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Travel Blogs from Alameda
... nervous walking along and had to grab Kate in fear for my life! We returned via bus before we headed out for the evening-sunburnt! Shuttle to Union Square we visited Ted Baker, Forever 21 and Disney before Kate treated herself to a ring in Pandora. We had a lovely meal and drink in Straight before heading back. Approached by a lovely black homeless man who tried to tell us a joke (why us?!) before returning back to the ...
... to walk from our motel - the best thing about SF is that because it is built on a peninsula, the place is very compact. unlike LA which spreads out for miles in every direction, SF has been built up and is about as big as its ever going to be. so… we walked to China town. we had been told that at night, it is one of the safest, most crime free areas of the city and I have to say, I felt so comfortable. Unlike LA where you just know that you are being eyed up by twenty ...
... the big hill, which was so much better going the other way, till we got to the start of the bridge. I didn't know what time the bike shop closed and it was getting quite cool and I just wanted to get to the other side. There wasn't quite as many people at this time of day, which was a good thing. Off I went with Russ close behind ringing his bell to get people out of our way (remember my bike didn't have ...
... neither had the two Swiss ladies or a young couple from California that we meet in Kauai, so we have introduced a new word to our American friends which have all found quite amusing.
Now that I have finished my second piece of Pumpkin Pie, did I tell you that Pumpkin Pie is very nice, I have finished the blog and some emails, Russ is reading, I think that is about it for us tonight.
Love from Sue and ...
... when this lady started calling for Security, we looked up and she was hanging onto another young lady still calling out, the young lady was hitting her in the face and saying "she tried to choke me", quite exciting. They ended up down in front of us with some officials trying to help the store keeper, then all of a sudden the young lady fell to the ground and went into a fit. People went to help, someone was calling out ring 911, ...
Other places to stay in Alameda
1700 Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $120
1151 Pacific Marina, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $91
1628 Webster St., Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $152
1925 Webster Street, Alameda | 1 star hotelfrom $91
400 Park Street, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $77
2428 Central Ave., Alameda | Hotelfrom $44
1350 Marina Village Parkway, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $131
1260 S. Loop Rd, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $113