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San Diego Zoo review

I’ve been to a lot of Zoos in my lifetime, but the San Diego Zoo has to be the LARGEST one.  It’s HUGE!!  And it feels like you’re walking forever (up and down hill by the way).  They offer a tram-like-thing to ride on at the entrance of the zoo, and pretty much claim that it’s a great suggestion.  When we heard them, we were like, “Why do you come to a zoo to ride around all day?”  Here’s my suggestion, TAKE THE TRAM!!  LOL  You would not BELIEVE how many HILLS this zoo has and how steep they are!  It’s insane, really.

San Diego Zoo review

The San Diego Zoo is a zoo in Balboa Park (another crazy scenario that I never knew).  It houses over 3,700 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies. It is also one of the few zoos in the world that houses the giant panda.  Now, let me tell you about these Pandas.  You wait in line for a while; we waited about 30-40 minutes to see this Panda…and this is all we saw:

San Diego Zoo review

LOL…yep…the Panda’s back while he ate.  HAHA…go figure, right?

Now, how bad do YOU want to go to California?!  Probably just as bad as I want to go BACK!  :)

Balboa Park review

Another cool stop we made was Balboa Park in San Diego!  It’s GORGEOUS there!  It helped that the weather was practically perfect, so everything just looks beautiful in this park!  There…

The Chocolat Cremerie review

We needed a place to eat on our last day in San Diego, so we found a CUTE little place called Chocolat Cremerie!  It’s decorated very modern and, yes,…

La Jolla Beach review

After we ate breakfast, we walked around the area of La Jolla.  It was literally the most perfect area!  There were tons of cute little shops, eateries, etc.!  I…

The Cottage restaurant review

You want your typical California eatery?  Then The Cottage is the place for you!  Picture it, on a sunny corner in downtown La Jolla, California (San Diego)…a welcoming white fence,…

Auntie Ems Kitchen Cookie review

MONTHS before I went to California, I watched a show on the Food Network called Sugar High.  They basically showed all of these AMAZING restaurants that makes the best…

Hollywood Sign Vista Point review

This was something that I had wanted to do practically my WHOLE life…see the Hollywood Sign!  :)  You see it on TV and it looks so cool, however in…