USA series: San Francisco – Golden Gate Park


Conservatory of flowers

Conservatory of flowers

Alex and I are in San Francisco and today we are heading out to explore Golden Gate Park.  Golden Gate Park is San Francisco’s equivalent of New York’s Central Park, only larger. 

Golden Gate Park covers an area of 1,017 acres so Alex and I need to get a hat and our most comfortable walking shoes.  Given we have one small backpack of clothes each, our most comfortable shoes would also actually be our only walking shoes. Continue reading

USA series: Las Vegas to San Francisco

Goodbye Luxor - goodbye Las Vegas

Goodbye Luxor – goodbye Las Vegas

Alex and I have spent the last couple of days in Las Vegas and had a fantastic time.  Today we are leaving the bright lights of Las Vegas and travelling to San Francisco where we will spend 4 days exploring the city. 

Some of the highlights of San Francisco we are hoping to see include a trip out to Alcatraz, walking the Golden Gate Bridge and visiting Pier 39 & Golden Gate Park. Continue reading