Homeward Bound (The Immigrants Return)

Today was the last day, day 17. So after taking a while to wake up after the previous nights drinking we went to get an extra suitcase - yes I had that much extra stuff to bring back I had to buy a bigger case! Then the laborious task of packing began. But it was … Continue reading Homeward Bound (The Immigrants Return)

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Day 16: The First Farewell… And the Last Hurrah…

Today we said goodbye to Angela as she was heading back a day before myself. We headed over the bay bridge to drop her in Oakland as she was spending the day with an old school friend then going to catch her flight later on in the afternoon. We said goodbye, gave our hugs and … Continue reading Day 16: The First Farewell… And the Last Hurrah…

Day 15: Big fish, Little fish, Cardboard box

After all the merriment and frivolity of last night we had a pretty chilled day today. We got up quite early considering, and headed off to Monterey to go to the aquarium. This was straight after heading to the place where the most amazing bagels are made. Nom, nom, nom! Monterey is a seaside town … Continue reading Day 15: Big fish, Little fish, Cardboard box

Day 14: Taking in the local culture…

A chilled day was had (minus parking drama) this morning was Crepes and a manicure for me and pedicures (again) for the girls. The manicurist commented on my dodgy nail! Then we went to hit the museums, but we hit them on free Wednesday. The queue was immense we'd have been in it for like … Continue reading Day 14: Taking in the local culture…

Day 13: Valley of the Grapes

Napa time baby! Today was the day for the wine... And boy did we try a lot of wine. First off was Mumm where we tried that Carlos Santana "champagne" which I'm sure any fans of The Lonely Island will love. And it's goooooood! We tried 6 sparkling wines there and had a look around … Continue reading Day 13: Valley of the Grapes