Travel Blogs from Santa Monica, United States

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Sun, sand, self-celebration: Santa Monica, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Sun, sand, self-celebration: Santa Monica

A travel blog entry by angelontheroad

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... meals is over and so are Hostel-for-15US$-a-day times. Say hallo to consume, commerce and vast spending. The capital S in Santa Monica stands for Spending, the capital M stands for Money. In South America both words are written with small letters. For ...

Nature Experience in L.A. - bike and horses, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Nature Experience in L.A. - bike and horses

A travel blog entry by joyce.kwong

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... bike path is relatively flat, so it's manageable.  There are lots of roller-bladers and joggers along this bike path, especially between Santa Monica and Venice - but it is fine to ride at decent speed along this path even on weekends (I rode on ...

the doctors function at Trump National G.C., Santa Monica, United States travel blog

the doctors function at Trump National G.C.

A travel blog entry by chooklotto

After checking the emails this morning I walked around the Santa Monica area and had a look in some of the shops.  I booked myself in for an appointment at the local hairdresser tomorrow morning as after 6 months at the snow these locks need a ...

Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Santa Monica Pier

A travel blog entry by rscof

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Beverly Hills Santa Monica and Venice Beach, Santa Monica Beverly Hills Venice Beach, United States travel blog

Beverly Hills Santa Monica and Venice Beach

A travel blog entry by annieek

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... and i head to Venice beach, check out some shops on the promenade and then hire bikes and ride along the promenade up to Santa Monica Pier and back again! A really cool hip place, buskers line the cement and cool hippy shops. Reminds me of Bondi but ...

The Last Hurray!, Los Angeles And Santa Monica, United States travel blog

The Last Hurray!

A travel blog entry by only_in_the_usa

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... fetch huge prices. Our tour guide was quite dry and had some very useless information to pass on! Our last day was spent down at Santa Monica, doing the very last tick off for Route 66! Lunch, shopping, beach bumming and the pier were a great way to fill ...

Santa Monica Pier - Ocean Views, Cinco de Mayo, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Santa Monica Pier - Ocean Views, Cinco de Mayo

A travel blog entry by nlhedrick

Cinco de Mayo -- I went for Mexican food on the Pier in Santa Monica and couldn't resist the ...

My Return to Santa Monica, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

My Return to Santa Monica

A travel blog entry by paulhfischer

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... mixture of affluent single-family neighborhoods, renters, surfers, professionals, and students. Partly because of its agreeable climate, Santa Monica had become a famed resort town by the early 20th century. The city has experienced a boom ...

"You know, strikes and gutters. Ups and downs."

A travel blog entry by thepromise927

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... Schuyler. Another legend in the field Sky and his girlfriend put up Andy in the middle of the night with a 6 o'clock wake up looming. Santa Monica is a real nice town, and hardly the L.A. we all imagine in our minds. It has a neo-boulder feel with alot ...

My first day in America, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

My first day in America

A travel blog entry by charlos_travels

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Yesterday we arrived in Santa Monica (LA). We flew with Virgin Australia on a Boeing 777.  It took 16 hours to get here. We had a look at the Santa Monica Pier and went down to the beach. We saw: a bendy bus a green and white taxi a ferris wheel ...

Santa Monica & Californians for Nebraska, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Santa Monica & Californians for Nebraska

A travel blog entry by livingmylife

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Spent some time in Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and Hollywood also attempted to check out the Californians for Nebraska for the Nebraska v Ball State game in Hermosa beach at the pier.  No go for PPV game ...

The Califronia Missons, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

The Califronia Missons

A travel blog entry by dancharming

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We arrived in Luis santa obisse after visitng the beauitful city of Santa ...

Drive, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Drive

A travel blog entry by funkymonk

... 's own". Santa Barbara was a sweet enough experience, if only for my walk along the palm tree-lined beach as the light was fading. Santa Monica looks good, very much as I'd pictured it. I've only got two nights here before I move onto West Hollywood. I'm ...

Bye Sam!, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Bye Sam!

A travel blog entry by jamjam698

... he left, felt lime we should be leaving with him. Ah well we've got some time left and it will be fun. Off to Santa Monica for a walk around the pier, which was alright, but slightly too much like Yarmouth with nicer weather for me. Plus I was amazingly ...

Fretting a Frog and the Hollyweird Experience, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Fretting a Frog and the Hollyweird Experience

A travel blog entry by buckanddeanne

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... Google Maps) On route home to Santa Monica we cruised through West Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills and Bel Air to gawk at the very wealthy and their palaces and turned again towards the Santa Monica beachfront. All in all a very busy and fulfilling ...

