Stanford Motor Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Today it's all about the bridge. We have reserved today to cycle across the Golden Gate Bridge into Sausolito, a little town on the other side. Foolishly, we did not factor into our equation that this is not just a weekend (mistake number 1) but is also the Labour Day weekend and 700,000 other people have decide to do the exact same thing.
Nevertheless, intrepid travelers that we are, not to be deterred by such trifling, we embark on our quest. First ...
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Anything green was where there were landscaping programs and lawns.
Got some interesting fog photos later coming back to the city. And the car temp showed from 80F leaving Palo Alto to well over a 20 degree F drop heading into SF. BRRR. It was amazing how that thermostat kept on dropping as we drove...
Some neat Market Street photos too.
PS - all of Lina's detail was for me so I can remember.
... get off at Alcatraz for our ferry at 1.30pm. However, because of the delay we didn't have enough time so we got off at stop 1 near Lombard and the greyline tour office. We explain the situation looking for some kind of refund. They agree to only charge for one day instead if two so refund us 10$ each. Better than nothing. We have some time here so jump on a cable car we thought took us to the top of Lombard street. It didn't and we ended up at union square again but ...
... Only Katie, Solie, and Cynthia were booked for the tour, which Cynthia had just learned started with a one hour video presentation. Anne would take care of Aiya, and Grant and I would venture out on our own. Grant had downloaded the "iStanford" app on his phone, which among other things showed you your location on a map of the university. Grant had seen a brochure about renting bikes and wanted to do that. So he and I set out in search of the bike shop. It was a ...
... 8230; the photos will express themselves. I am glad that I got the view looking straight down Market St.
As usual still to add when I get home the panoramic views that I took on my i phone but some of these can be ...