Walnut Creek Marriott
Travel Blogs from Walnut Creek
... of the Carmel Ridge Estate wines, one of the "Blue Grand Canyon" or Monterey Wine Country estates, followed by lunch at "The Fishhopper" which has stunning sea views. Back on the bus we now headed onto the 17 Mile Drive along the coast, taking in the Cypress forest and famous "Lone Cypress". The scenery was fabulous and stopping at the Pebble Beach Golf Club was another privilege as this must be one of the most beautiful golf clubs in the world. It is surrounded by mansions that cost ...
... Nespresso) flying over the Bay waters. Wow! The final races start tomorrow.
After that, we went to Pier 39 to see the resident Sea Lions and enjoy the circus animations and the magic tricks at Houdini's magic shop.
Today, we did quite well with homework in the morning and walked over the hill, down 5 blocks from home to Lovejoy's Tea Room. This unique ...
... put in. This section of the street has been used by various media such as in several films including 'Vertigo', 'Good Neighbour Sam', 'What's Up Doc?', as well as in a sketch by Bill Cosby "Driving in San Francisco' + much more). I waited & waited in the glorious sun at the cable car stop for the appropriate tram being told a couple of times that the Nob Hill train would be "the next", "here in 5 mins" but in 40 minutes it didn't come so I eventually ...
... was the same area that Danica went over the handlebars when she first moved out here and broke her shoulder. After seeing the terrain, I can understand how that could happen.
Back to their apartment where I picked up my early birthday present of home made cherry Hawaiian Drop cookies that niece Danica makes so well (doubt if they will last until my birthday however) and back home to be sure Mr. Aragon was ready for 4th of ...
... bear near the old entrance. We had great conversations about Oakland and what we had lived through. I talked to a retired teacher and an artist and a person in a wheel chair. We were all excited to enjoy the newly opened museum, even though we all knew that there was too much to see for one day. I covered only the history section but had to leave so I would not be too late to see my buddies from ELS.
It took ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility