Travel Blogs from Alameda
To my dear avid readers, followers, and lurkers,
Guess who's back traveling and writing about it again?
Last you all heard from me in this forum, I had "landed my plane" on the day I turned 40. Since then, I managed to stay retired from Corporate life and returned to work by starting my own consulting business, working as an independent consultant, with a focus on Organisational Development and Human ...
... it was after midnight as that is the time it was in the UK. We had a very early tea and both were out to it by 7pm.
The next day, the sun shone again and it was still warm. We caught a cab to the camper hire, which was an hours drive, but we were able to get a deal with the taxi driver and pay a set amount instead of by kilometre. We saved quite a bit doing this. After all the paperwork was done, instructions given, we were handed the keys to our ...
... till the ferry came, the shops were designed for the tourist, some lovely arty things though. With half an hour to go we decided we should get ourselves ready for the ferry to Fisherman's Wharf that was due to leave at 2:20. When we got there a line of bikes had started to form and was filling up very quickly. The first ferry to leave before ours went to the Ferry Wharf which is at the opposite end of ...
... playing in the park, we found a walking track so off we went, it did a loop but before we got back to the start, the track left the bush and we walked along a street with houses. In front of a house we found three boxes with bits and pieces in them so we sorted through them and found some goodies to take home to Olga. The other morning when Olga and Angel were going on their "twinkle" walk, Olga ...
23rd December - Monday
Olga had a meeting in Berkeley this morning so we decided to tag along. It was a whole different bus route so we were following and copying mother duck. We had to get transfer tickets and change buses, all was good until mother duck got off with the parting words just stay on for another two or three stops, OK, we found a street market so we decided this was a good place to get off. The market was ...
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