El Patio Inn
Travel Blogs from Los Angeles
... with many
grouping up for parts of their journey/sharing a car etc so often you
wont be on your own for long. Of course it is different for everyone
but as a couple, we are glad we had each other. It meant we had
someone to share all the experiences, and I mean ALL the experiences.
You are not just their travelling buddy but their friend, doctor,
nurse, cleaner, chef, bag holder, security, alarm clock, form filler,
accountant, drink fetcher and ...
... on Hollywood Blvd. Room is comfy. Only briefly met the host, but will meet her properly tonight.
Shower & nanna nap now. Heading out later to see what I can grab for dinner & look at the city lights & activities.
Had about an hour nap, then headed out to the Walk of Fame stars. Took some good pics of my favourite stars and facetimed Gail so she & Jeff could experience some of it too.
... left earlier to go on a hollywood tour and we did more rides. The Boys, Helen and Steve had sore feet so they headed home while Louise and myself continued with some shopping. We also went and saw the chinese theatre now that it was opened up again. We saw a few more names we knew on the Walk of Fame.
We were looking for places on sunset blvd to go to dinner and we thought we would like to go to SUR which is just off sunset blvd. SUR is ...
... Boulevard is a cross over point for a few of the tours. This theatre is where most of the Block Buster movies debut. It has the famous hand prints in the forecourt that date back to movie stars of the 20's. Originally named Gauman's Chinese Theatre, the naming rights were purchased in 2013 by an electronics corporation and it's now known as the TLC Chinese Theatre.... Guess everything is for sale in Hollywood...
I harbor dreams of a director drinking coffee in some road side diner. He watches me drive past and leaping from his seat shouts "who is that? i must have him for my next picture - "attack of the robot martian ninjas" Sadly, all the directors had finished coffee by the time we hit town and so my vast and Gieldgudesque thespianic talent remains known only to the denizens of Wallingford and Dorchester. Well, its Hollywoods loss.
okey dokes ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed