The Expo line’s extension past Culver City finally opened this past Friday after a few years of construction and weeks of anticipation. Now, folks can travel from Downtown to Santa Monica in about 45 minutes. I can’t say that’s a breeze, but hey, we’re making transportation strides, right? Make it a day trip, and explore the eats and drinks you can enjoy near the stops between Culver City and Downtown Santa Monica. For a list of suggestions, check out my article on CBSLA.com.