First impression of L.A.: unbelievable!

This post is about some beautiful sights I found on the UCLA campus during my first week and my trip to Santa Monica Beach.

9 July 2019

My name is Yizixuan Yuan, and I'm from Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University! I have just finished my first week at UCLA — it was amazing. I notice that my trip happens to coincide with the centenary at UCLA.

The environment of the campus is quite beautiful and fascinating, with numerous distinctive buildings and a large amount of public green space. People here are also friendly and helpful. Walking on such a campus, I sincerely feel delightful every day. The climate here in L.A. is quite pleasant. The sun is shining brightly here, which makes me can’t help smiling.

I went to Santa Monica Beach with my friends during the weekend to have a wonderful sunbath. The blue sea was so refreshing, and we all enjoyed the incomparable beauty of her. We also went to Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. and had a nice lunch. The trip is memorable, and I hope my friends and I can have more fun and enjoy the study life at UCLA in the following weeks. 

Santa Monica Yacht Harbor
People at Santa Monica Pier
Vendor stand at Santa Monica Pier
Fish and chips
Outside of Bubba Gump
Metro bus
Bird watching over water
Airplane banner
Santa Monica Route 66 sign
Powell Library
Inside of Powell Library
UCLA campus
UCLA theatre
UCLA tennis court
Corridor of UCLA Boelter Hall

First impression of L.A.:

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