Darius Rucker has traveled the world, but the Hootie & the Blowfish lead vocalist heart remains in Charleston, South Carolina, his hometown.
In Santa Monica, residents enjoy swinging on the monkey bars at the beach as much as they enjoy exploring the city’s culinary scene, which is a playground itself. Even if it means braving Los Angeles traffic, that’s all the more reason to stay longer than just an afternoon. Here’s how to spend 24 hours in Santa Monica.
Manhattan has a reputation for being an expensive place to visit, but locals know you don’t have to spend a fortune to eat really (really, really) well. These inexpensive eats will satisfy your taste buds and still leave enough dough in your wallet to seek out everything the city has to offer.