Mallory Carra

Staff Writer

Mallory Carra is a freelance writer and photographer based in Los Angeles. Her work has appeared in online and print media including the New York Daily News, the Los Angeles Times, and the Columbia Journalism Review. She has an M.F.A. in screenwriting from the USC School of Cinematic Arts and a bachelor's degree in journalism from New York University. A native of New York City, she prefers living and driving in Los Angeles.

Famous Los Angeles Beaches


Some Los Angeles beaches are famous for more than just fabulous sun, sand and surf. The following Los Angeles beaches are widely known for being featured in TV and movies, from 90210 and Spongebob Squarepants to classics like Gidget and Planet of the Apes. Paradise Cove Beach Based on its long filmogaphy, Paradise Cove might…

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Metro Los Angeles Tours: Expo Line


Since the Los Angeles Metro Expo Line began service this past Spring, Angelinos and visitors can finally access Downtown Los Angeles from Culver City and all of the great restaurants and attractions in between. For the price of one of Metro’s TAP cards, the Expo Line provides access to many of the diverse neighborhoods and experiences Los Angeles has to offer. Plus, it’s a great way to avoid traffic en route to Lakers games and other Staples Center events.

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