Travelodge Mill Valley/Sausalito
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I meant to do an entry last night, but I was so
exhausted. I fell asleep waiting for supper pizza
delivery. I briefly woke up to Luke flicking my
nose with a piece of pizza. It was his way of
letting me super was ready. All that know me
can about imagine how I reacted :). Luke …
Friday morning was my day to head home. Here's how it went.
Start: Travel Lodge, Mill Valley
Bus to Financial District, downtown San Francisco – 30 minutes/$3.95
Short walk to Ferry Bldg for Breakfast, then take trolley to Cal Train station in front of the Ballpark
Cal Train to San Jose 1.5 hrs/ $7.75
... to San Fran. We had a long queue to get onto the bridge in some really heavy traffic. When filming with the gopro a woman in the car next to us made a remark “C’mon you can do better than that with a GoPro!” I then preceded to say that USA traffic was an extreme sport.
We got to the toll both eventually and paid the $6 fee. We arrived in San Fran and we drove around the financial district before parking at Pier 39. We headed onto the pier at it was freezing. ...
... this wasn't enough in one day we also made it to AT&T baseball park in the evening to watch the SF Giants play the San Diego Padres. It was a brilliant experience, we bought (and wore) our baseball caps, we drank beer and and hot chocolate and ate hot dogs. We even worked out the rules of the game and the home team won! We should get dual citizenship for the level of dedication to all things Californian we have done the past few days.
Tomorrow the long haul down to ...
... to go down then and not up because there's 400 steps and they are steep. The Steps go through the gardens of local residences and the area is very pretty and sometimes quirky, worth a visit.
Back down at street level we got on a streetcar and went to the Haight Ashbury area of the city. The best way to describe this area is a throwback to the late 1960s. It's as if its stuck in a hippy time warp, ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
Cute town with hella nice houses!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.