Navy Lodge North Island Naval Air Station
Travel Blogs from San Diego
Arrived in LA and drove down to San Diego.
Stopped in La Jolla at Children's Pool Beach and saw 5 sea lions in the wild. The sun was setting as we arrived so it was a little dark. We hope to go back in daylight to see them.
Checked into the hotel, Navy lodge North Island (on Coronodo Island). Pretty nice place and very reasonable …
... sittin', as well.
By 10:30, Neal Erwin was still full from the night before, but Kelsey and I were ready for breakfast. Since it was Kelsey's last day here in SD, she chose to go back to Oscar's for another one of their fabulous breakfast burritos with egg, potato, and chorizo. It was wonderful to set outside and spend time with my beautiful daughter while having the best breakfast in San Diego.
After we were done eating, we walked ...
... a difference and caring for the one ocean we share, but we thoroughly enjoy the experience and the opportunity to see these amazing animals up close.
We enjoy watching and touching the Californian Bat Rays and the star fish.
We visit the penguin encounter. This is good because it has a great variety of penguins and we love them, but its on Antarctic time so it's dark and a bit of a struggle to see them clearly behind glass. They are also mostly sleeping. We ...
... we had a bus booked for 11am to take us back to LA. after waiting for an hour for the scorching heat, we realised this bus had forgotten to pick us up and we had to find our own way to our motel at LAX airport. Another complication to the situation was the fact that it was Memorial Day, so everything was running less frequent. In the end we got a Amtrak to LA, which was very swish, we then got a shuttle to the airport and ...
... Chicken is very nice. Back to the hotel and had a good sleep.
Our first day at Disneyland we decided to go to the Adventure Park. Saw Mickey soon after entering. Went to the 4D show OZ. Managed to go on a few rides but some had a waiting time of 90 mins and we don't do that ! The view from the Big Wheel was fabulous. The rollercoaster was good. The land of CARS was well done (Damon you would love love love it in there)
We left the park for a few ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility