Tag Archive | "San Francisco"

Just Your Typical Long-Distance Flying Story

Monday, July 23, 2007

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The flight to New Zealand was due to leave from Terminal 2, Los Angeles at 10pm on Sunday night. I knew from experience to allow several hours’ padding between that flight and the connecting United Airlines flight from San Francisco that afternoon, in case the flight was delayed. I got to San Francisco airport at […]

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What Are The Best Souvenirs To Buy?

Monday, July 9, 2007

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So, you’ve just had a magical holiday and it’s time to return home. Aside from the treasured photos, you want a few presents and mementos to help you remember the great time you’ve had. But what to buy? And if you’re on a big trip, visiting several countries, you have limited space in your backpack […]

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San Francisco: First Impressions

Saturday, July 7, 2007

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If you’re going to San Francisco Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair… … and a windbreaker, because it’s frickin’ cold. That wind blasts in right off the coast. Still, it’s mostly sunny and summerish right now. The streets are steep, with rolling cable cars bulging with tourists and the bell being pulled […]

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