Holiday Inn Express Van Nuys
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... and nice people! Thank you all who stopped us to talk and offer directions to a couple with a map trying to figure it out on there own. The metro stopped 2 blocks from our hotel in the Plaka district. Once we arrive at the Electra Palace Hotel. The desk man tells us our group is having dinner 5 minutes away if we would like to join them. After quick showers we braved the vague directions and found ...
... awake, showered and dressed we headed out to find somewhere for breakfast. Just past the pizza place we found a little cafe so that's where we had breakfast, it wasn't fantastic but wasn't awful either and was very cheap. Back at the motel I rang Heather and Tim and they had just woken up and were heading out for breakfast so they said they'd ring us when they got back. I spent the time packing up all our stuff as tonight we fly home!
Around 10ish we ...
... waiting to board. And so ends a fantastic trip! If feels like a very long time ago that we arrived here and perhaps feels even longer due to being in Spain the week before. We are ready to come home and are looking forward to our annual 2 weeks on the beach at Forster with great friends. So long ...
... car and it was a simulation ride. We had to put 3d glasses on again and it was so real like. You weren't just watching something happen in front of you, it was all around you. I thought we were a car being chased by big transformers and then towards the end it looked like we had arms and were fighting and I remember thinking, I thought we were a car. Then I remembered we were in the Transformers ride so we had probably transformed. Der!!!! It was so ...
... studio still had the same 'feel' to it, almost like you were walking through the studio backlot 50 years ago. The studio tour itself still takes you through the earthquake simulator and passed the Jaws lake, but thrown in to the mix is the 3D King Kong vs the dinosaurs experience, and of course, the obligatory visit to Wisteria Lane.
After the tour we took on the various rides, the first being Jurassic Park. They give you fair ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking