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Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... good food. My favourite dinner was the prime rib. Mom and Dad let us choose our breakfasts and lunches, but we had to choose from the adult menu for dinner. We are having a great time in SF. I loved our car today - it was a convertible Mustang. I also loved the Monterey Bay Aquarium. It was so cool. There were jelly fish, small sharks, and a huge sunfish!
Mom's sidenote - Paul and I think we should put a copy of Regulation 21 in our classrooms! :-)
... 30 Gonzalo picked me up and we drove to San Francisco Downtown again where we planned to meet with even more friends: Gonzalo´s exchange “brothers” from Chicago called Andrew and Eric. Eric used to study in New York and then he moved in San Francisco where he is currently living. Andrew has been living in New York for quite a long time, but together with his girlfriend (who is actually from Japan) he came to visit Eric for a couple of days, which was an amazing ...
... on the beach and watched the sunset. Great way to finish. Met some folk from Sydney at the airport who we had made friends with earlier. Had much in common and so passed the time in good conversation. Hi Libby & Rex from the Hills district in Sydney!! Great meeting you. For those who couldn't guess- the picture was of the oil slick leaking from the sunken USS Arizona. It will continue to do so for a long time to ...
... main areas and it was great to see Haight Ashbury where all the hippies used to hang out. Jimi Hendrix’s house was pointed out and the whole area is still very cool apparently. We got off the bus at Golden Gate Park and this was an absolute delight. We happened upon a modern art gallery which was the most wonderfully designed building and full of very attractive stuff – old and new.
After the park, the bus took us over the Golden Gate ...
... the $40 we paid per ticket. We were quite keen to see ‘O’ but we were advised to see ‘mystére’ instead because we hadn’t seen a Cirque du Soleil show before. That night again was a late night.
We woke up just in time to redeem our complimentary buffet voucher from Mandalay Bay hotel. Because it was a Monday afternoon the buffet area wasn’t too crowded which meant that we were seated without much wait and ...
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