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Month: August 2008

Apple On Line Store Has Problems.

Apple On Line Store Has Problems.

I ordered a new Mac Book Pro for my self with apple care and a iTouch for my daughter.  My E-mail notifications for this order came to be a bit weird.  The order was cut into two. The iTouch was on one order while the laptop was on the second.  The iTouch arrived extremely fast, with gift wrapping that I do not remember ordering, and was charged $5.  The iTouch qualified for a rebate but I never was notified how…

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Ace Of Cakes Celebrity Food Show

Ace Of Cakes Celebrity Food Show

Celebrity Food Show http://www.celebrityfoodshow.com This event took place at the Hilton Anaheim Hotel 777 Convention Way Anaheim Calif. Overall score: C- Organization of show: C+ (we had reserved tickets but still had to stand in line) Number of vendors: D-  (reason for a low overall score) Hilton as a host site: B  (spacious interiors, real up scale facility overall) Parking: C+ (a better than average score because the parking garage was integrated to the hotel) The event took place for…

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World Famous Restaurant, Pacific Beach, San Diego.

World Famous Restaurant, Pacific Beach, San Diego.

World Famous Restaurant 711 Pacific Beach Drive Pacific Beach area of San Diego. San Diego, Calif.  92108 Phone: 858-272-3100 Fax: 858-272-3189 California coastal cuisine. Reviewed 8/7/08 (Thursday) at about 9:45 AM for breakfast. Food: B (Once it arrived, quite good.) Service: C (Food took a long time to arrive.  we ordered fruit and got potatoes.  I had to ask for my coffee cup to be refilled.) Menu: B (Scored high for some unusually nice offerings.) Value: B (Not bad prices…

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Parking tip for Promenade

Parking tip for Promenade

Parking tip for The Eggery Etc., World’s Famous Restaurant, and parking for the Promenade in an underground parking garage. This tip is intended to show you where to park for the following restaurants: The Eggery Etc. World Famous There is a parking garage under the shopping complex of stores called the Promenade.  This very large shopping center is a very large shopping center up against the boardwalk street, Ocean Blvd.  The south end of the Promenade is where you enter…

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Red Marlin Restaurant at The Hyatt Hotel

Red Marlin Restaurant at The Hyatt Hotel

Red Marlin Restaurant Review (at the Hyatt Hotel) Breakfast Food: A++ Ambiance: A++ Service: A Value: D As we left the Blue Pearl Restaurant, to find another restaurant, I suggested we drive across the street to the Hyatt Hotel.  My wife was driving and I suggested we drive up through the front of the hotel so we could ask a bell hop the restaurant situation.  One of the bell hops, a blond young man, approached our car and told us…

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The Blue Pearl Restaurant at The Dana at Mission Bay

The Blue Pearl Restaurant at The Dana at Mission Bay

The Blue Pearl Restaurant Review (The Dana at Mission Bay) Breakfast Rating: (Unable to rate, disappointed) Today we drove up to The Dana at Mission Bay to have breakfast at their restaurant.  Years ago I remember having their yogurt, fruit and granola parfet.  When we arrived, we noticed two separate couples waiting to be seated.  No one was at the front desk.  Tables to the right and left of us were empty.  The restaurant had been redesigned since we last…

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Kono’s Cafe In Pacific Beach

Kono’s Cafe In Pacific Beach

Kono’s Café Breakfast and Lunch 704 Garnet Ave San Diego, CA 92109 (858) 483-1669 Reviewed for breakfast. Price: A+ Menu Selection: C Food: B+ Seating: C- Restroom: D Yesterday when we drove up to the Hyatt Hotel, the doorman told us of two of his favorite places to have breakfast.  The first place was called Kono’s in Pacific Beach part of San Diego.  It is located at the end of Garnet Blvd and the intersection of Ocean Blvd (no vehicles…

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Paradise Point, San Diego

Paradise Point, San Diego

This resort is still being evaluated and this review will possibly change. The grounds are luscious, jungle like, quite nice. The front desk service was perfect. The bell hop service was wonderful.  Benjamin lead us to our room.  He rode in a long golf cart that was able to carry quite a number of passengers.  He rode ahead leading our vehicle to our room.  He put our luggage into our room for us.  I would not let him leave until…

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