Warm Sands Villas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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I missed Goleta, really, which by all accounts was a pity. It was a pleasant lively seaside town with lots of wonderful places to eat and with a naval connection, as both an aircraft carrier and several young men all decked out in those Gene Kelly type sailor uniforms were spotted.
Seems I missed out big time.
Jette also saw a whale off the end of the pier.
Thankfully I could just sit and do the occasional bit of navigation ...
... fierce beyond funny! It was around 42 degrees with high humidity - a sweat inducing and energy sapping combination - ouch! Note to self: better stock up on deodorant! Within seconds I was sweating like Rolf Harris hearing a knock on his door - the situation caused me to recall a phrase my old Auntie Margaret (bless her soul) used to come away with in her best slack-jawed Kilsyth accent, during particularly nice Scottish Summer days - "oh ...
... the size of my foot, and looked like a cricket with a transparent shell/body.
Eventually, we realized that there were no longer human tracks in the sand and only animal prints (primarily what appeared to be oryx based on what we saw during the drive into the park). We were quite certain we went too far, and this was confirmed when we were surrounded by sand dunes.
On the way back, I kept hearing this awful animal noise. I looked ...
... app to find a place to stay. Palm Springs is pretty much a South Beach planted in the desert of California, surrounded by mountains with no humidity. We went thrifting after lunch and checked out the casino, later realized that we had taken warm weather for granted by the pool, then ended the night with a ride up the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway.
... flash flood area. I put my foot down instead of stopping to admire the scenery.
Got to Palm Springs where it was grey and humid...a rarity in those parts. Dumped the car at the airport, which I was a bit sad about (loved that car) and headed to the hotel. Stayed at The Hyatt Regency Suites. Unfortunately, my room wasn't quite ready, so I left my bags, and walked over the road to one of my fav bars called Streetbar. It's mostly ...