Jaye'S Cottage B&B
Travel Blogs from Oakland
Sooo I was invited to be part of a haunted house that friends put on every year to participate in their neighborhoods biggest holiday of the year. I arrived skeptic of what that all meant but was quickly adopted in tradition and lathered in fake blood by an old friend. I started as a weary traveler who had run into some adventure that had gone awry and later turned zombie and pretty soon became a prisoner in their brigade. This haunted house had become one of any as a part ...
... had a LOT more homeless people than I had anticipated. From speaking with a few people, most of them usually have some kind of mental illness, and had just basically been forced to live out on the streets due to the absolutely ridiculous healthcare system/costs over here i.e. people aren’t left with any other alternatives. So strange that one of the most developed countries in the world has the most ludicrous healthcare system. The cost of just calling an ambulance out could ...
... is a list of places we plan on going (more or less depending how the wind blows):
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Next stop, Qamea Island, Fiji.
Greg and Katie ...
After a nice casual start to the day we headed off to six flags amusement part. On the way we stopped in at a juice bar where they mix up all sorts of fruits into an American sized drink, with a 25c added extra of caffeine added we were on our way.
Six flags is a huge park that takes a good 20ish minutes to walk to some rides. The lines started off not too bad, but they grew as the day went on with the wait going from around 5 to ...
Mary Here. This is my trip to meet or remeet five little ones. (Haley, Max, Keegan, Will and Addie.) I also wanted to pet five dogs(Charley, Marnie, Charley, Riley and Lonnie.) First of all I have to stand corrected. Aunt Teresa is completely right in that I don't know the Black Madonna from Our Lady of Perpetual Help. I mistakenly labeled a picture from a Redemptorist parish, Holy Redeemer, as the ...
Other places to stay in Oakland
1 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Very nice
- This can't really be a Hilton
1001 Broadway, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $146
- Should Have Been Better ...
- Re: I expected better because of the reviews
- Good location/parking problems
1755 Embarcadero, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $137
- Great value but slow in service
- Too little for too much
988 Broadway, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $122
10 Washington St, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $161
8465 Enterprise Way, Oakland | 2 star hotelfrom $95
77 Hegenberger Road, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $116
8350 Edes Avenue, Oakland | 2 star hotelfrom $63
350 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $134
500 Hegenberger Road, Oakland | Hotelfrom $79
1103 Embarcadero, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $123
233 Broadway, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $126
8471 Enterprise Way, Oakland | 2 star hotelfrom $95
8452 Edes Ave, Oakland | 2 star hotelfrom $102
4919 Coliseum Way, Oakland | 1 star hotelfrom $63
444 Embarcadero West, Oakland | 2 star hotelfrom $72
- Hard to beat if you are a trainspotter
- Special people!
- Great hotel, Great price
170 Hegenberger Loop, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $106
10 Hegenberger Road, Oakland | 2 star hotelfrom $79
495 10th St, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $95
150 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland | 3 star hotelfrom $122
490 W MacArthur Blvd, Oakland | 1 star hotelfrom $64
683 W. MacArthur Blvd, Oakland | Hotelfrom $59