Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek
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... br> I'm sure in the next day and a half before I leave I'll question what I have and what I still need. I have a long list of errands for tomorrow and then just need a good nights sleep before the long journey to Santiago.
So close now!!!
Looking forward to a great ...
"Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things..." This quote, by Steve Jobs, came to mind when walking though our neighbourhood where we were staying for the week. To some, it's called 6th ...
... over the next week). Lin Lin volunteers at the SPCA so of course I was more than happy to go along and see all the dogs and cats while she was helping out. She and her husband, Simon, moved to San Francisco a couple of years ago and have the most beautiful apartment, so settling in was very easy. That night she and I headed to the California Academy of Sciences for the 21+ evening. Who knows what is legal at age 21 in the States? That's right. Alcohol. Alcohol in ...
... it’s a whole bunch of tourist shops. Towards the end of the pier is a massive double decker carousel, which the kids immediately want to go on. It doesn’t appear to be very popular, so the kids are able to get seats on the upper deck easily. I quickly go and try and find the sea lions, but as it is dark, it’s hard to see them, though you can definitely hear them!
It’s getting late, so we start heading ...
... back to Union Square but when we got there we found a line about (i kid you not) 300 people long. Bloody tourists! So we decided to keep walking and maybe we could jump on enroute. Halfway up the hill we spied our first glimpse of the famous Golden Gate Bridge before walking to Lombard St, "The most crooked street in the world". Unfortunately we were at the top of the street and the best photos are taken from the bottom so we walked down Lombard St and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center