Holiday Inn Express Union City/San Jose
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... drive to KF and back, as it's only 5 1/2 round trip. So, I reluctantly awakened Charlie and told him that I was on my way to Oregon. Of course, he switched into problem solving mode...there's got to be a better way...and I hopped in the car headed north...hoping to avoid rush hour traffic! Of course I had my trusty travelling companion Suki me, so I knew all would be well.
CO and I talked while I was driving...he'd tried flights out of ...
... next door, but he thinks it is one further down - that overlooks Mission Delores Park as well as the city.
It is a lovely neighbourhood though and we are very close to the MUNI J line tram which connects with just about everywhere we want to go. We have discovered that the trams are faster than the busses. Yesterday when we went to Fisherman's Wharf, we took a bus that went right across the city on Van Ness Ave. It looked the shortest and ...
... China Town, so decided to take a look. We wandered in and out of the packed food shops and came across tanks packed with an amazing variety of live fish, with people selecting the one they wanted for dinner, some vegetables we definitely did not recognise, and a bucket of large fat live frogs or toads. We were not sure which.
Then back to the cable car stop and we caught the next car back to the wharf. As most ...
... you're going to San Francisco"
It occurred to me when we were in Europe (see my other blog) that my world view or frame of reference comes many times from movies or songs or magazine articles. My mind on matters of the world is very cliché. In Paris I expected to see beautifully coiffured and dressed women sashaying down the street but they were the exception not the rule.
So I am wondering ...
... all these planes we see are one time and yet the handful we have coming in and out can have delays, amazing really. We have gained two hours and after three hours of travel we arrive at 8.30am, brilliant it is still breakfast time ;) We grab a bacon and egg muffin on the run to the next lounge an wow this is one of the tastiest breakies we have had, real bacon freshly cooked with egg and avocado, from an airport? I know, WOW. Very delicious. ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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