Hampton Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Rohnert Park
More riding...I'm glad this is the last travel day for now.
We spent more time in the Redwood Forest. I've found that things are never the
way you picture them, and this is no exception. I had a vision of a forest
consisting of widely spaced trees and a road meandering through it.
Occasionally the road would cut through the trunk of the tree because it was
easier than other options. The truth is that the forest is densly packed with
trees, and there are only ...
Skip and I went to San Francisco train station and picked up Val. Her friends Jan and Caroline took the train up from Palo Alto with her to be sure everything went smoothly. I was raining like crazy when Skip and I went to south to the Golden Gate Bridge. I went into the train station and met them; it was nice to ...
... a tram to Fisherman's Wharf then caught a bus to Coit's Tower. Roy got some good shots from there. It is up on Telegraph Hill and can be seen from a long way away - we could see it from the ferry terminal. Telegraph Hill was originally set up as a signal tower so people could be notified when ships were arriving. Coit Tower was built on Telegraph Hill in 1933. It stands 250 tall and was paid for with a bequest ...
... They were great! They even knew where the bike paths were, although I expect none of them had been on a bike in eons!
The park is very nice - looks immaculate. I haven't visited the bathrooms, showers and laundry areas but I expect they are spotless. They have a small pool which is closed for the season and there are a number of full timers but their spaces are clean and tidy. The spaces are small width wise but okay for depth. We had ...
... Bay a few miles down the road. The bay is huge with jetties going out on each side. The jetties almost meet in the middle so there is just a wee opening to the ocean. Lots of people around, a few kites flying, some para-surfers and even some horses on the beaches. We drove out the west jetty and stopped for a bit to watch some guys fishing and for Roy to take some pictures of the birds - lots and lots of different kinds - we really could be having our "Big Year"!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking