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Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 5 Sep 20, 10:49 PM
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5 nights in San Diego is a nice amount of time 👍

5 nights in San Diego is a nice amount of time 👍
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 31 Aug 20, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By Aims
Summer and Easter are both busy times in...

Summer and Easter are both busy times in California no doubt- but that being said, summer crowds are bigger overall. Spring break (or Easter break) usually lasts around six weeks because the schools...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 31 Aug 20, 02:02 AM
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I hope the OP doesn't mind if I jump in here to...

I hope the OP doesn't mind if I jump in here to reply to this :smile: The Amtrak stops at the Santa Fe station in downtown San Diego, and you are right that the seaport area is within walking...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 31 Aug 20, 01:43 AM
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Views: 342
Posted By Aims
My friend Kerry has a good trip report from a few...

My friend Kerry has a good trip report from a few years ago. Her family went to all the places you are interested in with their two young boys. Here is a link to her report:...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 20 Aug 20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 561
Posted By Aims
👍 I love hearing that, thank you! You can always...

👍 I love hearing that, thank you! You can always ask more questions if you ever need to- before your visit and/or while youíre here. Feel free to send me a personal message too, if you prefer. I hope...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 20 Aug 20, 04:49 PM
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Views: 561
Posted By Aims
Hi Paul, you're welcome! I'm glad to help. :) To...

Hi Paul, you're welcome! I'm glad to help. :) To answer your questions...


The areas where tourists would visit are all relatively safe, and as you said, just use common sense as you would...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 19 Aug 20, 05:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 561
Posted By Aims
Welllll... :d: We don't have much in the way of...

Welllll... :d: We don't have much in the way of "Caribbean style" beaches in San Diego, just lots of the Southern California variety (lots of sand, surfers and a palm tree here and there LOL). ...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 15 Aug 20, 04:25 PM
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Views: 679
Posted By Aims
Mission Valley is an area of San Diego that is...

Mission Valley is an area of San Diego that is the most centrally located. It is filled with hotels one after the other, and a major freeway runs through the center of it. There are also two large...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 22 Jul 20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By Aims
Mobile Have a look at San Diego, too. Itís only a two...

Have a look at San Diego, too. Itís only a two hour drive south of Disneyland and there is a lot to do for families with young children. I have a San Diego planning sticky thread pinned at the top of...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 14 Jul 20, 03:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By Aims
Bars that serve food can stay open if they have a...

Bars that serve food can stay open if they have a patio where they can move outdoors to. Bars that don't serve food have to close. One of my favorite bars, a speakeasy type place that doesn't serve...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 6 Jul 20, 09:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By Aims
The Best Western Island Palms and Humphrey's Half...

The Best Western Island Palms and Humphrey's Half Moon Inn (they are next to each other) on Shelter Island are lovely, relaxing hotels to stay at. There are only a couple of restaurants within...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 24 Jun 20, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By Aims
You're very welcome! I am so glad you are looking...

You're very welcome! I am so glad you are looking forward to visiting here, I know you will enjoy it :grin:
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 24 Jun 20, 09:04 PM
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Views: 320
Posted By Aims
Mobile I have stayed at the Island Palms and at...

I have stayed at the Island Palms and at Humphreyís Half Moon Inn next door. Shelter Island is a great location- scenic, lots of restaurants close-by. The Island Palms has a nice restaurant on the...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 19 Jun 20, 04:17 PM
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Views: 326
Posted By Aims
Mobile Yep! And as someone living in California, Iím so...

Yep! And as someone living in California, Iím so glad he did that- cases have been going up statewide since weíve been reopening businesses. I always wear a face mask when I go out and although it...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 9 Jun 20, 04:14 PM
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Views: 640
Posted By Aims
Mobile Doesnít sound like too much to ask for to me,...

Doesnít sound like too much to ask for to me, should be easy 😂

Best of luck though, seriously. I hope it works out well for you for this year. 😊
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 9 Jun 20, 12:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By Aims
I agree! Over here, they have been stressing how...

I agree! Over here, they have been stressing how people should be outside more (with social distancing, of course)...encouraging our newly reopening restaurants to use outdoor spaces as much as...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 7 Jun 20, 11:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By Aims
Hi Dave :wavey: I hope you are able to make your...

Hi Dave :wavey: I hope you are able to make your trip out to the west coast as planned. I have a sticky thread posted at the top of this forum with a guide to what there is to do in San Diego. As of...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 7 Jun 20, 04:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By Aims
:d: Yes, the Fresh Baked guy (Dave) does love to...

:d: Yes, the Fresh Baked guy (Dave) does love to speculate on things but when solid news does come out, he is usually one of the first to report it.






Glad to be able to help contribute...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 7 Jun 20, 03:44 PM
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Views: 569
Posted By Aims
Mobile Hi, I live in southern California and our...

Hi, I live in southern California and our governor has just started moving us into the early stages of phase three, which includes the reopening of hair salons, gyms, bars and museums this coming...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 17 May 20, 04:31 AM
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Views: 259,233
Posted By Aims
Hi, and thank you for those really kind words...

Hi, and thank you for those really kind words about my thread! :wavey::) Are you looking at the Best Western Hacienda hotel in Old Town? It's a very pretty property, right in the middle of Old Town...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 6 May 20, 09:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By Aims
Hi again :wavey: Airbnbís are still legal in San...

