BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge
Travel Blogs from Carlsbad
... about the smell. In the lift, when the doors shut, disco music starts and the disco ball and lights go on. In the lobby there is heaps of Lego to play with and lots of Lego statues including a Lego River, castle and play area. Sometimes when you walk past a Lego figure it talks to you and each time it will say something different.
As we are VIP guests, we are allowed into Legoland 30 minutes before the peasants. This gave us the opportunity ...
... the whole model is about 23 tons!). Legoland is very close to closing now, so we look around a bit and head towards the exit, where we come across quite a large Lego store - with lots of Lego sets available which I'm sure we don't get in Australia! I'm holding back on the temptation to open the wallet, especially as Lego is so much cheaper here than in Australia as well. Gotta keep reminding myself that we don't have unlimited luggage ...
PS Disneyland fireworks from our front door topped off a another day in fantasy land
(& that apparently, according to our bus driver, that is why we can eat what we like whilst here at Anaheim & have absolutely no weight gain - we're in Fantasyland).
... now in our possession and it appears that after a bit of a struggle, we're up and running again. This week has turned out to be quite social for us. We've met the new neighbors here, had a good friend over for dinner, and our old neighbors over for lunch. Last night we went to visit one of the ladies that was on the New Zealand cruise with us. She lives here in Carlsbad. It's been great ...
So we made the trip from Vegas to San Diego today - not too bad. After a few nights of privacy and luxury (towels etc.) in Vegas, I've finally come to terms with the hostel thing. Tonight is our first night, it doesn't look too bad. All you can drink on the deck tonight for I don't know how much, so that sounds promising! All safe & sound, think we're going to hang here for a bit and then head down into Mexico. ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility