Thursday, April 21, 2011

vacation day five: San diego

Today we drove out to Coronado Island to have lunch at the historic Hotel Del Coronado

It was cold and windy and we were dressed for sun.  Brrrrrrrr!

Lunch was delicious.

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And artistic.

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After lunch we drove to Belmont Park, which is an amusement park and entertainment center located on Mission Beach.

They have a large wooden roller coaster, originally built in 1925.

Hannah really wanted to go on it but when we got there we discovered she did not meet the 50” height requirement. 

She took the news well.

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She cheered up not at all with a consolation ride on the carousel.

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After all that we still had time to go back to the hotel and hit the pool for a bit before dinner.

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Macy never got the memo about bringing a bathing suit.

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15 comments:

Brian Miller said...

awww...i know how she feels...i LOVE wooden roller coasters...swimming would not be bad though...

Annie said...

Aww, poor Hannah!!

Another great day of vacation.

PeaceLoveApplesauce said...

Awww-- bless her heart!! My son does the same thing at the local fairs bc my daughter is always tall enough to ride and he can't. :-(

Amy said...

oh poor little girl no roller coaster ride for her.. Boo..

Yes, my little one loved meeting a princess.

Sandy said...

Poor Hannah! My older sister was so much shorter than I was and always got so mad at me when she wasn't tall enough to ride rides that I could.

Alexis AKA MOM said...

OMGosh I'm loving the TALK TO THE HAND!!! hehe

Wow a wooden roller coaster, darn height requirement!

What a super fun time you all had!!

Nezzy said...

Such a tough break when your not big enough to live your young dreams!!!

I had to laugh about your comment about Macy!!! I wish I could see her face. :o)

It looks like ya'll are havin' the time of your lives!

God bless and have a safe and happy trip.

If ya get a moment (Hehehehe, yeah..I know it's funny) pop on over for my Easter Giveaway!!!

Bliss said...

Hannah is so funny, especially the carousel picture. Great family picture of you guys and that pool looked fantastic.

Sara @ Domestically Challenged said...

Oh, her face is killing me! Poor little lady! I'm glad she had fun, but aren't those hard lessons?

Ginger said...

awww poor thing!! I love the "no more pictures, please" carousel picture!!

Sandra said...

I'm laughing: she took the news really well, and there she is bawling! Poor thing!

The Blonde Duck said...

Aww! Poor thing!

Little BGCG's Mommy said...

Macy looks SO much like your husband!

Connie said...

Poor Macy!

Pinkie said...

I know it's wrong but I am still laughing at that picture of Hannah. Poor thing. That would be my reaction, too, though. I love wooden coasters. And I've always wanted to go to that hotel. I hope you guys enjoyed it. But really...poor Hannah.