Howard Johnson Express
Travel Blogs from South San Francisco
... striped red & white jumper, pink beanie, striped sox and green crocs that didn't fit. Quite a few down and outs in wheel chairs that like to hurl abuse at you as you walk pass. "Whatcha starin out MOTHER F..KER?" Is the most common thing you hear on the streets eventhough you are not staring at them. By far the funniest one was a tall yougish black guy who had his back to us but we kid hear him laughing his head off. When he turned around he ...
... concerned, as not only did I have to get to the airport but had to transfer to a domestic terminal - serves me right for leaving things to the last minute!
The air trains, which transfer passengers between terminals & parking lots, come every few minutes so I made it to check in at 3.50pm & there was no queue, which astounded me considering what the airport was like when I first landed. It was a self check in & I was soon on my way ...
This is absolutely one of the best cities to visit in the US. The city is unique in a number of ways, notably, the weather. It is rarely ever too cold or too warm, and even on sunny days in the summer, there may be the signature sf fog. The roads, while straight (except Lombard), are extremely 'hilly,' and the city displays an interesting mix of architectural styles. I particularly love the idea of traveling around on a trolley car versus the ...
... the incredible friendliness and helpfulness of Rotorua mountain bike rental companies who are so genuine and do anything possible to help visitors have the best experience. We just couldn't believe the way the day went and would not recommend anyone using Blazing Saddles when in San Francisco.
Rant over and done with... sorry, just had to share that!
We're off to Alcatraz today - so we're really looking forward to that!
OK, remind me of why I hate to fly again. Oh, that's right, crowded terminals, long lines at check-in and security, mediocre food, I remember now.
Seriously, the trip has started and it's too late to turn back now. I'm sitting at gate 93, our plane is just outside waiting for us, at a computer station as I write this. Still ahead ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed