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... Only this time, we drove up the backside of the mountain and parked, hiking about a mile to reach the summit. It was cloudy and cold, different from what we were use to here in sunny California. When we reached the summit, we took in the view... a large vast whiteness which hid all of Southern California. Even though we could see anything, we still enjoyed the hike. On our way back down, fog enveloped the mountain and we were literally ...
... inside a museum dedicated to all things Batman and Harry Potter, two of WB's most successful franchises. I saw the costumes used in most of the batman films and most of the iconic costumes for the Harry Potter films. They even had the sorting hat from the first film. You could even get sorted by the hat (I got Hufflepuff, even though I took the quiz online and got Ravenclaw... Ravenclaw for life! The hat must've been faulty). We then took a look at a prop shop. ...
... way back, we drove along highway 1 and saw a few surfers catching some sick swells. Ok, they were small waves that probably weren't that impressive to people in the surf community, but were cool for people like me.
This morning we went to Grace for a great Palm Sunday service and tonight we have a get-together at Chipotle in Burbank for all the Taylor graduates that live out here. All-in-all, a pretty fun weekend.
... and then a very old woman, with the help of another woman, came walking up to us as our waiter said,"enjoy your lunch". We all knew this was Steven's mother approaching (we did research before hand) and when she slowly made it to our table she said, "That was an order... enjoy your lunch." We laughed and said we would and she left to greet a new group of customers that just sat down. It was a Jewish restaurant, ...
... shoot the outside scenes of The Office. Yes, Dunder Mifflin Paper Company is LA, not Scranton, PA. We grabbed hold of the gate where Toby jumped over when he decides to run home after getting locked in the office.
The next locations we visited might not seem too iconic, but they all come from what I consider to be one of the best science fiction movies ever as well as THE best time travel movie. Yes, I'm talking about Back to the Future. We stopped by Marty ...
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