Travel Blogs from Norwalk
... Vegas was at 12:15pm and I had to get across the otherwise of downtown Los Angeles to where I had arrived from so wanted to ensure I didn't miss it.The only downside to my time in Santa Monica was the 4 other people in the room being so bloody loud!Now I don't mind a bit of fun and what not,but the first 3 nights we had 4 French guys up at 6am every day which is not a problem,however the fact they decided to get ready then spend half an hour standing around talking and ...
... Moritsio picks us up at 6pm. We have lots of luggage. Lots. 13 cases. Moritsio and Oscar manage to squeeze it on except now there's no room for us. So it's unpacked and we get in and luggage is placed around us and on roof. These Prius' aren't meant for this. We take the scenic route which is so much better than the freeway, lovely houses and in 45 minutes we are at LAX. Sad to say goodbye to Moritsio, he's become one of the family. Pay him with a ...
... about. Had some lunch at a cafe called Daisy's cafe, which was nice, hangover getting slightly better.
Drove up to the Hollywood sign though couldn't park so didn't see it properly. Went and met Gemma after which was great, good to see her and catch up. I think she's missing home quite a bit but adjusting out here with her 9 month baby daughter hazel and husband Tim. Had a couple of coffees, took ...
Managed to grab breakfast for the first time! Which wasn't great really bit oh well. Left just before 11, went to go take touristy pictures of the welcome to las Vegas sign then off to los Angeles. Found out some annoying news that the accommodation we were supposed to have for 4 nights isn't available for the first night. So we had to rush ...
... see on our walk.
We then were dropped off on Sunset Blvd to walk around on the Strip. There was lots to see as we looked for footprints of stars at Grauman's Chinese Theater, plus the stars walk of fame on the sidewalk. Charley warned us not to take our pictures with all the costumed people from different movies, as they would want money from us. And there were many characters there! From Star Wars to Alice ...
Other places to stay in Norwalk
12500 Firestone Blvd, Norwalk | 3 star hotelfrom $61
13111 Sycamore Drive, Norwalk | 3 star hotelfrom $112
10902 Firestone Boulevard, Norwalk | 1 star hotelfrom $79
12512 Pioneer Blvd., Norwalk | 1 star hotelfrom $78
11734 Imperial Highway, Norwalk | 1 star hotelfrom $72