Travel Blogs from West Hollywood
Wow. Can a plane flight go any longer!! Medical emergency on the plane meant an unscheduled stop off in Hawaii which we couldn't get off the plane! Finally arrived safe and sound in LA and with a small scare for Kathy's luggage we made it to our sweet sweet hotel! Bit of exploring and pool lounging before what turned into a massive massive night. …
... into the set to preserve it. Couple of facts I learnt the menu whiteboard was changed everyday and the one hanging on set now is the same menu as the final ever episode and the gold coffee machine was also used in Full House in Uncle Jesses bar but didn't become recognizable enough that it needed to be retired. Extra fact not related to the set is that Gunther was not the original coffee guy, the person that was hired didn't turn up (he'll be kicking himself now). ...
... Tar pits are composed of heavy oil fractions called asphaltum, which seeped from the earth as oil. In Hancock Park, crude oil seeps up along the 6th Street Fault from the Salt Lake Oil Field, which underlies much of the Fairfax District north of the park. The oil reaches the surface and forms pools at several locations in the park, becoming asphalt as the lighter fractions of the petroleum biodegrade or evaporate.This seepage ...
... t a scale. They were already boarding when we walked up to the gate. By the time we got on (southwest) the only seats left were middle seats (ugh). I squeezed into my lil middle seat, put on my new headphones, and lost myself in a new "This American Life" podcast. Before I knew it (probably because I was sleeping the whole time) we arrived in LA.
I took a walk to the AAA office to get ...
... by being in a huge gift shop full of official merchandise while drinking caffeine! The tour started in a movie theatre talking through the history of Warner Bros. It was then out to a buggy which we all piled onto. I managed to get the seat right up front next to the tour guide driving the buggy. We set off, went through the security barrier and entered the studio area. Someone advised me to let the guide know what shows I was most into so I piped up and mentioned that I was a fan of ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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