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Travel Blogs from Rosemead
... frozen meals or using a kettle.
Now this is the point where sadly my camera finally decided it was time to retire. It stopped focussing completely and the lens kept jamming and getting stuck while zooming.
... We were in time, however, to see 'Gravity' starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, at the famous Chinese Theatre, and in 3D. An excellent if preposterous film. In the auditorium they had the actors' spacesuits plus a collection of dresses from various premieres. Dinner was at a nearby Italian restaurant, full of Chianti bottles. The service was too quick so we dawdled on the wine. Back for a couple of ...
... own TV again, but after the Legoland hotel, well, it can’t really compare. The great thing about the Beverley Garland is that they have a free shuttle bus up to Universal Studios, so as we cannot decide what else to do, we catch that and wander around Universal City for the afternoon. We have to remember that we are now in a tourist zone, so prices will be high, but we do get some ice creams for the kids, and Lavinia ...
... was chill! Came back to the hostel and
walked in to my room and all my stuff was gone. I went to receptuon to see
what was goinh on and turns out they took the liberty to pack up all my
stuff for me and check me out! The people in this hostel are ridiculously
rude! So anyway after showing the girl my booking and about 10 minutes of
arguing and me about to blow my top they finally sorted their **** out and
“Los Angeles is 72 suburbs in search of a city."
- Dorothy Parker, American Poet
While I'm home, I'm checking off my LA To Do list and treating all my free time as a vacation, or as the travel mags call it - I go on a staycation. Here's some of what I did this summer:
Brought Chicken & Zweena home!
Ate a lunch buffet at Sizzler
Witnessed the ...
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