Best Western Americana
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Our body clock woke us up at 3am. Right, lets go shopping. Walmarts are 24 hour, so we stocked up with bottled water, fruit, breakfast cereals and snacks for our trip ahead.
We left for Sequoia National Park at around 5am approaching from Hwy 180 and watched the altitude indicator slowly add on the 1.000's of feet. Arrived at 7am at the …
Had a non eventful flight from Sydney to San Francisco on United Airlines.
Found our rental car desk with no problem. Had booked a SUV, but I asked the desk attendant that I might want to do some 4WD'ing. Upgrade. Ok. GMC V8 4WD Truck 9 seater - Huge for only extra $200 all up.
After getting lost, and after coffee ($1.60 - yeap USA is …
... We round a corner where the views overlook a small section of the meadow with a stream running through it and spot the likely culprit - our first California Bear!
Although the bear in this area are colored brown, cinnamon or blonde, these are not brown bear (such as a Grizzly or Kodiak). These are Black Bear. Highly intelligent and adaptable, black bears thrive in Sequoia National Park. We make it back to the parking lot without being mauled and noting ...
... Buck Meadows. There is literally nothing around the Yosemite area for miles except for a few hotels and the odd petrol station so this restaurant was where we were going to eat breakfast, lunch and dinner for the next 2 days. After lunch we took the 30min drive to the park entrance and explored Yosemite Valley for the afternoon. The weather had changed considerably from the sunshine we had left behind in San Fran to snow in Yosemite! We had ...
... place called cedar grove were there was supposed to be a canyon viewpoint. thankfully we managed to grab a sandwich and petrol en-route. our arrival at the viewpoint was one of disappointment. the canyon was hardly a canyon, it was an extremely wide valley floor. the river looked extremely inviting and the mountains surrounding the valley were certainly impressive too. at 1pm we turned around and headed back towards sequoia ...