Oakwood At The Village Redondo Beach
Travel Blogs from Redondo Beach
... continued our beach hopping journey to Long Beach, home of the Queen Mary. We didn't really expect too much of this place but it was really nice. Everything was so modern and clean. We went to the marina where the Queen Mary now permanently sits as a posh hotel. The marina was so pretty and had so much to offer. The Shoreline Village was so cute with its coloured wooden buildings, the Harbor Lighthouse sat perched on a manicured island and the ...
... She is yelling out to everyone to remove keys and coins from your pockets. However what they really mean to say is to take everything out of your pockets including any suspicious lip gloss. I am stopped by the Security guard – “what do you have in your pocket?” Me (speak slowly) – lip gloss Security guard scans pocket with metal detector Me (move slowly you do not want to be shot) - remove lip gloss from pocket, ...
... sign. Next we walked along Holywood Boulevard to look at the sights including the stars on the sidewalk. At the Famous Chinese Theatre we managed to get a few photos of some of the stars hand and foot prints.
We could not visit Holywood without having lunch at The Hard Rock, this is a habit of ours as we been in the restaurants in Budapest, ...
... the start, we really did love this chance
to see so much and it's made us appreciate what we do have at home
and just with each other even more. We thought we were aware of all
of the above too but it's not until your out there doing it that you
really understand what I'm talking about. As long as you are flexible
and are aware of and understand these factors than all the positive
things will totally outweigh the tougher times and hopefully, like
us, you'll have one hell of a ...
... but it's interesting to speculate. There was a rather long recession, from 1873-1879, in the U.S. and Europe. Perhaps the Harleys moved to Missouri, hoping for a better life, but returned to N.J. when they didn't find it.
Now, how did I find these people, you are no doubt asking? Genealogical research is fun but tricky, especially for the novice which I most assuredly am. There are many people with similar names; ...
Other places to stay in Redondo Beach
300 N Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $156
- Loved the Crowne Plaza
- Enjoyable surroundings
- Great hotel, great location
260 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $179
- A decent hotel masquerading as a luxury hotel
- Very happy
- Mixed Reviews
400 North Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $215
- Excellent place to stay
- Lovely hotel
- A Third Return Visit
1850 South Pacific Coast Highway, Redondo Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $121
- A Nice Place to Visit
- Nicest motel in the area
- Pass on this place if you have other options
1700 South Pacific Coast Highway, Redondo Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $102
2740 Artesia Boulevard, Redondo Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $107
711 South Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $99
1935 Artesia Boulevard, Redondo Beach | Hotelfrom $70
625 South Pacific Coast Highway, Redondo Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $93