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... watched the intro movie that runs every hour. starting at 9am I then did the 9:30am ranger intro talk and then the 10:30am guided ranger walk. The walk took us up the earthquake trail and to an overlook to get a good view of the crater. The earthquake trail is the old Crater Rim Drive, which was damaged in an earthquake years ago, so rather than repair it, they built the current road but the old one is available for walking.
I then drove to the Jagger Museum ...
... a little strange, lol. When I did back crawl I could see the dark LA sky and the top of the hotel. However swimming freestyle or breast stroke it was pretty dark, as there were only a few lights in the pool close to the wall to protect people from bumping their heads against the wall. After a good swim, Lisa came to the pool to take our lunch menu orders for tomorrow as everyone from the bus had already given theirs. After that we went back to our hotel room, took a shower and went to ...
... stopped to meet Peg's virtual friend who I thought was going to be a 60 year old man ( like on Catfish ) but she actually wasn't which was a relief. We stopped again for lunch in San Luis Bisbo and once more in Santa Barbara where they were having an art festival. Stopping slowed us down but broke up the drive nicely. We got to the hotel around 730 after leaving this morning at 830. It feels good to be here and relax in bed. Tomorrow we will go on a tour of ...
Arrived in sunny Santa Monica, and found a beach where we spent the day before asking the stupid gps for a campsite which turned out to be a bank ..... Found another site to stay but instead of a nice coastal drive bloody GPS lady (Sandra) decided to take us on the i405 during rush hour woop woop, Americans really can't drive they are almost as good as the Greek taxi drivers ...
... good flight. Dollar rental car shuttle off airport to pick up car. Took about an hour or more to wait in line and get car. Drove to hotel and arrived about 2:30pm. 5pm Evening- walked up Sunset to restaurant. Had grilled chicken salad and grilled Brussels sprouts. In bed early, by 7:30 ...
Other places to stay in Rosemead
705 N. San Gabriel Blvd., Rosemead | 2 star motelfrom $80
1001 South San Gabriel Blvd, Rosemead | 1 star motelfrom $65
8621 Garvey Avenue, Rosemead | 2 star motelfrom $55
8711 Valley Boulevard, Rosemead | Motelfrom $53