Red Cottage Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Red Cottage Inn Menlo Park
Travel Blogs from Menlo Park
... leave, we are standing inside Starbucks people watching through the glass, and we see a homeless guy sitting to the left with a sign asking for help. We then notice another homeless guy walk up to him and hand him his piece of pizza that he had just been given by somebody else. Aaron and I just look at each other and say that’s respect. It’s not everyday you see that. So we head out and end up walking by the guy who had given away his pizza to the other homeless man, and ...
... where we had to remonstrate about a mistake that the shop attendant made yesterday as we were given a 3 day transport pass having paid for a 7 day pass but we didn't notice until we used it today. The walk along the coast from the wharfs back to our place is very pleasant and not really that far - it was a lovely evening with great views of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate ...
... I wasn't very hungry, but I didn't know when I'd next get a meal, so I had an almost-full English of poached eggs on toast with bacon, plus toast and marmalade and a cup of tea. My plan had been to take in 10 final circuits of the Promenade Deck (with a backpack) to fill in the time before my disembarkation slot. However, the rain was hammering down, much as it had been for most of the night, and much as it continued through until ...
... seen such portly seagulls in our lives!! These seagulls EAT our seagulls for breakfast....honestly! A very short ride later we were at Alcatraz, the home of some of the most viciously notorious criminals in history. We started on the cell house audio tour and after looking at a few cells, I have to say that I might have even sympathised with a few prisoners (well, as much as you can). Smaller than my ensuite at home ...
... br> The recreation area was small for the amount of prisoners that would have utilised it.
One prisoner on the audio describes a month of solitary confinement which consisted of a month naked in a darkened room.
Conditions were extremely harsh and not heating or cooling at the prison.
The dining room was a concern for the staff as ...