Travel

 

Los Angeles

Sample treats at area bakeries

The Long Beach City College Senior Tours will escort a day-trip through Los Angeles sampling specialties from several of the city’s best bakeries.

Sample Mexican, Japanese, Cuban and Middle Eastern delicacies and then decide what is best.

The tour will be led by Curtis Tucker, who will give some background and cultural history of each bakery.

Lunch at Tam O’Shanter Restaurant is included. Lunch choices are turkey or prime rib sandwich or a Cobb salad and dessert.

Tam O’Shanter is one of Los Angeles’ oldest restaurants. It has been run by the same family, in the same location, for over 90 years.

The cost of the trip is $83 per person, and includes the bus charge, entry fee and extra charges for tour.

The LBCC Senior Center is a relaxed, fun, outgoing group of seniors and encourage all seniors to join it.

For more information, call 938-3048 or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu

 

Pala Casino

Trip set for May 2

The American Legion, Post 327, is hosting a day-trip to Pala Casino on Friday, May 2. The cost is $6. There will be five hours of playtime.

The bus leaves from the Clubhouse 4 parking lot at 8:30 a.m. All are welcome.

Call Tony Dodero, 430-5828, or cell (714) 357-8196, for reservations.

 

St. Jude Support

Trip set to San Manuel

The St. Jude Support Group will sponsor a day-trip to San Manuel Bingo and Casino in Highland on Monday, Feb. 10. All LWers and their guests are invited.

The cost of the trip is $15 and includes $10 back from the casino for food or gaming. The bus will leave from Clubhouse 4 at 9:30 a.m. Call Aileen Ackerman, 493-6774.

—Aileen Ackerman

 

On the Go

Cachuma Lake Eagle Cruise – Saturday, Feb. 1, $79 with picnic lunch, David Nell and Good Times Travel, (888) 488-2287.

Rubel Castle, Glendora —Tuesday, Feb. 4, $42, LBCC Senior Center, 938-3048.

As Seen in Sunset Magazine, Bower Museum – Wednesday, Feb. 5, $89 with lunch, David Nell and Good Times Travel, (888) 488-2287.

Valentine Special, L.A. Flower Mart—Thursday, Feb. 6, $32, LBCC Senior Center, 938-3048.

San Manuel Casino— Monday, Feb. 10, $15, $10 back, St. Jude’s Support Group, Aileen Ackerman, 493-6774.

Pauma Casino Feb. 19, $15; $10 cash in machine, New York Club, Phyllis Pierce, 598-3743; or Chee Chee Porr, 430-5949.

Wilshire Boulevard Tour – From Downtown to the Ocean —Wednesday, Feb. 20, $43, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Fillmore & Western Railway Heritage Valley Tour—Wednesday, Feb. 26, $83 dinner included, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

FIDM: Art of Motion Picture Costume Design—Thursday, Feb. 27, $31 LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

IMAX Movies in 3-D—Thursday, March 6, $42, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

The Palm Springs Follies—Tuesday, March 11, $89 LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

The Nethercutt Museum and Collection—Thursday, March 13, $39, lunch included, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Colorful Songs of Broadway — March 17, $85, PEO, Chapter RT,

Juanita Townsend, 431-4026, or Ro Lynch, 431-9863.

Carlsbad Flower Fields— March 19, $72 includes lunch at Hunter’s Steakhouse, New York Club, Los Alamitos Seniors’ Club, Phyllis Pierce, 598-3743, or Chee Chee Porr, 430-5949; or Verna Burns, 596-1896.

Historic Los Angeles Central Library and “The Last Bookstore in L.A.,—Thursday, March 20, $34, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Los Angeles Getty Center Museum—Tuesday, March 25, $36, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Warner Brothers Studios Tour— Thursday, April 3, $39, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Fabulous Palm Springs Follies— Thursday, April 10, 2014, $75, Social Club 17, David Zimmerman, 594-7457, or Cathy Gassman, 596-4014.

Heritage Museum of Orange County— Thursday, April 10, $58, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Santa Barbara— April 16, $72 includes lunch at Enterprise Fish Co., New York Club, Los Alamitos Seniors’ Club, Phyllis Pierce, 598-3743; Chee Chee Porr, 430-5949; or Verna Burns, 596-1896.

Sweet and Savory Bakery Tour of L.A.—Thursday, May 1, $83, lunch included, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Thoroughbred Horse Racing at Santa Anita —Thursday, May 8, $49, lunch included, LBCC Senior Tours, 938-3048, or email slamoureux@LBCC.efu.

Harrah’s Rincon — Daily, free, Amphitheater, 7:15-7:30 a.m., (877) 777-2457.

Pala Casino — Thursdays, free, $5 back in slot play, Amphitheater, 7:30 a.m., reservations needed, (714) 283-8687.

Pauma Casino—Daily, Amphitheater, 8 a.m., free, $10 free play, (760) 742-2177.

Pechanga Casino — Daily, Amphitheater, 8 a.m., free, $10 in EZ Play upon arrival, (951) 770-2579.

Valley View Casino — Daily, Amphitheater, 7:45 a.m., $6, $15 back in slots.

 

Overnight Trips

Coastal “Safari” By Rail – Feb. 5-8, David Nell and Good Times Travel, (888) 488-2287.

Palm Springs, Follies, Aerial Tramway — Feb., 11-12, New York Club, Los Alamitos Seniors’ Club, Phyllis Pierce, 598-3743; Chee Chee Porr, 430-5949; or Verna Burns, 596-1896.

Laughlin featuring Oak Ridge Boys – Feb. 16-18, David Nell & Good Times Travel, (888) 488-2287.

Alaska Iditarod & Northern Lights – Feb. 20-March 3, David Nell and Good Times Travel, (888) 488-2287.

Wonder Valley Ranch — March 5-8, New York Club, Los Alamitos Seniors’ Club, Phyllis Pierce, 598-3743; Chee Chee Porr, 430-5949; or Verna Burns, 596-1896.

Western U.S. and Canada— May 12-24, New York Club, Los Alamitos Seniors’ Club, Phyllis Pierce, 598-3743; Chee Chee Porr, 430-5949; or Verna Burns, 596-1896.