DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Monrovia - Pasadena Area
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- Swimming pool
- High-speed internet in room
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... br> stars embedded in the pavement. It was at Gruman's Chinese Theatre that we found the imprints of star's hands and feet in the pavement. Tried to get up to the famous Hollywood Sign but road closed because of fire risk.
Diverted to Griffiths Observatory, for some stunning views and sunset over downtown LA.
Monday a work day for Mark and Yoshie, so we strolled ...
... and done some research for our coming days in Hollywood as we didn't want a repeat! Dan wanted to go Six Flags theme park but it was shut in the week as it's now winter, we didn't want to go on the weekend as it was frightfest so would be busy. So we put that out the window and thought we would look at Disneyland and Universal instead but they were ridiculously expensive! Whilst we were at it we checked Florida for Typoon Lagoon as we were meant to head there in the few weeks ...
... Rodeo Drive, Sunset Strip, Hollywood Bowl, Mulholland Drive, Hollywood Hills and of course Beverley Hills were all in the mix. I can't count the number of celebrity mansions we saw but not a celebrity in sight. Personally we thought Hollywood looks a bit tired and wasn't quite what we expected.
After the tour we drove to Santa Monica and Venice Beach. Very busy, full of locals and tourists. We had planned to hire a bike ...
... the sets from pretty little liars so yeah blended all the happiness. We even got assigned houses from the Hogwarts sorting hat...Tim is Slytherin and I Griffindor. Looks like opposites Do really attract. To wrap up the epicness of Tims longest Friday ever we headed to a jazz picnic might and he met pretty much every person I have met and had the pleasure of becoming friends with in LA. We celebrated with a whole bevy of Australian ...
... people along the promenade is fun to watch; tourists and ”regular” people mix with artists, street performers, weed selling doctors, skateboarders and hobo’s. As we walk along the promenade we pass by some of the places; Muscle Beach, the skatepark and the basketball courts.
After a couple of hours in Venice we move on to Santa Monica which is a bit more polished, but still very much a beach ...