BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Hotel Coronado Island
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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It's always sunny in Southern California and when we arrived it was no exception. It was interesting to hear the locals complain how hot it has been. At 81 it is not hot, it is warm but what makes it uncomfortable is the humidity. After a short ride we arrived at Hotel Del Coronado. One of the oldest, historic and beautiful hotels on the west ...
... we arrived, we were met by Percyanother guide from Condor who would take us through Machu Picchu. The town is around 8700ft. above sea level. The town here survives on the tourist that visit here, over a million people visit every year up to 6000 a day sometimes. The town is full of vendors selling every type of item a tourist might want. Alpaca clothing, hats, blankets and more are a big seller from the area. We boarded another bus for the 20 minute ride to to the top of the ...
... but could not get into the rides until after the National Anthem was played at 10.
There were some lines but not too bad. Susan wanted to ride the kiddy rides so we went there first. I say kiddy rides but there were plenty of adults without kids on them too. Lots of Mexican here. Lots of moms with lots of kids just playing like a day in a park.
We did all the shows available today, saw the animal exhibits, rode most of the rides!! It was hot. ...
... some beautiful residential neighborhoods to get there, and found we had to drive through a military base to get to the point. There is an enormous military cemetery that lines both sides of the road. We were not expecting to come up on that and it was quite sobering. We didn't end up staying too long as we were all hungry and headed a little further north on the coast to Ocean Beach to find dinner.
Ocean Beach is a little more younger and ...
... up and see blue sky, but if you look out, it's hazy and smoggy. We're very glad we don't' live here, it would be sad to us to see pollution every day.
Relatively uneventful trip, other than a few traffic jams. We made it into San Diego and arrived at the Del Coronado at around 5:30. This hotel was on our bucket list, as it’s an historic hotel with a wonderful history. You may know it as the hotel where ...