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Travel Blogs from San Jose
... There's a cub as well, no - two cubs. There's triplets! They're coming out of the grass"
We watched and filmed for a while, then I said, in a slightly panicky voice "I think you should get off the roof, bears can probably climb those steps!" We both retreated into the van as they came to check us out - they were only about five feet ...
... see from the photos below, we spent a few weeks equipping and testing it as we drove between San Diego and the Sonoma Coast, with a side trip to see friends in Arizona and did have some early problems with the leisure battery, which worked on electric hook-up but didn’t appear to recharge from the engine as we drove. On one occasion, the battery became so depleted that all our ...
... and a pretty drive to Lake Isabella during the day.
It is ~5 hours drive from the Bay Area and well worth a long weekend trip.
Remember - the closest gas station is miles away - maybe ~45-60 mins drive away so keep your fuel tank happy and full!! maybe carry an extra can if you have one!! Always better to be safe when on a fun trip....
Enjoy the pics and ...
I'm just going to document this because I had a great time-- not because it was necessarily far from home.
Being a new 21-year-old, two fellow Savoyards, Evan (director of The Mikado) and Geoff (who played Pooh-Bah) invited me to go to their favorite bar in San Jose, Single Barrel. I decided to drag my boyfriend Jonathan along. Of course, he's a ...
... 233;? We did, but first we drove by some of Ken’s family’s homes and Ken’s old school. First we went to Foster City, then we went to Saratoga, where we drove past their old house and then Blue Hills Elementary school, and the kids got out and stretched their legs a bit by playing on the same playground area their dad did many years ago. Ken went to third grade there. Next we went into San José, where we swam, swam and swam! The weather was back to what ...
Other places to stay in San Jose
1740 North First Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $101
282 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $133
- Nice room, terrible service
- Avoid at All Costs
- Very Pleasant Stay!
2050 Gateway Place, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Very nice hotel - clean, new, nicely decorated
- Great Staff
- Quality Experience
300 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $135
- Hilton San Jose Guaranteed late arrival is no guarantee
- Great staff, good hotel
- Very nice business hotel
1350 North First Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Make sure construction is over!
- Decent hotel for the price
- Decent but some problems
170 South Market Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $150
- Terrible service!
- Lovely time at the Fairmont!
301 South Market Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $143
- Modern and spacious, great for Convention Center
- Lovely Hotel, Slow Restaurant
- A great stay & a great price
1355 North 4th Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- One of the Best Hotels Ever!
- A Converted Motel 6
- Big Mistake
399 Silicon Valley Blvd., San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $85
1471 North 4th Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $112
200 Edenvale Avenue, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $133
355 Santana Row, San Jose | 5 star hotelfrom $224
- Check your bill!
- Great Stay!
- V BAR (wow what a place)
302 South Market Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- A Bloody Rip Off
- A journey back through time...
- Charming all in all but...
1755 North First Street, San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $107
- See through curtains, stinky room, stinky service
- Great for the weekend
- Avoid at All Cost...
2585 Seaboard Ave., San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $112
700 South Saratoga Avenue, San Jose | Hotelfrom $55
10 West Trimble Road, San Jose | Hotelfrom $167
6111 San Ignacio Avenue, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $125
1560 N. First Street, San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $85
1727 Technology Drive, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $127
1602 Crane Court, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $172
817 The Alameda, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $117
- Great place for a stay
- Perfect location for Arena Venues
- Mediocre at best
101 E San Fernando Street, San Jose | Hotelfrom $149
211 S. First Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- One Star Hotel with Five Star Prices
- Loved it, you should stay here.
- Still needs improvements
440 Saratoga Avenue, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $123