The El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood Boulevard

My favourite Disney film from my childhood was Beauty and the Beast. I used to watch it over and over, I think I actually wore out the VHS! I’ve been really looking forward to the live action remake, so when my friend invited us to go see it somewhere pretty special I couldn’t refuse.

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Hollywood Christmas Parade

The Hollywood Christmas Parade is an annual parade that takes place on the Sunday after Thanksgiving, the start of Christmas in the USA. I’ve never been to an American parade before, but it’s the kind of the thing you always see in films so we decided to head down to LA to see what all the fuss was about. Continue reading “Hollywood Christmas Parade”

Universal Studios, Hollywood

About 2 weeks after we had moved into our house, my brother made a last minute decision to come out and visit. Unfortunately I was still busy with sorting stuff out, and hadn’t yet found a dog sitter for Charlie, so I couldn’t spend that much time exploring with him. He went to San Diego, and spent days in LA and Santa Monica etc during the week. We managed to get one day when we could all spend the day together, so we decided to go to Universal Studios in Hollywood for the day.

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