Pasadena, the City of Roses, is a small city of almost 150,000 that is located north of Los Angeles. It is most famous as the home of the Rose Bowl and the Tournament of Roses Parade. the cultural center of the area with several colleges (Cal Institute of Technology) and many leading museums such as the Norton Simon and the Huntington Library and Gardens. The population was 140,000 in 2013. Photos courtesy of Wikipedia. Pasadena City Hall by Oleknutlee, the Rose Bowl by , and the Gamble House by .