Tag Archives: Los Angeles

World Trip 2009: Day 14 – Leaving Los Angeles, USA

The day started really well when I found out I didn’t have to pay extra for the damage to the car from the Vegas accident.  We got to the airport very early, I actually left mum twice (we were in … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 13 – Los Angeles (Venice Beach), USA

An overcast day for my last full day in America. We headed off for Venice Beach hoping to scout a way to the airport for tomorrow, which by accident I found (US Freeways are weird; you consistently get pushed off … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 12 – Los Angeles (Knott’s Berry Farm), USA

A very cool day. Originally we had Universal Studios on the agenda but I’ll be back to see that in January with Andrew, plus Knott’s had a very cheap senior discount so my mum was happy. Anyway I saw the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 11 – San Diego to Los Angeles, USA

The very last long drive of the trip saw as go to Los Angeles. We stopped in a small missionary town on the way but i didn’t find it particularly interesting. We did however find my mum her first major … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Days 117-118 – London to Los Angeles to Auckland to Melbourne, Australia

Highlights:  Family hugs at the airport, Auckland AirNZ Lounge I guess plane trips like this make you miss home even more.  Three flights, 30 hours in the air with two 3 hour stopovers in between. I did learn something while … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 78 – Los Angeles, USA

Highlights: Venice Beach. We arrived at 4 am and luckily the hostel let us check straight in and crash. The bus trip was mostly fine and I even got some sleep but thank god that is the last overnight bus trip. … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 74 – Los Angeles, USA

Highlights: Six Flags Magic Mountain. After confusion at the hostel over our booking to Magic Mountain we paid an additional $11(total $71) for transport and entrance. Magic Mountain is purely a roller coaster attraction with a DC Super Hero theme. … Continue reading

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