Hi again :wavey: Airbnbís are still legal in San Diego. Beach areas I would avoid staying in would be Ocean Beach and Imperial Beach. As I mentioned in my previous post, Mission Beach is the busiest...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 6 May 20, 03:57 AM
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Views: 400
Posted By Aims
Lots to do in San Diego for children! :) There...

Lots to do in San Diego for children! :) There is a world famous zoo and it's sister zoo in Escondido called the San Diego Safari Park (where the cheetah run is located that jdouds mentioned), Sea...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 5 May 20, 09:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By Aims
Hi, I live in the San Diego area and I see that...

Hi, I live in the San Diego area and I see that you have already had some good tips about Oceanside. If you don't mind the longer commute to get into San Diego from that location, it is a perfectly...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Reports 21 Mar 20, 10:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,916
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Mobile Youíre welcome! Very glad to have helped in any...

Youíre welcome! Very glad to have helped in any way. :) I was just coming back on to say that your photos are gorgeous! You got some great shots, thanks for sharing them. :) x
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Reports 21 Mar 20, 09:11 PM
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Views: 1,916
Posted By Aims
Mobile Great summary, Kate- and helpful, too! I...

Great summary, Kate- and helpful, too! I appreciate the hotel recommendations for Monterey and Santa Barbara, especially. I know weíve talked in private message, but again I want to say how sorry I...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 16 Mar 20, 06:20 PM
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Views: 471
Posted By Aims
Mobile Thank you, TC! :wavey: We are doing alright...

Thank you, TC! :wavey: We are doing alright here- hope all is well for your family, too. We are dealing with all the same issues you probably are with food and toilet paper disappearing from the...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 14 Mar 20, 01:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By Aims
San Diego Attraction Closures

Just a headís up...I am in San Diego and it has just been announced that a few attractions will be closing to the public due to coronavirus precautions- these include the USS Midway museum (closing...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 13 Mar 20, 04:57 PM
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Views: 315
Posted By Aims
Mobile Knotts Berry Farm will also be closing beginning...

Knotts Berry Farm will also be closing beginning March 14 through the end of the month.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 13 Mar 20, 02:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,096
Posted By Aims
Mobile Thank you, Em! :) That was really sweet of you to...

Thank you, Em! :) That was really sweet of you to post that. I do remember talking to you, and Iím so happy to know you had a wonderful time here. :)
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 3 Mar 20, 12:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,096
Posted By Aims
Mobile Ahhh, yes! That is the one I missed. I kept...

Ahhh, yes! That is the one I missed. I kept thinking there was another one I wanted to mention but it just wasnít coming to me. The Aerospace museum is fantastic, well worth a visit- itís quite...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 2 Mar 20, 11:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,096
Posted By Aims
Mobile Speaking as a local, these are the things I enjoy...

Speaking as a local, these are the things I enjoy doing in San Diego.

San Diego Zoo tops my list. It is such beautiful place with so much going on, and you can easily spend a full day here.
...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 28 Feb 20, 09:33 PM
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Views: 564
Posted By Aims
Both times Iíve been to Hearst Castle I reserved...

Both times Iíve been to Hearst Castle I reserved tickets ahead, but you can also take your chance and buy the day of. Easter time is also spring break time though, and all California big attractions...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 25 Feb 20, 05:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,416
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All the hotels mentioned are great places, I have...

All the hotels mentioned are great places, I have stayed at all of them- in fact, I will be staying at Humphreyís Half Moon Inn in about two weeks taking some friends who will be visiting from the...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 24 Feb 20, 12:56 AM
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Views: 480
Posted By Aims
Mobile Downtown is a great location to stay in San Diego...

Downtown is a great location to stay in San Diego but it is the heart of the tourist area too, so hotel prices can be costly. If you stay closer to the airport, which is only 3 miles out from...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 21 Jan 20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By Aims
Hi, are you looking for mainly new vinyl albums...

Hi, are you looking for mainly new vinyl albums or older, used albums? Most record shops in San Diego sell both new and used vinyls. I can't think of any record shops that sell just new albums, but...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 1 Dec 19, 05:49 PM
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Views: 588
Posted By Aims
Mobile Very welcome! 😊👍

Very welcome! 😊👍
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 1 Dec 19, 05:38 PM
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Views: 588
Posted By Aims
Mobile When I think of a traditional all-inclusive...

When I think of a traditional all-inclusive hotel, Iím thinking of a hotel where all your food, drinks and activities are included in a set price- correct? Iím from San Diego and I canít think of any...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 6 Nov 19, 03:17 AM
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Views: 118,215
Posted By Aims
Mobile Hello! :wavey: That was such a nice message. :) I...

Hello! :wavey: That was such a nice message. :) I love hearing the excitement about visiting here. Youíve chosen some good things to do while you are here. Even though itís a short visit, I am sure...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 3 Oct 19, 09:55 PM
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Views: 421
Posted By Aims
Mobile Aww that sounds like a wonderful plan :) Iím glad...

Aww that sounds like a wonderful plan :) Iím glad you loved the Marquis! I stay there often whenever Iím in the city for a weekend. You canít beat the location or views!
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 3 Oct 19, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By Aims
Sounds like a typical October here! :d: It is a...

Sounds like a typical October here! :d: It is a fickle month sometimes with the weather- can't decide if it's still summer or should be fall.
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