Travel Blogs from Pasadena
... that special. It was a lot ore quiet than downtown Los Angeles, but it was just a shopping street called Colorado boulevard. Pasadena was founded as a city in the 1800s and it is somewhat old. It has a really cool city hall with fountains and dome type cathedral, but outside of that it was not that special. I was hoping to find like an old town San Diego type area here in Old Town Pasadena, but really it ...
... great dinner and listened to Garret Brown talk about camera movement and his story of inventing the Steadicam.
Tuesday and Wednesday were at Abel and Thursday morning was spent at Steadicam again. After work Thursday, Randy Kizer, one of our professors out here, took us to Warner Brother's prop house. We had been in the prop house before on our WB's VIP tour, but we just walked through and didn't really get to explore. This time, Randy took us ...
... enjoying each other's company, while still feeling connected to the people that are still in the Midwest, thousands of miles away. I am really excited to get back home and see everyone.
Speaking of heading back... (great segway) Now that it's April, Ryan, Max and I can now start to plan our epic road trip back to Indiana. Our trip out here was a ton of fun and we are looking forward for this trip to be even better. On our way out here we took ...
... testing the one of Abel's cameras. I got to sit in a chair while they filmed test footage of me under different lighting conditions. I couldn't help but feel like I was in the midst of the beginning stages of a movie that will be made. Terms like "the script" and "the look we want" kept floating around. Overall it was really cool just listening to them talk about a lot of stuff.
Thursday night class was really cool. We learned about the business side of the ...
... vulgar and crude language, which caught us all off guard. At this point we all looked at each other. The man with the mic handed it off to another man who started talking about cartoons and that what we were going to see was some really funny, really offensive, 5 second cartoons (He even mentioned that his mom was there). At that point, we all knew we were not in the right place. Now it became a priority of leaving the theater as quickly as possible ...
Other places to stay in Pasadena
180 North Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena | 3 star hotelfrom $125
- Close to Old town Pasadena
- Excellent hotel, excellent location, great service
- Reliable Hotel, Wildly Variable Rates
191 N Los Robles, Pasadena | 4 star hotelfrom $189
- Too Much Light in Room At Night
- Very Nice
- Needs Work
303 East Cordova Street, Pasadena | 3 star hotelfrom $170
- Priceline not honored
- Low-rise/Great hotel
- Mediocre at Best
1401 South Oak Knoll Ave, Pasadena | 4 star hotelfrom $265
- Hotel in beautiful Grounds
- Wonderful Wedding Weekend!
- Miserable experience
168 South Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena | 4 star hotelfrom $144
3500 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $130
2156 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $92
3321 E. Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena | 1 star hotelfrom $103
400 South Arroyo Parkway, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $111
1203 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $102
2462 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $112
350 Del Mar, Pasadena | Hotelfrom $118
1633 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena | Hotelfrom $85
- A budget motel deserving of a good review..
- Stay there all the time
- Stay there a lot and like it!
2767 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena | Hotelfrom $33
3800 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $69