Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo
Travel Blogs from San Luis Obispo
... offering a taste of Denmark in California. The architecture of many of the façades and buildings reflects traditional Danish style. A replica of Copenhagen's Round Tower in the scale 1:3 was finished in 1991 and can be seen in the town center. We had a cup of tea and a lovely Danish Custard and then decided to walk it off. We went around the town and it was really walking around Europe. The buildings were all old European and we even found a WorldMark Hotel ...
... breakfast with Pete, Martine, and Miles and drove up Highway 101 to San Luis Obispo (I still can't pronounce or remember that city's name). There we had a nice California lunch at Big Sky Café. We had originally planned to visit Hearst Castle that afternoon (which was about an hour and a half drive away), but then something came over me. I was walking back from the restroom at Big Sky Café when I was suddenly overcome with a sense of calm ...
Thursday August 2, 2012
Q. What did we do today?
A. I don't know.
Q. Were we in the truck?
Q. How long?
A. 3 days.
Q. What did you do in the truck?
A. Ride in there.
Q. Did you play games or read books?
A. Play ...
... We watch the them start the race and throughout the day we changed position around the track to see different parts of the race. Once the race was over we quickly made our way back to our camp to beat the crowd to get back to L.A. With us all being exhausted we many regular stops and a 6 hour journey lasted about 10 with many naps had alone the way. Stopping at San Luis Obispo half we through to grab some dinner at Enzo's ...
... on the ocean as we drive along the Coastal road heading North. Sheryl Crow joins us leaving the city, as she joined me arriving. I've managed to purchase a jack lead for my iPod, so our road trip will have a soundtrack that doesn't involve constantly flicking radio channels to find a decent tune. So we wave goodbye to Santa Monica, the patron saint of those with difficult marriages and disappointing children, and head fas we pass and head for Santa Barbara, ...