Rancho La Puerta Spa
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- Tennis Court
- Swimming pool
- Outdoor pool
- Heated pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Hot tub
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... penguins and Beluga whales ( these were not in the shows and kept their dignity.... controversial...).
However, the dolphin show was brilliant, as was the Shamu killer whale show; the audience gets a real soaking in the front rows.
As well as the shows and rides there were lots of different species in aquariums to interact with. These included; sting rays, manta ...
... eating bamboo and relaxing. One of the things I instantly noticed about the zoo was the fact that most of the enclosures only contained one animal. Pretty sad to see really because they looked extremely bored. Some pack animals were kept together or if the zoo was trying to get them to mate then they would be in the same enclosure but besides that they all seemed to be alone and isolated. It was a sad sight to see. We saw all types of animals but unfortunately for me there ...
... end, navman directed us and Gary was waiting for us to take us to our Cottage. The boys were quickly tucked into bed whilst Paul ducked into town to find some petrol and something to drink. He eventually returned after being directed to the only place in town which allegedly sells liquor - the strip club. It was also right over the other side of town, but he did make it back and we sat outside on the porch staring out into the dark and watching the ...
... the day is One Ocean at Shamu Stadium with the Killer Whales. The show starts with a dedication to people serving in the armed forces where they stand up and the camera goes round and everyone cheers and claps. We totally agree with it, it's just not very British. The Killer Whales are amazing. They are enormous, but they leap and swim with such grace. The people in the splash zones get drowned by tail flicking and swishing. The commentary and video running are totally cheesetastic ...
... fun to hear all the things that they dream of doing; example: walking across America. They told us about shops to check out, including the Ghiradelli Chocolate down the street, and helped us find a place to stay. They pointed out the hostels and David even offered to let us stay with him. They were so nice and helpful!
After enjoying free chocolate and an amazing shake at Ghiradelli, and buying a new shirt and beanie at Urban Outfitters, we hunted for ...