Travel Blogs from San Ysidro
129. Maine UFC @ Wild Buffalo Wings
130. Lobster at small place overlooking water and lighthouse in Pemaquid Pt Maine
131. Acadia NP hike up steep Precipice Trail
132. White water rafting @ Kennebec River Maine
133. Getting RV searched & mace confiscated @ Canadian border
134. Quebec's bakery in morning/Free Cirque Soleil show/3D show on huge grain ...
... population of Koala's that were being adored by everyone - we walked straight past. We were all looking forward to seeing the Panda's and they didn't disappoint. Cute, cuddly and very large teeth. The girls also loved the Hippo exhibit as it showed them swimming around underwater. Something that looks very cumbersome on land is very graceful underwater. There was also a baby hippo which had 150kg ...
... to stand there.
After that I kept walking and found myself at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel, which is a historic hotel in LA as well as a major filming location in the film Beverly Hills Cop. This hotel was where Eddie Murphy stayed in the film and the street outside the hotel entrance, was where he put the bananas in the tailpipe of the cop car that was monitoring him. I went inside the hotel and it was really nice as you can imagine. I always like walking ...
... know what's in all them and he'd also like the orchards/groves and fields labelled-- massive pistachio orchard/grove-- which would it be? I only assume it's pistachios because of the Pistachio Growers sign.
Massive, amazing orchards/groves-- lines so straight and planted so evenly that the rows look like rows at two different angles as you move along looking, if you know what I mean...GPS to make it so???
What else is pretty amazing right here where we are -- all the ...
Woke up after a dodgey nights sleep, not helped by my alarm going off at 4 am, which Id forgotten to turn off from a couple of nights before for getting up at the airport.
Grabbed some breakfast and then headed to San Diego Zoo. Amazing place, so many cool animals. Started it off with a bus tour and it seemed to be feeding time for most of the animals, which was great because it seemed the time when funnily enough ...