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... so far. The view of San Francisco is stunning from Alcatraz. We learned all about the prisoners’ relationship with the city; some wanted a view of the city from their cells, but some did not. Also, we heard that on New Year’s Eve, sometimes if the wind was blowing the right way, the prisoners could hear voices and laughter, women’s laughter, and it was just another reminder of how close they were to freedom. We also learned ...
Just a short blog today - I'm sitting outside the van under a blue sky sipping a californian red and seriously chilling. What a day! So many impressions, and everything continues to go so smoothly - we make a great team, the Cloggie Browns!
But first a few impressions from yesterday. I was writing my blog very late last night feeling rather exhausted - so didn't really do it justice. ...
This morning we went to the Ferry Building where they have a big farmers market in the weekend. While there I got an Oyster Po'Boy sandwich which was pretty good. From there we went and finished off some of the shopping that we didn't get to last night. We then dropped off all the bags and took the bus across to Divisidero st behind Alamo Square where we ...
... of us had much warm gear so the boys bought hats (with ear flaps) and mittens, and the girls bought ear warmers. Was a pretty windy road into the park, but tarseal the whole way, and parts of it with two lanes one way, not like driving to Mavora! Arrived and set up our tents, starting to get pretty cold so we rugged up as warm as possible. Started having a couple of beers but was a bit cold for that. Cooked tea over the camp stove (ravioli). Then it started to ...
... in LA as sleep was the priority), it sounds like traffic and it looks like a ****** sprawl of urbanisation dusted with kitsch advertising attempts and token, spindly palms. The palms give the firm impression that those in charge of choosing plants have goldfish memories: "What should we plant here?" “A palm!” “What should we plant HERE?” “A PALM!” “Wanna wear hot pink and do some lines?” “palm!” and so forth.
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed