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10. An American plate or portion meant for a single person could probably feed a starving African family for a week.
11. All restaurant menus have a printed warning about food poisoning at the bottom of the page: "Consuming raw or uncooked food may increase your risk of food borne illnesses" (AKA. Don't blame us if you get sick eating our food). I guess it's a disclaimer to avoid getting sued.
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Disneyland Los Angeles is split over 2 parks - Disneyland and California Adventure. The original park has some good rides and simulators but is mainly themed at the 'younger' visiters although the "it's a small world after all" boat ride was actually quite fun!
California adventure is with out doubt the better of the two with bigger and more modern rides the best of which is "The Twighlight Zone - Tower of Terror" a lift that goes ...
... desks around the world!
We head to a must do ride, Indiana Jones. We get in a long line. Turns out this is a ROLLER COASTER, I don't do ROLLERCOASTERS. When we get off I am ready to head for the hotel. I think I just got my money's worth. But on we go to pirates of the Caribbean, no seat belts required!
Susan wanted to ride everything that moved! Who knew! Susan was so happy all day. She ...
... get to the Disneyland park that first day but we ended up shopping for food and stuff (shampoo, socks, etc.) instead and we all passed out very early.
I keep reminding myself that vacation is all about taking it easy and being flexible. I think I still have a lot to learn from my friend Hester in that sense ;)
This morning we got up EARLY (which wasn't ...
... Got another big day of walking ahead of us tomorrow but enjoying being here and interested to see what will happen at breakfast tomorrow! A handy hint for anyone coming to Disneyland who doesn't want to eat only junk food... Bring your own water and pack some healthy snacks in your backpack too!! That way if you have to wait a long time for either a ride, a table at a restaurant or an attraction, you'll be able to keep snacking without having low blood sugar and zero ...
Other places to stay in Costa Mesa
3050 Bristol St, Costa Mesa | 4 star hotelfrom $113
686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa | 4 star hotelfrom $159
500 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa | 4 star hotelfrom $106
3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa | 3 star hotelfrom $148
325 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa | 3 star hotelfrom $152
6819 US 129, Live Oak | 2 star motelfrom $119
1680 Superior Avenue, Costa Mesa | 3 star hotelfrom $102
881 West Baker Street, Costa Mesa | 3 star hotelfrom $142
3205 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa | 2 star hotelfrom $62
2642 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa | 3 star hotelfrom $127
2070 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa | 2 star hotelfrom $116
2430 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa | 2 star hotelfrom $79
2100 Newport Boulevard, Costa Mesa | 2 star hotelfrom $63