The California Bucket List: Your daily guide to the best adventures and experiences in the Golden State

8. Suburban splendor

Take Tujunga Avenue north from Ventura Boulevard, then pull over between Woodbridge and Moorpark streets. You have just arrived in suburban paradise, although it comes with a fatal footnote. Begin by nibbling, sipping and browsing in the home and patio that have been converted into Aroma Coffee & Tea Co. (a.k.a. Aroma Café) and the neighboring bookshop, Portrait of a Bookstore. Pictured: Aroma Coffee & Tea Co.
Carlos Chavez
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