Superbowl Pregame 2007, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Superbowl Pregame 2007

A travel blog entry by scott_and_amy

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We headed back up the coast for the annual (16 years now) Superbowl party in Santa Monica California. But in our true wisdom and trying to relive our college days decided to go out the night before and light it up. So here are our pictures from our ...

Los Angeles/Santa Monica shopping, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Los Angeles/Santa Monica shopping

A travel blog entry by mcgovern43

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We woke up this morning - for the first rain of the trip. So took it slow and headed for the shops. We both did a bit of damage (i have the ultimate purple leather jacket - on sale!) we saved hundreds of dollars and that doesn't even count that the ...

Don't start packing yet, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Don't start packing yet

A travel blog entry by mma32

Don't get fooled by the scenic pictures of Tajikistan. Access to Pamir, other regions is nearly impossible. Tour companies mostly rip-offs and hygiene none existent. You'd be dealing with Polio, infestation, infection at a very high $$$$. Only decent ...

Fly & Recover, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Fly & Recover

A travel blog entry by mandymartin

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... a lot of movies to choose from. The children around us were very good and there was no one hacking & coughing (always a bonus). Santa Monica was lovely, lots of similar plants as in  Perth. After dropping our bags we went for a walk to the Pier ...

Santa Monica and LA pride, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Santa Monica and LA pride

A travel blog entry by lojoandang

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... as had locked our head light inside the lockers!! Headed our to the beach for an early morning stroll and discovered Santa Monica Pier. Santa Monica Pier is the oldest pier in California and it has a solar powered ferris wheel.. In the evening wee ...

Surfin USA, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Surfin USA

A travel blog entry by pauliandcarlo

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... nbsp; And sure enough - three dolphins not one hundred metres from the shore jumping and playing in the Ocean.  Apparently Santa Cruz is the real Surfers Beach but this was Surfers Sauchiehall Street!!  Hundreds of guys all kitted out trying to ...

Santa Monica, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Santa Monica

A travel blog entry by bipuresan

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... ontbijtje genomen! Daarna een duik ik het verwarmde zwembad…naar LV met 40 graden was het een soort van koud in Santa Monica met ongeveer 23 graden! We hebben in de middag wat boodschappen gehaald, Beverly Hills en Rodeo Drive bekeken.. Ook moesten ...

Memorial Day weekend in Santa Monica, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Memorial Day weekend in Santa Monica

A travel blog entry by hansanddoyle

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Longing for some much needed sun and heat, we spent the Memorial Day weekend in Santa Monica for no particular reason besides getting out of town and enjoying the Californian life for a while. Although the weather was much cooler than ...

Santa Monica - Getty better soon, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Santa Monica - Getty better soon

A travel blog entry by claireandsteve

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... on Santa Monica as a base to visit LA as we hadn’t been able to find a decent enough area within LA and from Santa Monica we thought it would be easy to visit the surroundings like Malibu, Hollywood and Venice beach.   We had decided to do the ...

Los Angeles, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Los Angeles

A travel blog entry by jinx44

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We made our way to Los Angeles to stay with Claire in Santa Monica. We were there less than 48 hours but that short span of time allowed us to visit two beaches, a boardwalk, shop, and realize a waterproof camera isn’t exactly waterproof (which was ...

Bloomington - Chicago - Phoenix, Litchfield, United States travel blog

Bloomington - Chicago - Phoenix

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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I actually started putting down names of friends who were White Sox fans I wanted to get autographs and memorabilia for a few days before we left.. I didn't realize I had so many White Sox friends. I packed (including my clubs) on Sunday, January 15 ...

Superbowl 2007, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Superbowl 2007

A travel blog entry by scott_and_amy

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The 16th Annual Reddog Superbowl was a blast and we actually watched some of the game this year! Man we must be getting old! But as you will see the days theme was Highschool Prom! If you want to see our invite check this link out! ...

Day 1, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by elouise-adrian

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I've arrived safely in beautiful Santa Monica. After a tiring 15hours of flying it was a great feeling to finally stand on some solid ground and breathe some fresh air. Although, I can't complain about the flight, I was blessed with an upgrade from ...

Salsa and street theatre, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Salsa and street theatre

A travel blog entry by suily

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It's my last day in Santa Monica, so I decided to check out the pool at the hotel.  I fancied lazing on a lounger for a bit and relaxing.  What I discovered was that the hotel pool was nestled right next to a motorway tunnel.  And like the ...

Down the coast to Hollywood, Santa Monica, United States travel blog

Down the coast to Hollywood

A travel blog entry by wadhwani

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... are built directly on the highway side by side so it's very difficult to get down there if you're not a resident. Arriving in Santa Monica, the bags got dropped in the hotel and we were swiftly on our way to Hollywood. Well, swiftly out of our hotel ...

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