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... from San Francisco. The parking lot at the market is filled with Bentleys and Porsches, their drivers shopping inside. For the first time on our trip, the people are not friendly. None smile or make eye contact. They walk right in front of you and don't bother to say excuse me. I had one woman make eye contact with me. I nodded hello and she smiled. They were in front of us at the register....turns out they were from France. ...
... actuality than they appear in photos), and tomorrow we plan to take one up to Fisherman's Wharf. San Francisco is a busy town, full of activity, people coming and going, and everything is compact and squeezed into a much smaller space than LA....look forward to exploring it tomorrow and over the next few days. This is our last mainland stop before we head to Hawaii in 4 days time....this also marks the 'half way' point of our ...
... up a steeper hill than I'd tackled even in Quebec City to see the view from the Coit Tower, named for Lillie Coit who, as far as I could gather from the story our hostel guide told us, stalked firefighters. She also donated a lot of money to the firefighters' cause, which is nice, and dressed up as one, to aid in the stalking I assume. From the Coit Tower (which is supposedly shaped like the nozzle of a fire hose) you're theoretically able to see ...
... but not sure how we'll go this time. I'm relying on people receiving the blog. We had a very welcome shower then ventured out on foot and in windy streets to explore. We are a few Klms from what seems to be the heartbeat of San Fran, which is Fisherman's Wharf. Quite a buzz down there and we've booked a hop on hop off bus for tomorrow and a trip to Alcatraz; and we plan to do a bike ride along the waterfront and over the Gateway Bridge to ...
... again so I took Dave's bike for another ride through the China Camp trails. This time I saw wild turkeys and came back through the Santa Venetia marshland, close to Dianne and Dave's neighbourhood.
They really live in a terrific location, close enough to drive into the city in less than half an hour or drive a short distance to the Larkspur ferry terminal and leave ...
Other places to stay in San Rafael
1010 Northgate Drive, San Rafael | 3 star hotelfrom $143
101 McInnis Parkway, San Rafael | 3 star hotelfrom $174
1775 Francisco Boulevard East, San Rafael | 2 star hotelfrom $144
855 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael | 2 star hotelfrom $106
737 East Francisco Boulevard, San Rafael | 1 star hotelfrom $77
865 Franciso Boulevard, San Rafael | 2 star hotelfrom $61
865 Francisco Boulevard East, San Rafael | 2 star hotelfrom $70
1600 Lincoln Ave., San Rafael | Hotelfrom $65
34 Grove Street, San Rafael | Hotelfrom $189