Great L.A. Eats: Fall 2018

by Hiko Mitsuzuka (@TheFirstEcho) Now that we're well into fall and less concerned with swimsuit selfies, it's time to indulge in some good grub, some tasty bites, some delectable goodness...After all, 'tis...

Vulture Festival is Coming to Los Angeles!

by Ariel Paredes  Vulture Festival Presented By AT&T: at Milk Studios on May 19, 2018 in New York City. Vulture's own motto is “Devouring Culture," so it’s only right for the New York Magazine...

OUT ON THE TOWN: Brunch, Boots, and Bites

by Hiko Mitsuzuka (@TheFirstEcho) "You'd show up to the opening of an envelope." This is something I've been told whenever I respond to friends' questions about my social calendar. (It also happens to...

Berlin’s Hotel Zoo is Simply Wunderbar

by Hiko Mitsuzuka (@TheFirstEcho) 2019 will mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, that defining symbol of the Cold War that physically and ideologically separated the German city for...

An American in Paris, Part 2: Beef, Bicycles, and Blomet

by Hiko Mitsuzuka (@TheFirstEcho) After consuming a variety of crepes, fromage, and escargot throughout Paris, my culinary adventure finally brought me to the arches of the Marché Saint-Germain, where I...