Courtyard By Marriott Pleasant Hill
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The next place we stopped was the National Maritime Museum which is part of the National Park System. It's goal is to preserve Pacific Coast Maritime History. They do ongoing renovations & also have several boats open for touring. With our National Park Pass, we were able to tour these for free. It was quite interesting & the 301 foot long square rigger Balclutha was so impressive. It was launched in ...
This morning we had a lie in and then went out for a leisurely breakfast of pancakes. They were lovely.
We returned to our room to brush our teeth and watch tv until they threw us out at midday.
I am proud to say that I managed to pack everything into the four suitcases we brought with us with very little carry on luggage.
After leaving our gear with the bell hop ...
... and he enjoys a little bit of it but nothing compares to French fries in his life!!! He loves em! With lunch done n dusted we hit the sightseeing bus again and see SF on nightfall. The TENDERLOIN area of SF I have heard about. All the stories of chaos and filth! The bus roles on through there, mum is shocked Robyn and I have our eyeballs glued to the sidewalks! This is the closest thing we have ever been to the hood!!! Glad we didn't book the motel 6 in the ...
... the road, as they park side by side...there is no way you couldn't let your car door go flying open when you got out...I would hate to park a new car there! You would have to bubble wrap it.
Back down the hill and we watched as they brought the cable cars over and turned them around on the wooden circle platforms...all by hand. We had to wait thru two cars...there was such a long line. We ended up standing inside when car number three came...we were ...
Packing and the scale says too much. How do I trim 1 pound from the contents of a 15.6 pound pack??? Fewer hair products? Nope, rather give up deodorant :-) less of the makeup recommendations from the girlfriends? Nope. Give a pound to Rick who was underweight? Yes. Boys are much simpler.
And the results are in. I asked over 30 ladies what single item of makeup you would bring if you could only have one, ...
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