Crowne Plaza Mexicali
Travel Blogs from Mexicali
... snoop dog apparently or snoop lion what ever his name is. Once back too the hostel I had a decent siesta and then practiced a little Spanish, something I need to do a lot more of. It was taco Tuesday at the hostel which means free tacos, obviously I took advantage of this. Then hung out abit with few people before shawn came and picked me up again to go back to mex. Once across the border we made a few pit stops picking up 3L of tequila and 1L of controy, a cheap ...
... the latter was the street where Pretty Woman was filmed. The area was gorgeous, it was pristine and lined with designer stores, art galleries, incredible jewellery shops and bistros. We moved on and visited the LA farmers market - an area with over 50 stalls selling different types of freshly made food. Food is incredible in LA and thankfully most places are independent and not part of a chain making them feel and taste authentic. We indulged in ...
As we didn't manage to finish the 59 mile scenic drive the other day, we decided to head back to Point Loma where we went down to the lower area to explore the tide pools! Lauren and I had and awesome time jumping over the rocks and looking for crabs, very childish but very fun haha! But the funniest moment of the day came when I turned round to see Lauren sliding down the rock, legs going in opposite directions and landing with her bum ...
... pizza for $23. The beers went down well and the pizza was lovely but we could not finish it. After watching baseball we decided to play sport ... and then Jame's night really went to pieces losing to me in pool ... not once (oh no!), not twice ... but three times. Time for me to retire on top and for James to give up! The service we had was very nice ... I mean very nice!!!! So ... back there again tomorrow night! Also we want to play American Shuffleboard against each other!
Shocking. I woke up this morning to cloud. Yes, hard to believe. It was more of the fog really that moved inland. But there it was, no sunshine. I packed up & headed out on the I-5 and old Pacific Highway in mid 60s temperatures.
A few old Hwy 101 motels & restaurants are still extant in the coastal community downtowns. The beaches looked cold ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility