Harry Potter and the Florida Theme Parks

I was recently doing some vacation planing (one of my favorite daydreaming projects) and for a brief moment (about 2-3 minutes) I could not remember where we had gone in April. As part of this process of remembering I went … Continue reading

#11 Visit the Statue of Liberty

“Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” -Emma Lazarus We were anxious … Continue reading

#17 See a Show on Broadway, Welcome to Broadway, NYC

As a kid growing up in Southern California I was no stranger entertainment. We are indeed the Entertainment Capital of the World. Radio, television, music, and film making, as well as the abundance of tourist and amusement attractions in the … Continue reading

Welcome to Delmonico’s, NYC

Last month I reviewed the Sundowners Delmonico Steak in San Bernardino California. If you missed it (how could you have done that), here is the link: http://www.johnpedroza.com/blog1/sundowners-family-restaurant-delmonico-steak/ Due to this it was natural that we had to go to the … Continue reading

America’s Export: Entertainment (A Visit to Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA)

I am extremely blessed for many things. One of the most being having a job. Not only do I have a job that takes care of all my needs I even have a bit to spare. I know it sounds … Continue reading

El Cariso Nature Trail, Elsinore, CA

Total Distance: 1.3 Miles (1.5 if you go to the Firefighters Memorial) Difficulty: Easy (slight elevation gains, dirt path) Address: 32353 Ortega Highway Elsinore, CA 92530 Cost: $5 parking or Adventure Pass Yesterday we went to the El Cariso Nature … Continue reading

How to Lose $500 Chasing a Squirrel aka. Visiting a Minor League Baseball Team.

It is summer and thanks to the RPOA (Riverside Police Officers Association), we were able to get discounted baseball tickets to the Lake Elsinore Storm baseball game. Many reading this post will have never heard about the Lake Elsinore Storm. … Continue reading