Alcatraz Prison is a captivating place with everyone walking away with their own perceptions. This blog contains a review of Alcatraz Prison and Island, a place I couldn’t help but compare to the film The Shawshank Redemption when I visited on my recent trip to San Francisco. During operation, this federal…

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San Francisco is home to the Ghirardelli Chocolate Factory, SF Giants and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge! This blog will be talking about all things San Fran from cable cars, food and my experience of this vibrant city.  Find out why I fell in love with San Francisco, the city by…

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Insight into why we chose San Francisco as a holiday destination, inspiration for planning your visit, where to stay and why you should visit this vibrant, fun and ideal foodie destination. Why We Chose San Francisco as a Holiday Destination The city of San Francisco made its way on to…

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Choosing the right hotel for your holiday is one of the biggest challenges, read my review of why The Orchard Hotel was the right choice for our first visit to San Francisco.   When choosing a hotel I always prefer those that are fairly central to the main attractions, though…

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So it’s hit me I will be in California in less than 72 hours amongst the Californian girls with their Hollywood smiles, luscious blonde locks, long legs, toned abs and sun-kissed bodies! Ok enough with the stereotypes but you catch my drift… Being the wrong side of thirty, with short…

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