Residence Inn San Diego Scripps Poway Parkway
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... lions, tigers etc. the enclosures are so realistic that sometimes it was hard to actually see the animals and so you had to wait quite a while or give up trying.
They have a new Outback area which is full of koalas, kangaroos and Tasmanian devils. They call it Koalafornia. We didn't spend too much time there as we couldn't see the point of travelling half way around the world to see the neighbours. In ...
... case of these huge mammals, a ‘treat’ is just about a whole bucket of fish!
Disappointingly the cable cars were closed just as we got there due to strong winds, so until closing time we then just ‘wandered’ a bit. We were particularly taken by the Flamingoes – not so much pink, as a bright orange. Hard to tell males from females, but I think there we could pick territorial males, because such graceful looking birds did look kind of ...
After a hip crunching sleep on the floor at Hunters in San Diego the next day I was ready for a day of touring San Diego, this included having a lovely lunch and dinner with Hunter's family. I was received the grand tour of Hunter’s old college Point Loma which was amazing, the view out to the sea from some of classes would surely result in fails in those classes.
It was a nice relaxed day and in ...
... waiting with water for the weary travelers. We then left L.A.at 4 pm (ugh) and survived L.A. Traffic that caused the ride to San Diego to take 4 hours! We arrived and went straight to dinner at the Harbour House in Seaport Village. This restaurant has a great atmosphere and views of the San Diego harbor but the food is mediocre at best. We then checked into our hotel and were met with unexpected "tight" accommodations. I won't go into a ton of detail but we are making it ...
Slept ok and up early for breakfast at Pacific beach at Kono's cafe' -big queue there but worth it for obligatory big plateful alongside surfers, cyclists, runners,old ladies, tourists The whole resort beach reminded me a bit of Venice beach CA-but less run-down -walked along boardwalk by lines of palms and yuccas, hut-style motels, holiday apartments, board shops, inflatables, funny hats .. just ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility