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Redondo Beach Cafe
Bluff Cove, Palos Verdes
We drove around endlessly looking for the illusive perfect spot to pick our way down the shear cliffs & make it to the beach without breaking our necks. Many, many places. So many we actually ended up in an entirely different area. Ugh!
The story of the driving up & down various street, jumping in & out of the car, walking to the edge & looking to see if there's a humanly passable path down, is boring. The important part is that we got out at one point & walked, walked, walked until we were about a half mile from Myron
However, you can learn an important lesson from our multiple misadventures. Here's an example: have a clear & concise map of the area you're traveling to, do not rely on an Internet connected phone. There are many, many more examples & if you're a careful reader, you'll discover some more.
After much traveling up & down Palos Verdes Dr, N & S, we were able to located what appeared to be a walkway cut into the cliffside from across an inlet. Over we go to figure out where to park & to locate the trail We finally found the trail that led down & wasn't too treacherous or impassable that we might end up dead at the bottom of a cliff. I was so proud of our ability to problem solve & actually find our way despite a terrible lack of directionality.
The path was excellent, nice & wide. However, watch out for doggy presents & occasional deep crevasses. The trip down was seriously steep & we even saw an older woman jogging down the path. Now I say both of us are wusses. Also, we saw tons of brown pelicans & seagulls flying overhead
At the bottom, not so awesome because there are huge rocks, i.e., boulders to twist your ankles on & potentially fall on. We walked out a little before realizing how far we'd have to walk over these crazy rocks to get to the shipwreck trail. At that point, Andrew gave up as I'd given up about 3 days ago. We'll try again someday when we actually find the secret pipe that leads down safely.
We made it back up with no incidents & actually passed a guy that was walking with his 2 dogs sans leashes. I guess things are different on the peninsula. After leaving that area we proceeded north & stumbled upon a lovely little place called the Redondo Beach Cafe. Best greek food I've had in a very long time & their prices are excellent. I had the Telly Savalas & Andrew had a boring old gyro flatbread sandwich. I wish we lived closer so that we could go there more often. I'm plotting . . .