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Alarm went off, but Andy slept on while I packed and got ready to leave. I forced him out of his pit about 8am. We had our breakfast cereal before setting off again down Route 66 towards Los Angeles. We followed the whole route thru Rialto, Fontana, Rancho Cucamonga, San Dimas, irwindale, Azusa, Monrovia, Arcadia and then got lost at a fork junction cos we took the left side instead of the right thru to Pasadena and the down To Los Angreles. We turned down sunset boulevard at ...
... anywhere but there. I don't think it helped that a tiny little girl in the seat in front spent the whole ride giggling with delight, and obviously enjoying herself thoroughly. Surprisingly, he did bounce back, having a go on The Mummy roller coaster (yes, a real roller coaster!) and the Transformers ride without too much hesitation - although he did insist that we delayed ...
... some lunch. After some food, we parked by the beach so we could walk along the Santa Monica pier. We watched vendors selling touristy goods, people riding roller coasters, and people working out on the rings and bars in the sand. We continued down the beach to gawk at the spectacle that is Venice Beach. When we had exhausted our meter time, we braved the LA traffic and headed to meet up with our tour guide for the weekend, the one and only Alex de Monet. That night, ...
... connected indoors! Which would be fine, except I'm dressed for winter wear as I am on my way back into that season down in the southern hemisphere. Boots, jeans and a black sweatshirt don't do well in the summer California sun. I was sweating like a pig even before I got outside!
Here's where the 6 hour layover was a blessing: my shuttle driver decided to stop and talk to EVERY bus driver we ended up side by side to. Took me an hour to get ...
Had a fantastic day cruising around in our Corvette. Sure is a head turner - had lots of people taking photos and telling us how cool it was. At first we were saying it was a hire car and they would look down at us, so then we would just smile and say thanks. I felt like such a fraud!!
Started the day at Huntington Beach but didn't stay long as there was no free parking, so ...
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