Travel Blogs from Alameda
... 139 boats signed up. We are number 71. The Baja HaHa fleet will leave in late October to avoid the summer cyclone season. The rally is sailed in three legs with stops and functions at the end of each leg. The advantage of going in a group is to meet like minded folks, to share advice, lend a helping hand, share weather info, etc. This rally is something we have read about for years and we're really looking forward to the adventure!
We got up today at 8.30 to get the bikes back to eagle rider. Last 10mins of the trip and possibly ever on a Harley. After that we jumped a cab to the pier and headed out to Alcatraz island. Very interesting prison and history. We got back to the pier and went out for some seafood. Good seafood and I started to think that I could fly back on a flight tonight (Sat) ...
... which we made our way to a quaint seaside town of saucilito the home of robin Williams. It resembled a town on the French Riviera. We had a nice lunch consisting of their signature clam chowder then a few drinks before catching the ferry back to the city. Then to cap it off we had to catch the iconic cable car ...
... him when he woke up the next day.
I stayed up late after most had gone home/to bed smoking electric cigarettes (no real smoke just vapour puffs and small nicotine release) with Sebastain and his Dutch friend talking about world events and politics...yeah!
Day 3 - I woke up with a SF hangover just like I remember, but so worth it. We had lunch at Papalote's again only this time Zach was awake and a bit cranky so as we were ...
... Gems turn.. a snowflake! We buy our Halloween costumes from the gift store... 3 Alcatraz jailbird ensembles and head back to get ready! After a quick change we head to Chipolte for our $2 BOOritos! For anyone in fancy dress you get a burrito for 2 bucks! Out bus journey into Mission was hilarious... 4 gay guys jump on the bus... One dressed as what can only describe as a hairy woman, with a stocking over his face and just a hole for the mouth with loads ...
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Other places to stay in Alameda
1700 Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $128
1151 Pacific Marina, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $89
1628 Webster St., Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $141
1925 Webster Street, Alameda | 1 star hotelfrom $86
400 Park Street, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $83
1375 Ballena Blvd, Alameda | Hotelfrom $113
1350 Marina Village Parkway, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $114
1260 S. Loop Rd, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $103