to share some of … Continue reading

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Snow three ways

Each year, around this time, LA changes its personality, growing cold and wet and windy just when everyone forgot that it was capable of producing weather. Also around this time, I post my annual “I can see snow from my … Continue reading

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Windy

This is what our streets look like after a day of heavy winds. There’s something almost alien about these sheared-off palm fronds, like a flock of otherworldly creatures that fell to earth. More photos.

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