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Housekeeping day - emails, get travel blog up to date, packing for departure tomorrow.
Will go out shortly for late lunch (or very late breakfast) / early dinner.
A restful day before getting ready to get back on the ...
... located on Lombard street, getting to it didn't require driving through the crazy twisty part.)
Our hotel was an excellent value for the location and our room and bathroom was surprisingly spacious. Plus it boasted free covered parking, free wifi and groovy décor that looked like it was authentic to the Mad Men era. We set out for dinner and drinks at a nearby restaurant only to find it wasn't serving dinner yet (our ...
... the Ferry Building where again we caught the first Urber to come and left the others there but this time their Uber was right behind ours. We went throught the strip club area of San Francisco and it looked like it was jumping. Then it was over the Golden Gate Bridge but you wouldn't know it as it was covered in fog.
A quiet bourbon then we hit the sack.
Until next time, stay cool
Here's an extra long blog for an extra long day! It's our last morning. Sad times. It doesn't feel like we're really going today.. Or maybe that's just because we don't want to. It's been the most amazing 5 weeks. Landing in Auckland feels like so long ago now.. But it's definitely time to go.. we have no money left! All that's left is enough money to fill up the petrol tank. Hopefully. We had a few hours to pass in the morning before we had to drop Tilda off at the car hire place. So we ...
Today would consist solely of travelling back to the Uk. Once at the airport we checked in, put our bags on the conveyor belt and went off to security. For some reason, the twisty security machine likes Matt’s right leg and has painted it bright yellow on their warning screens at every airport. They only patted down his left leg just to make sure (even after Matt told them it was the wrong leg). Good job San Fran Airport. We took off from San Fran and landed in JFK (New York) on ...
Other places to stay in San Francisco
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $250
- Hotel somewhat over-rated
- Royal Treatment
- Elegant but Very Noisy
Union Square, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $233
- Este hotel es fantástico! Lo recomiendo!
- Great location
- Nice, newly Remodeled but not Great
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $254
- 4-Star stay in Union Square
- A Few Tips
- Very decent
SoMa, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $247
- Great New Hotel by the Convention Center, but Staff Needs Some Help
- Excellent hotel--but watch out for the upcharges!
- Stay here!
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $226
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $272
- Great location, great hotel
- Loved the W!
- Less than stellar
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $230
- Close to the Wharf, but don't drive
- Drab Drab Drab
- Great Location!
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $226
- Enjoyed the Sir Francis Drake
- Worn but Charming
- Good value, good location
Northeast San Francisco, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $252
- One of the best
- Classy, comfortable, and understated
- First Class
Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $215
- Unfriendly Terrible Service
- Don't be put off!
- Much better accommodation available.
SoMa, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $191
- Oasis in the city of old
- Impressed with it all
- Great for the price
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $243
- Charmed by Clift Hotel
- Awful stay @ Clift Hotel
- Only for one nite stands
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $228
- Very enjoyable experience
- Lovely place
- Absolutely Fabulous! Worth every cent!
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Wow Fantastic!
- Staff incompetence
- Holiday Inn Golden Gateway to HELL
Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Value!!
- Lousy hotel and Unfriendly staff
- It was ok...I guess
Downtown San Francisco, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $223
- Executive rooms
- Hilton fine, but pricy
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $312
- They're putting the 'fair' back in Fairmont
- The Fairmont is exceptional
- Completely overrated
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $225
- Convenient, friendly-staffed but small
- Great Value for money
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $223
- Nice Hotel, BAD LOCATION
- Ideal Big Chain Hotel
- Great place to stay
Financial District, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $261
- You don't need a car here!
- Spinning Around
- We Moved On........
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $265
- Good location, nice room, helpful staff.
- OK hotel, tacky area
- Good hotel
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Great deal, lots of fun
- Great location for everything!
- Can Handle the Handlery
Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Perfect if you are under 5 feet tall?
- A Good Deal and A Great Location
- Got more than I paid for
Financial District, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $180
- Worked fine for us!
- Smaller & louder than a College Frat House!
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $227
- Nice stay overall
- Very classy hotel with great staff
- Perfect Location
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $263
- OK, but some problems
- Average hotel with great location!
- Nice rooms / good value