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One Day in SoCal

One Day in SoCal

Whether you are here for one day or a month, live here year round or have traveled here from across the world, are venturing out solo or with family. I'll be your guide as we explore all there is to do right here in Southern California!

Recent Episodes

Episode 25 - Jim Henson Studios VIP Tour

March 8, 2023

I was afforded a fairly rare opportunity to tour the Jim Henson Company Lot in Hollywood, California and have a small audience with the one and only Brian Henson! Unlike most movie studios, The Jim Henson Company does not do…

Episode 23 - The California Science Center

Feb. 3, 2023

Located just south of Downtown Los Angeles is a FREE museum that is home to the only Space Shuttle on the West Coast; The original Space Shuttle Endeavour. In edition, you'll get to see some amazing replicas and original spa…

Episode 22 - Medieval Times: Dinner and Tournament

Jan. 13, 2023

Modern life can be stressful. Looking for a refuge from the chaos of cell phones, modern medicine and democracy? Enter Medieval Times: Dinner and Tournament, a SoCal native located in Buena Park, California (about a block fr…

Episode 21 - Downtown LA

Dec. 30, 2022

While Downtown Los Angeles looks like an urban landscape of white collar business and government, it is filled with hidden gems, history and attractions that add to what makes SoCal unique. Venture with me as I take a walkin…

Episode 20 - Background Acting in Hollywood

Dec. 16, 2022

So you want to be a famous actor, huh? As extreme as the odds are, there are numerous things you can do to increase your odds of at least some success in Hollywood, whether you are visiting for a few days or one of the many …

Recent Blog Posts

Episode 25 - Jim Henson Company VIP Tour

Jim Henson Studio Courtyard         Our Tour Guide The Reception Center   Kermit Thee Frog here!   …

Episode 24: The Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Art "I …

Urban Light    Inside the Urban Light exhibit Creepy abandoned Service Station or art display walkthrough inside a museum?   Va…

Episode 24: The Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Art "I …


About the Host

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Tim Alcoser

Marine, Iraq War Veteran, Former Police Officer, part-time actor and full-time Information Technology Professional.
Growing up in poverty, I would constantly watch the Travel Channel (you know, before it became ghosts, aliens and celebrity chefs) and dream about the day I would finally be able to travel. Now that I've clawed my way up to sweet middle class, I've got lost time to make up!

I want to share my experiences with everyone else so that you can plan your own adventures.