Flamingo Inn Rosemead
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... Darren's turkey burger was nice too), then kept walking.
We got another coffee at a place called Philz Coffee, which was a mistake as it was filter coffee, which I'm not a big fan of, but at least it was caffeinated!
Eventually it was nearly 11am, so we made our way up to the music shop, True Tone Music, where we waited another 10 minutes for it to open, while chatting to a guy out the front who seemed to want to tell us everything he knew about music theory. I didn't ...
... street performers & artists but then gets pretty alternative & "different" - there was a often a different smell in the air of I'm assuming, the green leafy type.
We eventually hopped back on the bus & headed back to our hotel. On the way we passed a homeless man (I'm assuming) who appeared pretty affected by drugs - he still had a syringe & needle in his hand as he ...
... at 120kph while on the other side of the road there was six lanes of parking. The freeway took us right into Santa Monica and we only had to fight traffic for a kilometre or so.
Our hotel decided to upgrade us to adjoining penthouses in an effort to give us a better room than Nick in the hostel down the road. We might win on room size and view but we are much further from the centre of all the action, although the taxi ride is just a few dollars so who cares.
... br> So Hollywood. What a crazy part of town. Not only is it jam packed with tourists (what? I'm a traveller, not a tourist ;) ) but there are crazy bums pushing around rubbish in shopping trolleys and talking to themselves. I even saw one dude sat on some steps wearing a crown. Like a full on crown jewels kind of crown. I'm about 80% sure it was the guy who played Hurley in Lost. Maybe he didn't like the ending either.
There was a great ...
... we'd got out over the other side of the Island we ended up at Corona Del Mar which has the most insane houses, they're so big and just intimidating to see. Most of my photos are just go the houses. We drove back over to Balboa and ended up on Balboa pier having some lunch at Ruby's Diner where I had my first burger of the holiday. We sat on the top floor which is open air and ...