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... San Luis took us through a lovely scenic drive, past more farm land and through golden hills which looked almost like piles of sand. Unfortunately whilst trying to make up for lost time Ben was caught by highway patrol speeding a tiny bit, and was given a good talking to, much to my amusement. Mainly because over the sound of the road they could barely hear each other, and I could hear them both as he was talking through the passenger side window:
... about the food, but it's not great, and it's pretty pricey, though I have since noticed that the Steak House has received awards from Trip Advisor & Open Table in 2015 (perhaps the chef has changed, or perhaps that style of cooking steak just wasn't our thing).
Whatever my thoughts of the food, I arrived with a smile, I left with a smile, which is what Alex Madonna would've wanted.
... ever passing through) and hired surrey bikes to see the town. The streets are called things like "Hans Christian Anderson Avenue" and there are little mermaid statues everywhere. Copenhagen as imagined by Walt Disney. It was nice in a twee way but felt a bit like legoland rather than where real people lived and worked.
We moved onto Los Olivos where the horse paddocks gave way to orchards and vineyards. This region is apparently famous for wine so we stopped for ...
... watch! Floating so effortlessly, just hypnotizing. The tank with the big fish like the tiger sharks, sturgeon, tuna, sharks, and other large fish I can't name with the 2 sea turtles. The circle tank above your head with the little silver fish swimming their little hearts out going round, and round, and round. The bleacher sitting areas in front of the big tanks. Watching the otters play in their romping area. The tank ...
After last nights Big BBQ feast and drinking later we were pretty hungover and slept till 12:30. What is a better way to start a hangover-day than with a nice breakfast burrito and play some Nintendo 64 for the good old times sake. Than we went for a hike on Avila Beach, where we had some great views on the ocean. But during that heat it was also pretty exhausting.
Once we were done hiking we treated ourselves to a little frozen yoghurt on the way.