Baxter 5 Apartments
Travel Blogs from Los Angeles
... in our hotel, it is very hot over here as they are nearing the end of summer.
After our swim we went to a big shopping mall to buy a stroller for Sybella, we pick a nice bright purple one so we can see it easily. Cal had ribs for dinner and then it was back to the hotel for a much needed sleep.
We had survived our first day!
From Madi, Cal
... and from the still circulating hangover I was not a happy man. Instead of spending all day by my laptop and wallow in my own crapulence I ventured out into the city of SF.
The largest farmer’s market in the country right on the wharf was my first visit. A lot more fancy, touristy and expensive than LA it still gave some nice free food and great views of the bay area. From the hostel I got word of a ‘Peace In The Park’ festival in Golden Gate Park, so my ...
... and designed and intended to be for everyone. Even Endeavour sits in the Samuel Oschin pavillion at the California Science Centre, another example of cultural preservation through generosity. Griffith and Getty find their way onto the itinerary of every visit we make to LA. From Picasso to Ptolemy, from Van Gogh to Galileo. This LA story is science, art, human endeavour and Disneyland. All these things are worth the traffic ...
... Jay Leno, Playboy Mansion, a range of people i had no idea who they were and the hotel that Whitney Houston died in. Was quite an interesting trip minus the kids in the back screaming and crying when we saw One Directions house... yawn. I took the opportunity and waved into P-Diddy's CCTV camera :-) When we got back to Hollywood Boulevard I headed further down to discover more superstar ...
... paraphernalia. About 3:00 pm they broke out popsicles for all of us audience members and those were quite a hit. Our first instructions included turning off all cell phones and NO PHOTOGRAPHY. (They had turned away any obvious cameras during the security check in.) Then they loaded us onto buses to take us onto the studio lot. Because we had been early, we had been assigned second in line, so were on the first bus (and eventually ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting