Doubletree Los Angeles/Rosemead
Travel Blogs from Rosemead
It was our first full day in Los Angeles and we had theme parks on our mind so we headed to Universal Studios. We caught the train from our accommodation and luckily enough it was only one station away so we were there in no time. We arrived at around 10.30 but by the time we had waited in line to purchase our ticket we got in not long after 11. We thought we would hit the rides up first to try and beat the lines. First of the agenda was ...
So, if you're flying from New York to Perth, you gotta have a plan. Part of that plan is to break up the trip and don't attempt to do it in one go - especially with a 2 -- almost 3 year old. We decided to take advantage of the lovely Hotel James and Doug nestled in the Hollywood Hills. We've staying there many times before, perhaps too many times but the food is great, the ...
Relatively early morning for us today, some miles to cover. The coast road this morning probably more spectacular today than yesterday, lots of trees, cliffs & narrow winding roads. Reminded us a little of the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, only narrower & more winding. Of course as a result of this progress was slow. Stopped for lunch at the Hearst Castle, well sort of, at the visitor centre anyway. The only way up to the ...
... train Pudding to use the toilet. He won't even use a litter tray (he won't stand up on the litter and just lays down if you stand him in it) and will only go to the loo outside.
Having found the right departure gate at terminal 4, I went in search of food. The flight out to Lihue would be about 6 hours and there is only food available for purchase on the flight plus I would be arriving too late for grocery shopping and would need something for breakfast. I ...
... a first visit and also when you don't have much time. Despite being able to navigate ourselves perfectly well the tour guides are good fun and they provide non stop facts and figures along the way.
First of all our tour stopped briefly at Universal Studios to drop off some other guests - it looks fantastic so we will definitely be going there next time for a whole day trip. Next stop was the Hollywood sign, I just wanted to say I have seen ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center