Round The World and other travels

A frequent flyer's collection of trip diaries

This is: Portugal - California 2004


Part 1

1Fri03 September 2004EDI-LGW-OPO
2Sat04 September 2004Free in Porto (historic city centre, river cruise, St Francis church, tram museum)
3Sun05 September 2004Free in Porto (cathedral precincts, Chambers of Commerce, Sandeman's tour, coastal interlude)
4Mon06 September 2004Morning in Porto, then OPO-LGW-EDI

Part 2

1Sun12 September 2004EDI-LHR-LIS
2Mon13 September 2004Free in Lisbon (old town, cathedral, castle, tram 28 and lots of walking!)
3Tue14 September 2004LIS-LHR-SFO
4Wed15 September 2004Free in San Francisco (Nob Hill, Fisherman's Wharf, Russian Hill, Coit Tower, Top of the Mark and Chinese Dinner)
5Thu16 September 2004Free in San Francisco (Golden Gate, The Presidio, Legion of Honor)
6Fri17 September 2004Free in San Francisco (Lake Merced, Civic Center, Pacific Heights and socialising!)
7Sat18 September 2004Free in San Francisco (Alamo Square, ferry trip to Sausalito, Fisherman's Wharf, Ferry Building)
8Sun19 September 2004San Francisco - Bodega Bay - winery visit - Sonoma -Vallejo
9Mon20 September 2004Vallejo - South Lake Tahoe and around the lake
10Tue21 September 2004South Lake Tahoe - Sacramento (State Capitol, downtown area, Old Sacramento, Railroad Museum)
11Wed22 September 2004Sacramento - Kings Canyon / Sequoia National Parks - Three Rivers
12Thu23 September 2004Three Rivers - National Parks revisited (Cedar Grove, Hume Lake) - Merced
13Fri24 September 2004Merced - Yosemite National Park - Mammoth Lakes
14Sat25 September 2004Mammoth Lakes - Death Valley (Furnace Creek)
15Sun26 September 2004Free in Death Valley (Scotty's Castle, Ubehebe Crater, Badwater Basin)
16Mon27 September 2004Death Valley - Las Vegas
Trip cut short at this point
17Tue28 September 2004Free in Las Vegas
18Wed29 September 2004LAS-SFO-
19Thu30 September 2004   -LHR-LIS
20Fri01 October 2004LIS-LHR-EDI

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