Down in SOCAL to Disneyland with the grand kids then off to D Valley And Anza Borego and JT desert parks for trekking, ,bird watching and serious mountain biking...BUT VISITING THE RONALD REAGAN MUSEUM in Simi Valley was the super highlight!! WHAT A COMMUNICATOR!!! The museum is ultra-modern , a true integration of Hollywood visual, historical documents , personal penned notes, great TV footage, ,AND an artfully done journey into the era. Well worth three or more hours when in SOCAL. Just 15 minutes West of I5 on the 118. Filled with charismatic energy, find out what the Cold War was like, walk through his Air Force One, see how/why the USA had a pan continental connection. Learn how a Hollywood actor became the leading actor on the world stage. Good food at the Reagan Pub, get videoed at Your Inauguration, and you can plan your international trip on Air Force One while navigating all of the issues of the day such as "no fuel for you today, my friend". Discover how we as a nation became a super power and how our citizenry prospered under Reagan. Learn about the love story in the White House. Can't wait to go back!!!