All I wanna do.. is have some fun

Arriving in Los Angeles, Tom Bradley International airport at 1845, I had time to kill before my connecting flight to Atlanta at 2255. I remembered from my last trip to the States, that Santa Monica was only just a mere 20 minutes by taxi from the airport, and I was determined not to eat airport […]

Georges at the Cove- California Modern

What is PED XING? Oh, Some passer-by tells me “Pedestrian Crossing” Ah..! And here i thought I was so SMS lingo savvy… So .. a quick stroll to dinner has us walking past the chocolate factory… Its amazing the amount of sweet things that Californians eat, and the women still look so fit (especially the […]

Casa Guadalajara – Old Town San Diego

Old Town San Diego is considered the “birthplace” of California. San Diego is the site of the first permanent Spanish settlement in California. It was here in 1769, that Father Junipero Serra came to establish the very first mission in a chain of 21 missions that were to be the cornerstone of California’s colonization. Father […]

Nobu @ Down Town San Diego – Dance lil lady dance…

Downtown San Diego.. on a Saturday night… Any place worth entering…. Has a massive, massive queue… Being too lazy to queue… we decided to have drinks 1st .. at a bar nearby… mmmmmmm…. nothing hits the spot like the 1st beer of the day… finally… time to hit NOBU for dinner… The blue electric guitar […]

Gaslamp Quarter – A girl’s got to do, what a girl’s got to do…

Water taxi!! I had sooooo much fun taking these.. for only USD6 they send you from the marriott to downtown San Diego… to where all the action is! Wow! Can you see the buildings we are fast approaching… Yup, speed me over, Mr. Boat-man! The amazing marina… tres, tres cool… San Diego Downtown! Is that […]

Osetra Watergrill @ Gaslamp Quarter San Diego

Osetra Wattergrill offers gourmet seafood, prime-aged meat and one of the city’s most extensive collections of premium wine. This place is a hot favourite with the tourists as well as the locals… Fine dining is upstairs while if you want to sit and linger at the bar, then downstairs offers are really cool, laid back […]

The Del @ Coronado Island

Waiting at the hotel lobby for my friend to arrive… we are going for a quick Asian dinner.. then off to the beach to catch the sunset. There is no better place to watch this than at the Hotel Del Coronado (3 minutes from where I am at).. affectionately known as THE DEL. Hmmmm… it […]

The Marriott Coronado Island Resort @ Coronado Island, California

First day… hurray… Great sleep, no jet-lag (yet) Breakfast at the Marriott… greasy but good! At least they give you a generous portion of fruits to make up for it.. one thing i notice in the states, though the fry-ups might be unhealthy, they always compensate with a HUGE bowl of salad and/or fruits! Look […]

Lost in Transition… @ LAX, USA

Good grief!! 4 hours to kill in LAX… in transit, en route to San Diego… we were hungry and tired after flying for the last 17 hours… the last thing we wanted was airport food… Let’s see.. so, do we sit around boring LAX.. or do we go in search of some action…? Erm… WE […]

to the land of burger and fries ! California here i come..

Off to… California!… back in…. 2 weeks! Hugs n keeses…:)

Georges At the Cove @ La Jolla Village, San Diego

The final place on my list of “Things To Do” was Georges at the Cove… Imagine my dismay when I heard that the open-air Ocean Terrace at George’s at the Cove, would be closed from November 26 through December 22, 2007 for major renovations. :(:( Major disappointment!!! boo-hoo ! However… believe it or not…. They […]