S: HONEYMOON SEPT 4TH-SEPT 11TH 2011
BC: ONCE IN A LIFETIME TRIP
FC: SAN DIEGO, CA | OUR HONEYMOON
1: OFF TO SAN DIEGO
2: HOTEL DEL CORONADO The first day we drove down to San Diego. It was very humid and overcast but the sun came out later in the day. | TUESDAY
3: After we walked around the hotel some, we went down to the beach for Christopher's first time on the West Coast.
4: BEACH FRONT PROPERTY
5: The water was really cold but it was still fun to play in. | We saw two dolphins swimming in the waves.
6: FUN IN THE SUN | MISSION BAY
7: WALK ON THE BOAARDWALK | WANDER THROUGH AMUSEMENT PARK | LOUNGE ON BEACH | SHOP TOURIST SHOPS | BODY SURF
8: After swimming in the freezing ocean, we cleaned up and went to dinner on the balcony over looking La Jolla Cove. We could hear the seals. | YUM YUM | LA JOLLA COVE
9: We tried some sushi and other fishy foods. When we finished eating we walked down to the park to watch the sunset. | BEST SUNSET IN TOWN
10: WEDNESDAY | DEL MAR HORSE RACE TRACK
11: After watching quite a few races we each made a few bets on horses. We ended up winning $fourteen dollars. | CLOSING DAY | We joined the Diamond Racing Club so we got into the track for free.
12: We ate at a beach front restaurant called Poseidon. We had an amazing meal while watching another sunset. Afterwards, we walked on the beach. | We spent most of the day at the horse track. Then we went back to the resort to change clothes and get ready for dinner where Christopher made reservations.
13: FANCY DINNER
14: We spent the whole day laying on the beach and boogie boarding only a few blocks from our resort. | THURSDAY
15: We got back to the resort to find ourselves in a power outage. Since we had no food and no where was open, we decided to drive north to find power. We had to drive all the way to LA. We ate at Pizza Hut and drove back.
16: The power came back on in the middle of the night but Friday morning we woke up early to drive to the Mexican border to go horse back riding on the beach.
17: We were the only ones who signed up for the morning ride so we got to ride through the waves and trot. | FRIDAY | TIJUANA, MX
18: BALBOA PARK
19: Later on Friday, we toured Balboa Park. We didn't see any of the exhibits but had fun walking around the gardens. | HUSBAND AND WIFE
20: Seaport Village was fun to walk around. We found some good souvenirs and ate baked potatoes from a little stand.
21: Next, we drove to Pacific Beach. We walked down the pier and watched surfers for a while. | SEAPORT VILLAGE AND CRYSTAL PEIR
22: Saturday morning we drove to Las Vegas. Our room was AMAZING all thanks to Uncle Bob and Aunt ___Linda. | LAS VEGAS, NV
23: We got to use valet parking, which Christopher was excited for. We didn't go on a gondola ride but we did eat at a fantastic Italian restaurant somewhere in the heart of the Venetian.
24: VEGAS STRIP
25: SATURDAY in LAS VEGAS | We checked into our room and then walked through the different hotels, starting at Treasure Island and Caesars Palace
26: We saw New York New York, MGM, and the M&M Factory. | THE STRIP
27: On our lap back to the hotel we stopped to watch the Bellagio light show before we went on our second fancy date.The next morning we got Krispy Kremes and played the slots before our drive home. I did a lot better than Christopher.