Los Angeles Field Guide


Wildsam Field Guides: Los Angeles reveals the City of Angels through local stories, travel intel and modern lore, seeking out the real and rooted things, what's truly authentic and sharing the soul of a place, for travelers and locals alike.

Take a trip to the eternal summer and west coast allure, including:

  • The dozen L.A. albums to add to your vinyl collection
  • Our picks for best flea market, surf shop, denim supply and more
  • A screenwriting tutorial from the Chinatown script
  • Outdoor adventures
  • Hollywood's history of destroying L.A. on the big screen
  • A timeline of Magic Johnson and the Showtime Lakers
  • The 1992 riots and how the Los Angeles Times won a Pulitzer Prize
  • An interview with beloved chef (and pizza maestro) Nancy Silverton