Monthly Archives: June 2010

Yosemite

Not a whole lot to say about Yosemite.  It is one of the most spectacular places I have ever visited.  Hopefully the photos will do it justice.  Long drive to Sequoia today.  Tomorrow we will drive to Kings Canyon.   As … Continue reading

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To Yosemite – bring on the bears!

 Left San Francisco at 8.00 am this morning for Tenaya Lodge, http://www.tenayalodge.com in Yosemite National Park. Majorly boring drive until we got to the Siera National Forest.  The scenery started to get a bit more interesting from there.  Once we were in … Continue reading

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San Francisco – Day 3

Got up this morning to BRIGHT BLUE SKY!   Went down to the water front (AGAIN) to the market which had been highly recommended, pleasant walk around there then back on a bus to Lombard Street.  Lombard St has the zig … Continue reading

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San Francisco – Day 2

Another foggy start to the day, which just didn’t get any better.  Drizzle and cold wind by the end of the day.  Once again headed down to the waterfront, but this time walked towards the Golden Gate bridge (which we … Continue reading

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San Francisco – Day 1

Dylan came to our hotel and then we headed to The Waterfront for a mooch around.  Saw the seals, bought Howard a baseball cap and generally just wandered around.  Headed up to China Town for lunch.   Had a roam around … Continue reading

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Monterey to San Francisco

Spent the morning at the Monterey Aquarium.   Excellent value.  Had a walk along the pier before we hit the road to San Francisco.  It was a bit later than I had hoped when we left town so decided to drive … Continue reading

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Santa Barbara to Monteray

 Headed out of Santa Barbara for Monterey, weather still foggy. Had a walk around downtown Santa Barbara in the morning before we left,  the architecture in is lovely.  Tried to drive along the coast for as much as possible, but sometimes the … Continue reading

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