Tag Archives: California

San Diego in General

We all loved San Diego – a much more liveable place than LA. For a large city it has a real beach culture and a relaxed nature about it – similar in some ways to Brisbane but it has the … Continue reading

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San Diego Zoo

Thursday the 12th we used the last ticket of our California Adventure Package and went to San Diego Zoo. The zoo went to great lengths to continually tell you that it is ‘world famous’. Which I guess it is – … Continue reading

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San Diego Sea World

Our stop on Wednesday 11th was Sea World at San Diego. Here, thanks to their English Grandparents, Molly got to go on an Artic Interaction Experience and see behind the scenes with Polar Bears and Walruses and then swim with … Continue reading

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Universal Studios Hollywood

We arrive at Universal Studio at 9am, just as it opened. Might seem early but was a pleasant start after the 7am and 8am starts at Disneyland. Universal Studios is a relatively small theme park and we easily did everything … Continue reading

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Hollywood

We had a great location with our hotel (Hollywood Orchid Suites) at Hollywood as it was directly behind the Manns Chinese Theatre and the launch of the Harry Potter movie was on the afternoon we arrived. The street was fenced … Continue reading

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Lets Go Dodgers

Baseball is one great sport to watch live!!! To be able to take in the entire field gives a good perspective on how the game is panning out. LA Dodgers vs Florida Marlins, Sunday July 8, 2007 from 1:10PM. Match … Continue reading

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Disneyland

Great three days (6th, 7th and 8th of July) at Disneyland where we celebrated Molly’s 10th birthday. We stayed at the Disneyland Hotel. Although a bit more expensive than some of the non-Disney hotels that are nearby it was worth … Continue reading

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