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Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... around the stops of the cable car running up and down Powell street to Fisherman's Wharf. I decided I would hop on one of the cable cars and head down to explore the wharf. That wasn't so easy as these have become an attraction in itself, so I waited for a while in line and finally was able to board a cable car going north. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to hang off the side like has become the fun of these cable cars, those spots were taken quickly. I was glad though I wasn't walking ...
... on the fare. The F train took us through the financial district and then all the way to the Embarcadero, passing through all of the piers until number thirty three. We got there just in time as we had to be there half an hour before our scheduled time slot. Whilst getting our printed tickets at the information desk, unbeknown to us at the time, we had actually missed our ferry time slot. Our time slot was at 11am and not at 11.30 as I thought. Uh oh is what I thought as I just hoped ...
... blockbusters gives it a certain something that I am sure could never be replicated in real life. It is an engineering marvel and quite stunning from a distance but when it's really windy and you are cycling across it, it was just a bridge! We stopped half way and took some pictures and were more than ready for the easy cruise down to Sausalito to get the ferry back to San Francisco. Very glad we did it but I wouldn't rush back to do ...
... Public Market in Downtown Napa, to enjoy some Mexican food at C Casa place. We got to try Buffalo tacos, Duck tacos and Pork Tacos. The flavors were well balanced and surprisingly tasty. We ended up the day eating ice cream. I decided for a rice milk chocolate one. AMAZING!!!
So far, Napa people and places have been incredible. I am looking forward the next stages of our little vacation at Mendocino and Fort Bragg.
This will continue... ...
We had another sleep in, awoken by housekeeping knocking on the door. We got ourselves up and ready before heading out the door and down towards another route on the cable car. We headed Brough Chinatown and took some snaps before finding the cable car and jumping on. We were only the second couple on which was good. There was plenty of room for us to enjoy the view. We hopped off along the Powell ...
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