We carefully planned out our trip – we would land at LAX at midday and spend the afternoon in the lovely Marina Del Ray. But Delta had other ideas – why spend a chilled afternoon at the beach / marina, when you can have a 7 hour delay at SLC airport instead?! We received some food vouchers, but I didn’t think it was much considering that in Europe you get food vouchers if your flight is 2 hours delayed. My boyfriend did his usual act of seeing how long he could read a magazine in a shop before being chased out. It was a long 7 hours!
The good news is we did fly that day, and upon arriving at LAX in the evening, we decided to make the best of it and go to Marina Del Ray as planned. Continue reading