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Old 5 Jun 16, 06:48 PM  
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Mr and Mrs T. Our West Coast adventure May 2016

Been back just over a week now and we really don't want to be here. We had such a wonderful time in California we seriously have withdrawal systems.

Jet lag is a big issue this time. We are both struggling. Not so bad for me as I don't work now but Elaine is having a hard time getting going.

Still trip report is now on the go and I hope to have it completed over the next few days.

Quite a few pictures - we did take around 2,500 in total - but you will be pleased to know I have not posted that many!

Hope you enjoy reading about our journey.

Pre Trip Report

Sunday, May 8 - The Day Before

Monday, May 9 - Travel Day

Tuesday, May 10 - First visit to Disneyland

Wednesday, May 11 - Disneyland Day 2

Thursday, May 12 - Journey to San Diego

Friday, May 13 - San Diego Zoo

Saturday, May 14 - Relaxing day and a bit chilly

Sunday, May 15 - Wonderful surprise and Palm Springs

Monday, May 16 - Aerial tramway and Premium Outlets

Tuesday, May 17 - President Reagan Library and Santa Barbara

Wednesday, May 18 - Exploring Santa Barbara

Thursday, May 19 - Journey to Cambria

Friday, May 20 - In no hurry today!

Saturday, May 21 - Another relaxing day

Sunday, May 22 - On to Monterey

Monday, May 23 - Aquarium and Lovers Point

Tuesday, May 24 - San Francisco and a lost camera!

Wednesday, May 25 - Napa Valley or not!

Thursday, May 26 - Wine tasting in Napa Valley

Friday, May 27 - Last full day

Saturday, May 28 - Home time!

Final Thoughts!
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I am really enjoying your report, it is so making me look forward to our west coast trip in 7 weeks time! Thank you so much, can't wait for the next instalments
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Really enjoyed this, have taken lots of tips for our trip next year. Thanks.
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Just read your entire trippie in one go and really enjoyed it.

We're visiting the West Coast for the first time next year, so your trippie has been very useful in helping me make some plans.
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A lovely report and it's really helped with my planning for our first West Coast trip in Sept/Oct this year. I've been considering the Napa Valley Wine tasting tour and your day has convinced me that we'll be doing that. We always talk about doing the hop on/off bus when we go to a city, but have never done it yet, we always end up walking, however, you made the San Francisco one sound so good. Thanks for sharing.
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Great report, thanks for sharing.
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