Hustlers grab your guns, driving down the 101
Trip Start Jul 26, 2012
7Trip End Aug 07, 2012
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Despite the eight hour time difference Friday morning got off to a slow start, a pattern we would soon become all too familiar with. Denny's Diner breakfast kick started us a few lb’s heavier, in our loaded chevvy, later to be christened 'Chase’ for his speeeed (excuse the pun, the simple amusement of an English student) to Griffith’s Observatory (not Griffith’s cemetery or conservatory or any other variations I may have come out with). ‘Driving in the sun, looking out for number 1’ OC style down the 101, cue off key singing, we arrived at the LA mountain peaks. Griffith’s spectacular panoramic views of the 88 towns and 8 million people that make up Los Angeles (not 88 million as I lead the others to believe with my not so accurate and quite frankly fictitious facts) were a perfect opportunity for cringy tourist photography to commence. A few hundred photos later, mine and Amy’s LA knowledge/arrogance decided Rodeo Drive was worth a visit, so having cruised down Sunset and Hollywood Blvd, followed by house hunting in Beverly Hills (navigational error on my part, but convenient and enjoyable nonetheless) we made it to the celeb spotting designer retail central