Super 8 Escondido
Travel Blogs from Escondido
Feeling a little brighter than the previous day, we all bounced down to the reception of our hotel to take advantage of the free continental breakfast on offer. The only problem was that we were sharing the hotel with a Mexican school boys soccer team and their respective families which meant that there was a shortage of seating and food. This didn …
Having woke up with a little bit of a hangover from our escapades the previous evening, I decided to delay our 300 mile journey west into Southern California until our check out time. Eventually though I couldn't put off our departure no more so we spent one final dollar on the bandits and hit the road.
The first part of our journey was …
We left Las Vegas and headed for San Diego via Phoenix Arizona...which is in the middle of the desert. We arrived in San Diego in the late afternoon. We had a quick swim before heading out to find 'real' Mexican food! The hotel sent us to a great little place close by which had $2.50 beers and some of the best Mexican we've ever eaten. Thursday was zoo day. The zoo is huge and Bec was in heaven! We needed help from one of the volunteers to know where to ...
... weather in midwinter is reason enough to come here. The flight out on Southwest gave me a glimpse of Washington in the soft evening light -- we live in a lovely spot. This evening as I settled down to barbecued chicken and a Crush in a Staples strip mall, I picked up the community newspaper and was riveted by the cover story -- a long excerpt from one of Primo Levi's pieces on survival in Auschwitz. ...
... a Taco Bell as I used to love them when I came over when I was a teenager. You should have seen the look on her face. She was disgusted that this is what I wanted so she took me to Rubios which sells taco's but are much better and only fish.
I have to be honest, it was really nice. Two taco's with what I can only describe as fish goujons inside, with salad, guacamole and cheese, served with beans and tortilla chips. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking