1906 Lodge at Coronado Beach
Travel Blogs from Coronado
Up at half 6 for a jog of neighbourhood - so many hills was knackering! Shower and tasty breakfast- loving the blueberry bagels :) Off to the Zoo at 9am! AMAZING zoo :) tour bus first then wondered round- pandas and polar bears- incredible :) Watched the sea lion show at 1pm Aerial cars then hippos :) Drove ...
... and collect our passports. I had to spend another hour in detention. As Gary was being escorted to our car some Mexicans did a runner, all the border security took chase and captured them running up the freeway. Gary said just like TV. Anyway back to our digs safe and sound and somewhat poorer, no luxury hotels now. A good tale to tell our grandkids one day. All good and having a good laugh with our co ...
... who looked exhausted, and I was glad I am way past that stage and get to have time for myself now. After a couple of hours of this I was feeling a grumble in my tummy, I hadn't eaten and was hungry. I went up and got dressed and headed down the beach path in search of food. Not far and I found a sandwich place so I ordered a turkey croissant sandwich and of course had a cocktail to wash it down with. I was on vacation after all, (sort of). So as i sat there ...
... city names, random bells along the highway etc) anyway it got weird fairly quickly and she basically managed to brush over the question AND ramble a lot at the same time and all we really got was that California had been occupied by many different people in the last 150 years including the Russians, Argentina and Mexicans... but then everybody "just decided the US could have it and gave it to them.. there was no war".. You could tell she really had no clue.. and ...
... to do a bit of shopping.
The resort is located near a very large US Naval Base out on the Peninsula.............on the way into downtown we saw Navy Seals heading off on a training exercise in their little boat and by the time we drove around to the big bridge they were diving into the water in the bay.
Horton Plaza was the direction we were steered in by the Concierge, and of all shopping centres it ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking