Travel Blogs from San Jose
This morning we spent an hour or so walking on the Pacific Crest Trail where it crossed the road from Lake Tahoe. The trail was at 7200 ft and was quite easy to follow. We kept a sharp lookout for bears as we were all alone in the wild!
We then continued on to San Francisco stopping around the Golden Gate Bridge which looked spectacular in the midday sun. We didn't do ...
... quite a bit about this place as i had done huge amounts of research out of interest prior to leaving Sydney and she was on the mark. We walked through the house for about 60 minutes and i lagged behind a few times as i just needed to take a few photos despite the rules, although i knew i would later buy a book which would cover of the photographic needs i sought. There seemed to be more places which were restricted now and everything was cut off from tourists ...
In the morning we all watched Dolphin Tale, which is a really good movie!! When tori got here Stosh and I went to the pool with her while Ella stayed home with Mona (she was still sick). At the pool, Stosh and I played a lot of catch, and had a water gun fight. We also got ice cream from the ice cream man. For dinner, Uncle Vince made steak and short ribs. It was really really good! Later that night, ...
There are a few things about driving the Pacific Highway
that you all need to know.
The route is incredibly beautiful with an undulating
character that is sometimes gentle and creeps up on you so you can absorb it to
its and your full potential and appreciate it and let it take effect. At other times you simply turn a corner and
what you see is so dramatic and inexpressibly moving you have the breath caught
in your ...
... through the car camping section. It was early evening on a Friday. Families were setting up tents in the lovely redwood dotted campsites. The sounds of children playing echoed from the creek below. Unfortunately, this campground only has a few more months before is closes in November and the whole park closes in July 2012. What will happen to it? No more campgrounds packed with families enjoying quality time away from the ...
Other places to stay in San Jose
1740 North First Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $90
282 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice room, terrible service
- Avoid at All Costs
- Very Pleasant Stay!
2050 Gateway Place, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Very nice hotel - clean, new, nicely decorated
- Great Staff
- Quality Experience
300 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $134
- Hilton San Jose Guaranteed late arrival is no guarantee
- Great staff, good hotel
- Very nice business hotel
1350 North First Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $91
- Make sure construction is over!
- Decent hotel for the price
- Decent but some problems
170 South Market Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Terrible service!
- Lovely time at the Fairmont!
301 South Market Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $125
- Modern and spacious, great for Convention Center
- Lovely Hotel, Slow Restaurant
- A great stay & a great price
1355 North Fourth Street, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- One of the Best Hotels Ever!
- A Converted Motel 6
- Big Mistake
399 Silicon Valley Blvd., San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $111
1471 North 4th Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $91
200 Edenvale Avenue, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $123
355 Santana Row, San Jose | 5 star hotelfrom $224
- Check your bill!
- Great Stay!
- V BAR (wow what a place)
302 South Market Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- A Bloody Rip Off
- A journey back through time...
- Charming all in all but...
1755 North First Street, San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $107
- See through curtains, stinky room, stinky service
- Great for the weekend
- Avoid at All Cost...
2585 Seaboard Ave., San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $113
700 South Saratoga Avenue, San Jose | Hotelfrom $60
10 West Trimble Road, San Jose | Hotelfrom $133
6111 San Ignacio Avenue, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $158
1560 N. First Street, San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $96
1727 Technology Drive, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $89
1602 Crane Court, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $131
817 The Alameda, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Great place for a stay
- Perfect location for Arena Venues
- Mediocre at best
55 E Brokaw Road, San Jose | 2 star hotelfrom $101
211 S. First Street, San Jose | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- One Star Hotel with Five Star Prices
- Loved it, you should stay here.
- Still needs improvements
440 Saratoga Avenue, San Jose | 3 star hotelfrom $123