Overnight at Best Western Pasadena
La Brea Tar Pits for its huge collection of fossils extracted from the tar pits.
Farmer's Market with Lunch at Gumbo Pot, followed by home-made ice-cream, coffee and donut for tea, and Dinner at Koi.
1st Dec'08: LA - Disney Land!!!
Truly magical experience, not bad for my 1st Disney experience!
Dinner at Denny's
Overnight at Howard Johnson Anaheim
2nd Dec'08: LA - Disney Adventure Land
Adrenlin rush, after taking the rides at Adventure Land, the rides at Disney is no longer thrilling for me. But the magic is still there. I love their fireworks and happy music blaring through their speakers throughout the whole magical kingdom.
3rd Dec'09: LA- Universal Studio
Breakfast at Johnny Rockets before our visit to Uuniversal Studio Hollywood
Dinner at Bubba Gump Shrimps
Interesting theme park, but I still prefer Disney Land.
Drive to Slovang
Overnight at Kronberg Inn
and a nice walk around the Dannish-looking streets.
The Most-photographed Inn at Solvang
Next, drive to San Simeon
(en-route) Lunch at Steamers
I love the clams! Super-duper delicious!
... and elephant seals
Overnight at Sea Breeze Inn
5th Dec'08: San Simeon - Carmel
Takeaway Lunch - Hearst Ranch Beef burger
Explore 17-mile Drive - Shepard's Knoll, Point Joe, Bird Rock, Lone Cypress, Fanshell overlook, Ghost Tree, Restless Sea
Pebble beach along 17 mile drive (Carmel by the sea)
Another beautiful sunset along 17 mile drive
Dinner at Rio Grill
Overnight at Highlands Inn - Sea View facing with real fireplace
6 Dec'08: Drive to Monterary Bay
Our long drive back to SF for our flight back along California One highway, en-route to Monterey Bay.
Some other sights not pictured here:-
Lunch at Seawife (nice, reasonably priced, and very friendly owner)
Moon Jellyfish at Monterey Aquarium
Coastal view from Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Sunset along California 1 highway
Half Moon Bay
A nice end to our honeymoon...