June Lake Villager
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... After dropping it off and having to walk back to their office we had to meet the CEO out the back, outside ear shot from all the customers in the place haha. He was really helpful and obviously couldnt be bothered to put up a fight so just said we would get us a new van. Cant argue with that. We walked back over to the van with him to show him the state of it aswell. He told us to go have a little look around the wharf while he sorted us out. In meantime we went ...
... 1830s it is said that a trader based in the Mariposa area at the south of Yosemite wanting to know who had carried out raids in the local area, asked local Mariposa based native tribesmen. The local tribe wanted to implicate rival tribes based up in Yosemite valley pointed up in its direction and said "Yehemite", which translates as "Some among them are killers". The trader heard this as "Yosemite" and the name stuck.
After the tour we grabbed some food for a ...
... with 2 baby bears and it was amazing to see. There were fairly far away and in the trees so no pictures but they were right there! (ER: a real BEAR in the WILD!!) So 6 hours later we arrived back at camp, along with most of the dust in the valley on our legs. We showered it off (apart from on Raywoods feet, which could now be brown until the end of time - the curse of sexy hiking sandals). Now we are back on the wine, with a burger and getting ready to move onto Vegas ...
This morning we got up, had breakfast at our hotel and headed to the airport to collect our hire car. We chose to collect our car from the airport as it would be simpler to leave from there compared to downtown San Fran. On the shuttle to the airport mark was feeling so sick. The people in front of us really smelt of garlic/onion and the driver was crazy. At one stage when turning he crossed to the wrong side of the road to go around another turning car that was turning too slow. To ...
... was the huge "great room" with fireplaces that made us look like little people, and the truffles - yummo!
On the way out of Yosemite we stopped in at the Mariposa sequoia grove - BIG TREES! As we walked up to "Grizzly Giant" it tried to rain - the first of our whole holiday! Didn't last long though! All in all Yosemite was a huge (over 300 mile) detour but well worth it! We drove the 150 miles back to the coast and arrived at Santa Cruz in the dark.....(to be continued)