Oakwood Bellena Village
Travel Blogs from Alameda
... watching each of the girls in their respective gymnastics classes, and generally marveling at their growth and other forms of progress since we saw them a year ago.
We left Sherwood Thursday morning, and late Thursday afternoon got our first glimpse of the Pacific Ocean. It's not that we've never seen it before, but each first glimpse is as awesome as if it actually were the very first. There's a beauty about all that water and the view of where it meets the ...
... for lunch, we all know I’m a sandwich snob with my M&S divaness but really in San Fran so far it’s all weird and wonderful fillings like big meaty slices of bread ……it doesn’t do it for me I’m afraid! Lunch aside it was time to purchase our standard city open top bus pass and get on board!!
The bus tour took us all around the city and up and down the steep hills that overlook the city. Again we went over ...
... We're embarking on a long East Coast getaway that has us flying into North Carolina (first time visit for me and the kids) to visit my sister-in-law and my cousin and their respective families. I'm eager. Afterwards, we've got a long drive into Virginia to visit grandparents and other family for over a week. We'll make it just back in time to celebrate my little girl turning 2!!
... the best Mexican food I have tasted.
More cycling along the Richmond river, to Mill Valley, a very upscale American small town, with beautiful designer home wear shops, boutiques, and manicured lawns – and a great bookstore with a fabulous café – a sort of Wimbledon village in California!
The next couple of days were SF based – I stayed with Sarah and Andrew who have lived in SF for 15 years, and who I hadn’t seen ...
... gorillaer, et akvarium med farvestrålende fisk og et talende træ. Et rent slaraffenland for pigerne og ventetiden kunne da også "bruges" til at foretage indkøb af tøj og andre accessories :-) Vores lille tradition med en nøglering fra de steder vi besøger holdte dog pigernes indkøbslyst i skak.
Godt trætte og meget sent væltede vi alle omkuld med en viden om, at vi søndag skulle tidligt op da vi skulle til Alcatraz, Bay Akvarium samt China Town og midtbyen.
Other places to stay in Alameda
1700 Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $102
1151 Pacific Marina, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $95
1628 Webster St., Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $146
1925 Webster Street, Alameda | 1 star hotelfrom $87
400 Park Street, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $76
1350 Marina Village Parkway, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $126
1260 S. Loop Rd, Alameda | 2 star hotelfrom $96