Montecito Del Mar Hotel
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... hot for spring here. I decided to go to the beach, since I didn't go last weekend. To make the most of it, I also did some shopping while I was downtown. For dinner, I stopped at Mcdonald's. While I was eating, I heard a guy screaming at another guy. I looked up to see what was happening and two men, one who was about 20 years old and the other, about sixty years old, were arguing over something. I am pretty ...
Hooray for sleeping in until 10am!
Santa Barbara today! But I can't get off the ship until Thursday since I don’t get my laminex until Wednesday. And I’m On-Call from noon to 5pm meaning I have to stay on the ship and carry around a duty pager. If one of the girls needs help during the port day shift, they can call my pager and I need to go up to the center to work.
I went up to the crew deck to use my internet and text, and when I came back down ...
... and lunch. And the sign “Next exit State Prison” and right underneath the sign “Do not pick up hitch hikers” – wonder why? I think its super exciting and a lot to see – we love it
Time difference: it gets dark earlier… and then we discover we cross over and are one hour ahead… but finally we do arrive in Mesa / Arizona – 2758 km after leaving ...
Today we had to be up and ready to go by 10am when Thommo came and picked us up. We checked out and headed in the van to get breakfast then met up at the guys hotel and they checked out, then we went and got a park for the van in front of Santa Barbara pier. We spent the morning checking out the pier which has been rebuilt after a massive fire on it a few years back. We got ice cream and walked along the pier checking out some shops and taking ...
... bar staff (after all they are trying to earn their tips) So on my last 6 weeks I've often enjoyed rocking up to a bar ordering some beer and having friendly banter with the staff and locals. Tonight, I decided to go to a Mexican restaurant a couple of blocks from my hotel, it's got some good reviews and I fancied a margarita. They didn't have a bar and so they offered me ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Montecito Del Mar Hotel Santa Barbara
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