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Americas, california, Marriott, Reviews, san francisco -

  A couple of weeks ago I did something I have never done before and decided to take a trip the day of. I couldn’t sleep and woke up to check the flight prices to San Francisco. A flight was scheduled to leave in 3 hrs. Thank goodness I live close to the airport. I booked the one way flight for $183 from ATL (thanks Southwest). During my flight I researched hotels. Prices for hotels were very expensive and the hotels I stayed during my previous trips in San Francisco were well over $300 a night. I found a Hilton...

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Americas, california, golden gate, san franciso -

    If you visit San Francisco and plan to see the Golden Gate Bridge I believe the best way to see the bridge is by bike. I have had the pleasure of biking the bridge twice. It was a wonderful experience!  You can go from Fisherman’s Wharf and end in Sausalito or bike the bridge and turn around at the end of the bridge and come back to the city.  Here are a few companies I recommend for bike rentals. Check online for specials or with your hotel for coupons. 1) Basically Free Bike Rentals by SportsBasement 1196 Columbus...

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Americas, andretti, california, General Tips, napa, napa valley, robert mondavi, san francisco, wine, wine country, winery -

Looking for a quick escape to Napa Valley from San Francisco? Check out a day tour. I used San Francisco Comprehensive Shuttle Tours/Wine Country Shuttle and booked the Napa Experience with Robert Mondavi Winery online prior to my arrival in San Francisco. If you are planning a trip to San Francisco I definitely recommend adding an additional day for a trip to Wine Country. Most of the time it’s a nice warm escape from the windy cool weather in San Francisco. The tour bus leaves from the Ferry Building which is easy to get to via street car or bus depending...

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