Category Archives: US Holiday 2009

Back on Australian Soil

We were loaded onto our 747 flying machine at around 9:45 pm for a 10:30 pm departure but this didn’t happen as there were some baggage that couldn’t be identified off a Air Mexico flight so they had to unload … Continue reading

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Last Day in the USA – San Diego

We managed to get the kids up early this morning and on the road at 9:30 am. Our destination this morning was the USS Midway – a retired Aircraft Carrier which is now a museum where you can go through … Continue reading

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San Diego Zoo

We thought the kids would be tired today after yesterday at SeaWorld. They didn’t get out of bed until 10:30 am. It was OK as we wouldn’t have such a full a day as yesterday. We got to San Diego … Continue reading

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Seaworld San Diego

It was another great day in San Diego – a little too good as we all got sunburnt even though sunscreen was applied. Today we spent the day at Seaworld doing pretty much all the shows and rides. I will … Continue reading

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The Road to San Diego …

After visiting LA County Fire Station 127 we headed down the Coast Road towards San Diego. You know when you are travelling through some expensive real estate like Laguna Beach, Dana Point and San Clemente as the car yards are … Continue reading

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Its Hollywood ….

A couple of destinations today – Hollywood and Oxnard Fire Department. We had to put our Oxnard visit back a couple of hours because it took 1.75 hours to get from Orange to Hollywood. The kids got to experience the … Continue reading

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Disneyland for one more time …

We still had one day on the Disney Park Hopper and not a lot to do there so made it a late start so the kids could have a rest in the morning. We got there at 12:00 midday and … Continue reading

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Universal Studios

The kids are starting to get weary but there is so much to see and do. Today we picked to go to Universal as we figured traffic would be light on the Freeways to get there from Orange and they … Continue reading

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Californian Adventure – Part 3 ….

The afternoon and evening was spent going on the rides we had done in the morning including Toy Story and California Screamin. We also went on Mickeys Fun Wheel which is a huge Ferris Wheel with gondalas which are not … Continue reading

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Californian Adventure – Part 2 ….

They finally got the Grizzly River Run going so we joined the biggest line in the park as everyone wanted a ride before it broke down again (which it did after we had finished our ride) Bradley and Jenny got … Continue reading

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