Hawthorn Suites By Wyndham Rancho Cordova / Folsom
Travel Blogs from Gold River
... the 70's perfect for our trek up and down the steep hills. We finished our day with dinner at John's Grill, where a scene from the Maltese Falcon was filmed and where I began my quest for the perfect cioppino. Their version was very good as was Scott's grilled sea bass.
After dinner we took a quick walk to Chinatown where we "saw no evil, heard no evil and spoke no ...
... very much. We’re a very closed-off, insulated nation. Our sense of culture and the world beyond our borders is very limited. Although we may not have the chance to do another trip like this again (or at least not for a while), we look forward to doing some armchair traveling and learn about other cultures through movies and books. This more global perspective has also impacted how we relate to the U.S. immigrants we meet. We ...
We pick up the car near the airport and we are on our way. How far we get depends on how much sleep we got on the plane. We might visit a large castle on our way to Sorrento or we might find the nearest hotel to crash in. I'm sure we will be wide awake when we first get the car, but after that its anybody's guess. No falling asleep while driving!
... the valley from Russian River into Sonoma wine country. As it was getting close to lunchtime, we decided to take pot luck and stop at one of the wineries for a look round and possible tasting. We chanced on the VML winery which proved to be a good choice as they were friendly, hospitable and more than happy to provide tastings of some of their wines. We spent a happy hour slurping our way through various vintages and then took advantage of their ...
... was a stick shift so I also did that as a first. It was kind of scary. I liked lowering the bucket and looking like a bad ass. The rest was boring.
Now I am back on base and am planning a trip to San Fransisco next weekend. Something simple. Take the train, spend one night in the hotel. Nothing insane.
In about a week and a half we will be headed to Sultan, Washington to create and implement a disaster preparedness plan for Volunteers ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations