Holiday Inn Express Colton
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Today's motto was driving towards LA. We planed to drive first on Highway 101 and then on the pacific highway 1 to LA and to find a nice hotel somewhere on the way. But because of the not so nice weather snd the enormous traffic we decided to drive more into the interior and at the end of the day we stranded at the holiday inn express in colton- …
... came for a visit. It was heartwarming to connect with everyone--special people all. Thanks to each and every one for the love, support and encouragement as we began this new chapter!
It was time to say goodbye to our kitties next, so we drove up to Manhattan Beach for their final vet exam, and timidly handed them off to their pet transporters. We gained ever more appreciation for our vets back in Flagstaff ...
... our first few days in the US. A few things we have learnt.....
1) The smallest car I've seen is a VW Beetle - most cars are pick up trucks and absolutely massive.
2) Food portions tend to be huge unless politely requested otherwise.
3)The roads are much wider and with more lanes than the UK- 7 lanes holds the record so far.
4) In conclusion, everything is bigger!
Happy Easter and remember the clocks!!
Sarah (and Dan) xx
Kuala Lumpur to Phuket: 437 miles 1.50 hours
Phuket to Hong Kong: 1425 miles 3.50 hours
Hong Kong to LA: 7260 miles 13.00 hours
Total itinerary: 22,012 miles
Total Flying time: 45 hours
Estimated time underwater: 24 hours
It's a scuba diving trip in the Indo-Pacific region, known ...
... America . So suffice it to say, I'm eager to go back and travel through a few countries with Eddie for his first time in South America. We'll be keeping up this travel blog while we're gone but if you're interested in reading the one I kept while in Peru a few years back, here it is:
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center