Kellogg West Conference Center & Hotel
Travel Blogs from Pomona
I got up this morning feeling much better - still a bit shaky and dizzy but much improved. We pulled out of Santa Barbara this morning, having seen nothing of the city. Oh well - maybe next time!
Although it is Thanksgiving Day today, the traffic on the 101 seemed pretty heavy. We passed exits marked "Studio City", "North Hollywood", etc. and saw lots of palm trees and people in convertibles. It seems that ...
... just sitting around in their homes talking and sharing. Nowhere to go, nothing to do, just be. That may have been a first for Vickie and I, for sure it was a first sitting in her home and sharing.
Saturday morning Vickie fixed a great breakfast. We ate outside on her patio enjoying the beautiful Southern California weather.
What I learned about myself -
That Friday's were turning into "blue" Friday's. I hope they ...
... and headed off to the airport. We had 7 bags to check and 6 carry-ons. Thank goodness Chris had done all the hard work in the days leading up the airport re distributing the weight across all the bags and I decided to get one of baggage guys to help us (they work for tips) at the airport so the checkin and screening of all the bags was pretty painless. Zach was also super well behaved as he LOVES airports and riding on ...
... but whatever will be will be.
We had good fortune all the way and only a little bit of rain here and there, which didn't really stop us doing what we wanted to do. There were ups and downs all the way, but only in the sense of the roller coaster roads we drove on. I only missed a few film locations and there will be plenty of time in the coming years to try and find ...
Since I wasn't leaving Christchurch until 6.50pm most of the day was spent moping around since most packing was done. Headed to the airport at around 5 since it was a connecting flight. Apparently the link between Christchurch and the USA was broken so they couldn't check me right through, but they did put me on an earlier flight from Christchurch which was good because I spent approximately 50mins in queue at Auckland airport ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service