Extended Stay America - San Rafael - Francisco Blvd East
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... of the elite folk who inhabited the building beyond. I listened as rumours passed through the waiting crowd that the show was nearly over and that very soon the celebrity's would start to leave the building. Four large black vans with blacked out windows arrived and parked outside and I made up a story in my own mind that these were used to carry celebrities to the after party. I was feverous with excitement. I had forgotten myself. All I could think about was buying copies ...
... moving south.
We start to notice a major difference. The ocean had turned from a greenish/flat color to a brilliant blue. It's that kind of blue that sticks out....a sharp color. It LOOKS really different, and shows up in our photos. It's started to get warmer as well. A cold front is supposed to move through, but it's warmer today than we've seen so far. Things are changing.
We go a bit further south, ...
... and east to west on the road underneath. A strange setup but seems to work. The new International Cruiseship Terminal, where we had watched the Star Princess depart the day before, is very impressive. They processed 2600 passengers in less than 3 hours. We passed the never ending lines to catch the ferry to Alcatraz. They really are booked out a week in advance.
The buskers, street artists are ever present, and brilliant. We watched a spray painter paint some ...
... torpedo bay and more. There are a few airplanes on display as well. This ship shows its age, but that made it feel more authentic and the events that took place here more real. Very much worth the time we took to tour it and explore history outside of a book.
More information can be found here: http://www.uss-hornet.org/history/herit age/
We arrived in San Fran early Friday morning and eager to explore we headed for food in Chinatown which was amazing. We then explored North Beach where we wondered round the charismatic streets climbing the cities many exhausting hills to reach Coit Tower which gives fantastic panoramic views of the city. We then decided to soak up the atmosphere by sampling the areas many bars which were all offering happy hour. ...