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Travel Blogs from Redwood City
... getting to see the Painted Ladies ( the famous row of coloured houses on top of San Francisco. Probably best known for being used in the opening sequence of the sitcom Full House.) But it was all just killing time for the main event. As we boarded the boat and headed to the island the weather really helped set the scene as it got very grey and overcast. Once we arrived we were forced to climb a surprisingly steep hill to the top where the main prison house was, and from ...
... be getting on the Star Princess for an 11 day cruise to Alaska. We will be salmon fishing on EC's birthday on Saturday and whale watching on the 19th.
I am going to sign off and see if this will actually upload. We have Jack and ECs videos to thir classmates which we will try to upload as well. They are a lot of fun.
Love to you all.
... Diego so the girls dashed off with great excitement to secure an ice cream whilst Annick and I sat down to a glass of rose on the square. Having drunk, and eaten, our full, we biked back along the boulevard all along to the financial district before turning up market street and heading for home. It was quite late and starting to get dark so it was quite an exciting trip through the rush hour traffic, but we made it back to the Blazing Saddles office safely. ...
... we all went back to near our hotel in ChinaTown and Saki and Eisuke met us there and we went to dinner at the Oriental Pearl - the same place Sam & Sally had taken us earlier in the week. It was all delicious, and everyone seemed really happy. Oh! and Aya and Chris gave us lovely gifts as well. It's Fathers' Day here today, so it was nice to celebrate that too. The kids came back to our hotel room, and fed Alyssa and got reorganised for their drive home. Another top day ...
... knew who to let in. The ferry for our Alcatraz Tour left at 6pm. We jumped on that, it was super windy and quite cold. We had an audio tour of the cells, which was great to listen to. Mark was glued to the headset the whole time. We then listened to a story about the last successful escape off Alcatraz which was really fascinating, then went to a campfire talk which included a story about the three guys who escaped 6 months prior ...
Other places to stay in Redwood City
223 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City | 4 star hotelfrom $147
- An Excellent Choice
- Good Hotel
- Great hotel with a French feel
1000 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City | 3 star hotelfrom $142
2610 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 2 star hotelfrom $121
1836 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 2 star hotelfrom $133
2650 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 2 star hotelfrom $97
1818 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 1 star hotelfrom $127
1090 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 2 star hotelfrom $102
316 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 3 star hotelfrom $184
25 Fifth Avenue, Redwood City | 2 star hotelfrom $128
868 Main St., Redwood City | Hotelfrom $70
526 El Camino Real, Redwood City | 2 star hotelfrom $119