Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - Wine Country
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... d gone the opposite direction (lured by that unmanned info desk huh!) courtyard g up a level but wrong buses, need to back to original level again, back in the direction of that eftpos machine (but not quite that far) outside is a sign saying "airporters" ah! Gold! Right place but no bus there yet & no one knows the schedule - just gotta wait, to scared to go back inside to get a drink don't want to miss that bus that took soooo long to locate, so just hang on til it gets ...
... Unfortunately, the spineless cactus married a thorny ***** and never reproduced. Only, kidding, it was developed as cattle feed. What Luther Burbank did was radical for the day. His work was criticized by many because he didn't make his methods public. He was supported by Andrew Carnegie and Thomas Edison. His work lead to the Plant Protection Act of 1930, 4 years after he died. The PPA allowed a plant breeder to receive ...
... towards San Francisco was mainly vineyards after vineyards so really nice views. The last few days haven't been the best of weather for us, we've usually had great weather usually sunny hot mornings (which makes such a difference for stopping at view points or activities along the way) and lots of rain in the afternoon/evening, (which is annoying if we want to camp).
The drive was only three hours to the next town of ...
... or ipad charging time! I watch out the window once on board hoping to see our luggage join us and in the meantime the pilot is urging everyone to get settled so he can push back from the gate so we can enter the line for deicing.
So we left the gate on time but then spent 50 minutes waiting for the deicing crew to rinse us off. We left Denver more than an hour late but happy to be out of there. We were told the weather only got worse later.
... to southern Oregon will take us north on US Highway 101 as far as San Jose, then transition to Interstate 880. The 880 will take us around the east side of San Francisco Bay through a solid mass of humanity. The largest city on the route is Oakland- Governor Jerry Brown's Oakland. We will then cross the Richmond Bridge to reconnect with US101.
Our first stop is in Santa Maria to visit my sister Sandy, her hubby Vic, our son John, his wife Margaret and our 12 ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking