We overslept. Probably necessary with all the walking, heat and everything. Yulia got up first to swim, she had the whole pool to herself. Then the cats came out to … Continue reading Run Mickey!
We actually came pretty close to sleeping in. That might be a first. I should probably stick a plaque on the wall. We had breakfast reserved in Goofy’s Kitchen. It’s our … Continue reading Double Score
We actually got out of the hotel room pretty close to 8 am. We were going to California Adventure today, and thought it opened at 8. There’s always a rush … Continue reading Photo Finish
We weren’t sure of the best way to visit Tijuana. We decided on parking at the border lot and walking. We heard it could get crowded, and that it can … Continue reading And a shitload of screen doors
Someone was knocking on some door. It took a bit to wake up all the way, but the knocking turned to a pounding. It wasn’t our door, but at 3:00 … Continue reading No Sleep ‘Til…
I swear the band in this bar is a combined 160 years old. It’s two guys with terribly fake rocker hair, but they are actually doing a pretty good cover … Continue reading Gimme Shelter
It’s always a colossal shitshow when we try to go on vacation. Last year we were moving to our new house. This year it’s just a combination of being busy … Continue reading Safe Travels!
Like many writers, I get stuck. I can sit and stare at a keyboard for hours, or at least be near the keyboard, blocked, trying to get something written, and … Continue reading Thoughts on Writing
We are on our final day in Paris. As such, we are sleeping in. The only thing planned for today is to do a little shopping, and get packed. We … Continue reading Doing something close to nothing
The train ride back from Barcelona was easy. Nothing was on fire this time. Also, the train wasn’t so crowded, so the bar didn’t run out of drinks by the … Continue reading Mouse of Anaheim, Rat of Paris
We have been unsure what to do with our last few days in Barcelona. There are still a lot of museums, galleries, and history to se here, but we also … Continue reading Can we add a side of Cadaques to that?
There were notices posted all over the hotel about traffic delays today, because today was Barcelona Pride. This is one of the biggest gay pride parades anywhere, and the route … Continue reading Forecast: Scattered Showers of Men