Doubletree Hotel Los Angeles/Commerce
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I woke up this morning at 8am to check whether the Hollywood tour company had emailed me back regarding tours today. After I had woken up a little I used the room phone to call the toll free number for the tour company to ask whether they had any space for us to do a trip today. The guy who answered said he had received my email but hadn't replied …
A 4am wake up call isn't nice especially when you know you're going to be leaving paradise! It took us a while to get going this morning however we packed up the last of our stuff like our toothbrushes etc quite quickly. Allison knocked on our door at 4:30am to make sure we were up. I weighed my bag with my unreliable weighing scales which told me …
... there is little point in going to sleep before that, right? So after pulling an all-nighter and boarding the plane at 6am, I obviously missed the sunrise over NYC.
When I woke up a few hours later, I just saw the end of the Grand Canyon. The person next to me ...
... had to go through immigration and customs again instead of simply moving to the transit-area of the airport. After dropping my luggage off again, I had to change terminals and thus took the airport train. Looking out at the surrounding area of Mexico City, I saw lots of big and heavily armed police vehicles with flashing lights at almost each and every corner. It was quite a scary sight, and surely I was not keen on going out into Mexico City at night. Well, I ...
... for 9am and stay until 6pm, then even better, but I don't think it would be worth $169 to be queue-jumpers. Some people would always pay the premium of course, but not me.
I have to rush the next bit because it is 3.40pm on Saturday 13th July in LAX Airport. We are sitting near the departure gate waiting for our 4.00pm boarding. In a cocktail lounge I am finishing my fourth large vodka and Coke (it's a 'flying thing').
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