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We have arrived at our last city of our journey, San Francisco. The drive here was a bit dull, the sky was gray and overcast. The most exciting things I saw on the trip was belted Galloway's (black cows with a white belt around waist). Our first glance of the city didn't really bring any excitement as we navigated various …
When we arrived at the airport we had to wait for our pre-booked shuttle for 45 mins and to our surpirse we had the most crazy, mannerless, and a rude maniac driver. Finally got to our hotel after an hour and a half and we decided to take a walk to the Town Hall and then to Powell street where we took the cable car. San Francisco's weather reminded …
... was a very good game and once inside everyone was really nice. I ventured off for drinks and snacks again more pushing but I managed just fine and sent Bryan for the next round.
It was a very hot hot day but the wind picked up to cool us down. A bit about the stadium, they are tearing it down and that's a very good thing. It is old old old, you can't hear anything on the sound system and only one ...
... of their wedding...they were married in a registry office but had 'authentic' photos outside the church! think it was St Peter's.
Then we went over the Golden Gate Bridge this time with a less foggy view!!! The Bay Bridge with it's east end metal structure was damaged in 1989 earth quake and the new part has been finished and opens up tomorrow for the inaugural opening. The day we leave of course!
The trolley bus continued back dropped some off at Fisherman's ...
... pretzel for Julia as she has fond memories from her last trip. Hmm it was ok, pretty much tasted like bread with rock salt on it... which is exactly what it is. Hahaha.
We're given a free apple each from some promotional girls on the street (they weren't on the street that way) and they were so sweet and juicy (the apples, not the girls). All the apples on the cruise ship looked fantastic, rich, dark, dark red almost purple skin, ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
The room was good. We booked a room without attached bathroom but were kindly given a room with an attached bathroom. Michael was really good with giving us helpful tips and directions to get around the city.
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