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Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... the grape bins where emptied, Philip and I ended up in the dumpster, once the press has finished (whites), everything is emptied into the dumpster where people have to rake the mountain of press **** out to fill up the dumpster, Philip made the good point, that the winery is all modern and up to date, except the dumpster part. Once we had finished cleaning the crush area, we finished filling up barrels. It was pretty late when we finished, 12.30am!!!! I turned off the ...
... chewing gum and something called spaz juice, which I think is an energy drink.... I found a box of nerds which would probably be the size of two big boxes of cornflakes.... no wonder they have diet problems over here. Another thing is the portion sizes, it is literally stupid how much they put on your plate, and when you order a glass of coke or lemonade etc at a cafe/restaurant, the glass is about 800ml - 1 litre, and once you buy one you get free refills. I haven't needed ...
... some interesting shops and restaurants and some Chinese architecture as well, a nice diversion, and we made a note to stop back for a proper Chinese meal at some point.
We then started the big walk across town from almost the most north eastern extreme towards the south west (at least as far as the tourist area extended). On the way we stopped at the City Hall, a rather strange building that looks like someone copied and then blinged up a 16th century ...
... Napa for a 'cheeky pint'. Heaps of fun. I tried a Rasberry Blonde, a beer that had the aroma of raspberrys and a slight aftertaste of raspberrys, my favorite beer so far! I also found that you can get Levi jeans here for USD 30, I know what I need to do!
Who knows what tomorrow shall be like, or what jobs I'll be doing so,
Wish me luck xx
After a nice casual start to the day we headed off to six flags amusement part. On the way we stopped in at a juice bar where they mix up all sorts of fruits into an American sized drink, with a 25c added extra of caffeine added we were on our way.
Six flags is a huge park that takes a good 20ish minutes to walk to some rides. The lines started off not too bad, but they grew as the day went on with the wait going from around 5 to ...
Other places to stay in San Francisco
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- Hotel somewhat over-rated
- Royal Treatment
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Union Square, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $189
- Este hotel es fantástico! Lo recomiendo!
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Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $239
- 4-Star stay in Union Square
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SoMa, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $192
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- Excellent hotel--but watch out for the upcharges!
- Stay here!
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- Stay here
- Great Hotel, Great Views, Great Location
- Great rates, great location!
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $266
- Great location, great hotel
- Loved the W!
- Less than stellar
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $201
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- Drab Drab Drab
- Great Location!
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $183
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- Worn but Charming
- Good value, good location
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- One of the best
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- First Class
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- Don't be put off!
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SoMa, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $163
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Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $213
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- Awful stay @ Clift Hotel
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Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $191
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- Lovely place
- Absolutely Fabulous! Worth every cent!
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $149
- Wow Fantastic!
- Staff incompetence
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Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $128
- Great Value!!
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Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $307
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- Completely overrated
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $168
- Nice Hotel, BAD LOCATION
- Ideal Big Chain Hotel
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Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Convenient, friendly-staffed but small
- Great Value for money
Financial District, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $225
- You don't need a car here!
- Spinning Around
- We Moved On........
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $199
- Good location, nice room, helpful staff.
- OK hotel, tacky area
- Good hotel
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $193
- Great deal, lots of fun
- Great location for everything!
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Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- 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 $154
- Worked fine for us!
- Smaller & louder than a College Frat House!
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Nice stay overall
- Very classy hotel with great staff
- Perfect Location
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $236
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- Average hotel with great location!
- Nice rooms / good value