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... a couple of them almost accidentally got trodden on by him. After getting some photos of The Hound as well as the Painted Ladies, I headed off back to Union Square near my hotel (yep, still walking...) to get a coffee and have a rest sitting in the square outside the big Macy's store. Ages ago I'd booked a night tour of Alcatraz for tonight and as I sat there I sort of wished I hadn't bothered. I'd much rather have gone back to the hotel and relaxed and started getting stuff ...
... up for our night out. The evening started with a family meal at a yummy Thai place then back to the hotel, pre drinks in mine and Gemma's room! Then it was onto the party bus. We joined with another group but unfortunately we stayed quite separate. The party bus was amazing, I've no idea how long we were on there for but we made 3 stops, firstly Fremont Street, where we walked through the Golden Nugget which has a shark pool inside and a clear slide you can go down through the shark ...
Part 2: The Mission, Angel Island, Alcatraz
Apparently, a neighborhood in America being trendy has absolutely nothing to do with it looking nice (the Mission genuinely looks (and smells) awful in places) and everything to do with being located near a nice park which appeals to dot com millionaires from Silicon Valley who enjoy getting stoned and playing the drums, in a city which bans chain restaurants and ...
Well, here starts the real blog of this trip. Bev took me to Cincinnati airport from where I'll be flying to Chicago to meet Earl Roemer. Then we will continue on to San Francisco, Tokyo and Manila....our first landfall of the Philippines.
I'm really excited about this trip that Earl and I have talked about for some time. We had it postponed twice in the past year because of budget last year and then because of having ...
... After asking a local for a recommendation we had dinner at Izzys - if u are looking for a bloody nice meal with lots of atmosphere In San Fran the Izzys is the place, bloody delish Stephen would particularly recommend the Key Lime Pie, excellent steak as well and a couple of nice wines and I feel pretty mellow thanks v much for asking! Going to sleep now early morning coming lots to fit in an not much ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking