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Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... made artichoke bread - voted best bread on tour.
From there we headed to the city. Coming into San Francisco all eyes were pealed, then we spotted the double red arches of the Golden Gate Bridge. We were taken by how close the houses were packed in, the lack of trees and gardens, and the massive highways jammed with cars. We found our hotel in downtown and settled in. It was a lovely middle ...
... dish pizza and it was totally different, not even tasting like pizza! (My mum would have been envious even if wasn't a traditional Chicargo one) Pretty dayum good though!
Back at the diner this Radom dude told us to sit on the Cadillac for a photo. My response was "nah man, I don't think we can do that". Too that he replied "I'm the boss, you guys can do whatever you want" so after him telling me to try different provocative poses, and I ...
... PA system not working on flight we are now delayed indeterminately, waiting for them to fix it on the now "Nightmareliner"! I kid you not! There is some strange imp out there making sure I don't be to BA. Will likely miss my connection to BA tonight! Oddly, so beyond frustrated that I am calm and peaceful surveying the chaos of my life and that of my fellow passengers also stranded and missing international connection flights. Snacking on Mom's vadas waiting for flight crew ...
... man free) then jumped back in the car and continued to drive through Lincoln Park, stopped at Seal Rocks, drove through Golden Gate Park and onto Alamo Square. There is a row of Victorian houses opposite the square, well known for their colorful presence and beautiful architecture so we stopped to check them out. We also thought we had to go and see the Mrs Doubtfire house whilst we were in San Francisco, so we drove down Steiner Street to the upmarket Pacific Heights area where ...
... trains and buses). so onto a train which took out to our B&B stop. Had to walk up a typical San Francisco big slope for about 200 metres and was pooped with the suitcases on wheels. However nice B&B with all windows open and very quite.
Interesting the Bart is a driverless train as was the electric trains back in Vancouver.
Different having accommodation in Suburbia and not Tourist area, although station only a short distance ...
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
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