Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Airport South
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We arrived at San Francisco around 11am and had to wait wait wait for our rental car. It was, apparently, a very busy day. We've ended up with some huge thing....a Grand Marquis which we are currently trying to swap for something smaller. Anyway, no matter. It still drives us around, right? We did part of the 42 mile scenic drive through SF. …
... staring in curiosity out of his big blue eyes at the other kids in the park, and will happily sit in the swing for half an hour. I talked to him in French as his dad is French so Kira said he would be missing it while his dad was away. He's ever so cute and funny so I had a couple of afternoons crawling around in the sand with him.
In the meantime Daniel was a man of leisure, going to the gym, watching movies and volunteering to do housework to fill his ...
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Arrived at Newark International Airport way too early for our flight so just hung out until we could check in.
A long 6 hour flight to San Francisco. American flights sure aren't as good ole Air NZ. Took the air train to the car rental building when we arrived. Took a while to sort out our car and even longer to sort out our GPS. Got it plugged in and our ...
... across to the Golden Gate bridge and then as we came down the other side we could see Alcatraz. . . . looks pretty freaky to me! We then chilled out at the end of the pier and sat on a bench enjoying the sunshine. We then saw an ambulance, policecar and 3 fire engines heading towards the pier. Alex figured they were heading somewhere else but then they stopped at the entrance to the pier. We then
... that was made in front of us. We then headed over to Pier 39 and watched the sea lions lounging about on the pontoons. We had to wait ages for a return cable car. The sea mist was returning and a fair chill was in the air. The need for food led us to a traditional diner - Mels drive through - where we had some burgers and fries. After that we headed back to the hotel and by 8pm, it was time for bed.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet