Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort
Travel Blogs from Solvang
I got up early in morning and got the 5.10 am free shuttle to Lax airport. My tour was picking us up from China Town at 6.40 am and the taxi from my hotel to China Town would cost me $60 so I decided on alternative route.
At Lax airport I waited for the Fly bus cost $7 (I paid with card in London) which arrived 15 mins late but I was early anyway. Fly bus took me to Union station.
On the bus, I met ...
On Wednesday, our hosts were ready to take us hiking on a beautiful trail. "It'll be a challenge!" they said - and they were not kidding. We were better off not knowing how challenging the hike would be.
The trip up was quite strenuous, and took us about 1:40 to make it to the top. The trail was a fire road, ...
Differences between southern california and the rest of usa:- Beatniks are respected Hard to tell beatniks from the homeless. There is a guy who has set up a bed sheet beneath the santa barbara pier and drawn a bullseye on it. Every couple of hours he must come back and lift up the corners of the sheets so all the coins run to the middle and ...
... a spoof of Monty Pythons Holy Grail.
The show didn't start for 4 hours so we returned to the hotel to get some warm clothes. On the way we stopped at a mall so Alex could see what deals there were for the Galaxy S4. Quick answer is "none" they were more than we'd seen them elsewhere. Deb bought a fancy little back pack but on closer inspection in the car on the way back to the hotel she notice it was damaged so it had to ...
... in our three coach convoy had a flat tyre we arrived in Solvang. The first thing that we saw was a big windmill and all of the Danish style shop fronts. They all looked very pretty. An added bonus was the bakery gave us some samples of cake and a chocolate shop gave us samples of chocolate. For lunch we went to a traditional Danish restaurant where I had Swedish meatballs, mash and red cabbage and Sean ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet