Within the city limits: October 8, 9, 10.
First impression: Worst drivers outside Egypt. Bicyclists to match.
Weather: Sun (and no wind).
Strange: City, on a beach, in the middle of nowhere.
Lodging: Suburban couchsurfing.
Vegan restaurants: Tons. All great, including an ACM with vegan options (that’s Automated Cupcake Machine).
Highlights: Awesome food at Chicago Diner, great museum (MCA) and good bookstores and shops.
Lowlights: Driving amongst the animals.
More photos after the jump. Bold dates indicate full days, all others are mixed with traveling to and from. All entries include photos en route to, and including that destination.