Travel Blogs from Lynwood
... was lucky enough to spot someone in an Apple Store today! Her name is Jeanne Tripplehorn and her current role is in the tv show called "Big Love". I'm going to miss this beautiful weather!!! New York is cold and definitely won't be sunny like California is... But i guess each city has their positives and negatives. The drivers in LA are quite aggressive and impatient and you always seem to hear people tooting their horns at each other! I had ...
Friday 21st March 2014
We arrived in Los Angeles about 8 hours before we left Auckland -yes we get two Friday 21st March this year.
For once the UK is ahead of us timewise.
It was a fairly long (over 11 hours) and uneventful flight and it took forever to get through immigration.
We are staying in Downtown LA and wanted to book a tour to take in the tourist sites. Easy? not a chance. We followed the signs for the visitor information ...
... could hear me and when the barman said he too was far too busy to help serving the hordes of people queuing up at 12:06pm for a pint I was left with no choice... Make a compassionate plea to the remaining 6 bar flies who had just heard my story a minute ago. No one came forward to assist and I was left with pulling my trump card, I had to offer anyone who would help me push our van for a jump start I would buy them a pint of beer. Wouldn't you believe it, two hands raise and I see ...
... and the light standard's installation that was the backdrop for the concert is just simply that, interesting.
The concert ends and I head to the nearby Baja Fresh for fish tacos. Delicious and filling and fresh. I head home, back to E's, where we catch up (she was at a show today and will be tomorrow). We do more research for my upcoming trip, including booking my accommodations for Monterey/Carmel, before retiring for the night.
... of Terror only Daddy and Cal went on this one
Soaring over California
Ariels Undersea Adventure - this one was Sybella's favourite
Mickey's fun wheel
California Screaming rollacoaster
Luigis flying Tyres
Buggies dodgem cars
This was another very long day with lots of walking and when Mum and Sybella were on the ferris wheel someone stole our stroller! We were very sad and poor Belle had to walk all the way back to the hotel.