Park Inn By Radisson Covina
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Park Inn By Radisson Covina
Travel Blogs from Covina
... load up and head off towards our hotel. As we leave the lot we're a little concerned as Fanny, our trusty satnav unit, hasn't yet managed to pick up satellites so isn't giving us any directions, thankfully a few minutes later she finds a satellite so we programme her and off we go.
We find our hotel, The Sunburst Spa & Suites, in Culver City fairly easily, check-in and quickly hit the sack as by this time it's about 11pm and we are shattered!
... The tour goes for about an hour and is an interesting look at how movies get made. I find the back-lots which truly look like streets of New York, or Europe or even the Wild West, being completely deserted as they are, really eerie. When do you ever walk drive down a street anywhere which is completely deserted? It's amazing how they create the realistic veneers of street-scapes. Sometimes they have actual buildings (where they can film both inside and out), but more often, they ...
... to Venice Beach... the last stop before home. I went to a local bar to watch the Mayweather v Maidana fight (weird it not being on at 4am!), came back, got a burrito from a Mexican man and went to bed pretty early. Sunday was dedicated to maximising the tan before coming home. I spent all day on the beach, with the occasional dip in the sea. I was planning on having a chilled evening and was lying on my bed eating yet another burrito for dinner when a ...
... this epic drive from the Grand Canyon to LA, but happy as we were and ready for new sights, the journey was nothing short of amazing.
Even though it turned out our rented sat nav had a dodgy charger, and about two hours into our drive decided that enough was enough, and shut down. We were on our way to Peggy Sue’s 50s diner in Yermo when it informed us it was tired and going to have a little kip, so at least we weren’t ...
... with tomato sauce or sour cream.
Despite all the overpriced trash and hype we really enjoyed going to Hollywood, seeing the sign on the hill, and walking along the Walk of Fame. Strangely it feels run down compared to the Avenue of Stars in Hong Kong, and in fact the city as a whole seems like it's in a state of decay.
In all of the countries we've travelled through, and at home too, the US is thought of as top ...