Residence Inn Burbank Downtown
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Saturday, May 9, 2009 -- End Of The Road
A little after 12:30pm Pacific Time on Saturday, we crossed the intersection of Santa Monica Boulevard and Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica, reaching the end of Route 66. Admittedly, we cheated, taking the Interstate much of the way after seeing San Bernardino, but did get …
This week has been a whirlwind of running around, buying stuff, and spending hours on my computer.
I'm so glad I took this week off, otherwise I'd be stressing to get all this stuff done.
I leave tomorrow and I still have almost nothing in my suit case hahaha. I'll get it done, there's still plenty of time :$
Better, get to it and finish things up.
Next stop: MADRID (first stop, actually)
... and everything is over the top. Did all the tacky and touristy **** in hollywood - walk of fame, grauman's chinese theatre, madame tussauds etc. Not really our thing, but it's cool (and weird to be in a new city).
Anyway gotta wrap up this blog post cos my free 15 mins in the bus centre is up. Probs going to Venice Beach and Santa Monica tomorrow. Photos soon... ish
... great shop but boys didn't like it...madness... Then found old navy and went wild.. Was fun.. For some reason I got hot pink a lot...lol got shoes pjs 2 cardis jeans.. List goes on, kids got heaps too and was super cheap cos it was all on sale plus the extra discount... Just got home its now 10pm.. Buggered. Going to have a quiet day here and coast the boardwalk and eat... We have eaten next to nothing since we arrived... Bad mother! Good for the ...
... We checked out the pier and the starting point of the famous Route 66 then decided to rent two beach cruisers and ride along the coast line. We rode for about two hours and managed to make it all the way up to muscle beach, sadly though the people working out there didn’t live up to my freak show fantasy.
We decided to quench our thirst at a really nice Japanese bar before heading back Downtown to meet with our tour group.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility