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Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... Gavin was an exchange student at Utrecht last year and we became good friends and it was awesome to hang out with him and his roommate on my last night in this lovely city. He lived right next to Golden Gate park, in a hippie neighborhood called Haight and we had a great time in one of his favorite bars. On Monday morning it was time to leave San Fran behind. I really enjoyed the five days I spent here and added it right away to my ‘favorite cities of the states’-list. Next stop: San ...
... a few hours later.
My mom and I made the game plan of going to the Chinese embassy first, submitting and expediting my application, and then scoping out the situation at the Indian embassy. When we arrived at the Chinese embassy, the room was chockablock with folks as it was the first day back after a weekend and Memorial Day holiday. We waited for a few hours before we were finally called to the counter. As I said before, applying ...
... riding a cable car somewhere.
Once we visited the Cable Car Museum again, we sat and thought about our options for the day, and ended up getting a $15 all day pass each which was valid for all buses and cable cars across the whole city... so we hopped on a cable car just outside the museum and headed north all the way to Fisherman's Wharf. Got off the cable car, got some photos of the bay area, and jumped back on a cable car going ...
... a huge need of a cold pill and some rest. I think I napped on and off for 2 hours. We had a light supper and stayed in doing some laundry, showers and lots of resting. When I was blow drying my hair I had nasty thought of work creep into my thoughts and it annoyed me because I am still on vacation. Stop it!!!
I am sleeping so much its silly. I went to bed and was asleep before ...
... one finally came and there was no room for us so we caved and agreed we should of just got a taxi back when the others did. The ZigZag would have to be saved for another day!! Clam Chowder is the specialty on the Wharf... bleh! Mum was keen to try it though, so we went to Bubba Gumps for dinner down at Pier 39 so she could order it and there would still be something on the menu for the rest of us non seafood lovers. It was ...
Other places to stay in San Francisco
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $250
- Hotel somewhat over-rated
- Royal Treatment
- Elegant but Very Noisy
Union Square, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $233
- Este hotel es fantástico! Lo recomiendo!
- Great location
- Nice, newly Remodeled but not Great
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $254
- 4-Star stay in Union Square
- A Few Tips
- Very decent
SoMa, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $247
- Great New Hotel by the Convention Center, but Staff Needs Some Help
- Excellent hotel--but watch out for the upcharges!
- Stay here!
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $226
- Stay here
- Great Hotel, Great Views, Great Location
- Great rates, great location!
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $272
- Great location, great hotel
- Loved the W!
- Less than stellar
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $230
- Close to the Wharf, but don't drive
- Drab Drab Drab
- Great Location!
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $226
- Enjoyed the Sir Francis Drake
- Worn but Charming
- Good value, good location
Northeast San Francisco, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $252
- One of the best
- Classy, comfortable, and understated
- First Class
Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $215
- Unfriendly Terrible Service
- Don't be put off!
- Much better accommodation available.
SoMa, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $191
- Oasis in the city of old
- Impressed with it all
- Great for the price
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $243
- Charmed by Clift Hotel
- Awful stay @ Clift Hotel
- Only for one nite stands
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $228
- Very enjoyable experience
- Lovely place
- Absolutely Fabulous! Worth every cent!
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Wow Fantastic!
- Staff incompetence
- Holiday Inn Golden Gateway to HELL
Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Value!!
- Lousy hotel and Unfriendly staff
- It was ok...I guess
Downtown San Francisco, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $223
- Executive rooms
- Hilton fine, but pricy
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $312
- They're putting the 'fair' back in Fairmont
- The Fairmont is exceptional
- Completely overrated
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $223
- Nice Hotel, BAD LOCATION
- Ideal Big Chain Hotel
- Great place to stay
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $225
- Convenient, friendly-staffed but small
- Great Value for money
Financial District, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $261
- You don't need a car here!
- Spinning Around
- We Moved On........
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $265
- Good location, nice room, helpful staff.
- OK hotel, tacky area
- Good hotel
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Great deal, lots of fun
- Great location for everything!
- Can Handle the Handlery
Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Perfect if you are under 5 feet tall?
- A Good Deal and A Great Location
- Got more than I paid for
Financial District, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $180
- Worked fine for us!
- Smaller & louder than a College Frat House!
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $227
- Nice stay overall
- Very classy hotel with great staff
- Perfect Location
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $263
- OK, but some problems
- Average hotel with great location!
- Nice rooms / good value