For our last day in San Francisco, we had nothing specific planned. Tonight, we would be going on our Contiki-included Sunset Catamaran Cruise under the Golden Gate Bridge. But for our last day, us girls (Courtney, Sam, Ash, Kellie, Sarah and me) thought it might be some time for some shopping. Shopping in America is incredible – everything is so cheap. To top it off, Macy’s was having a huge sale (I think it was for Labor Day or some other holiday). It was also a good way to see some of the city. Continue reading
This morning we had to get up really early to get our flight from LA to San Francisco. We flew SouthWest for all our flights on Contiki and they were pretty good – it was a bit of a strange system, no assigned seating, so you just sat wherever you could on the plane. And you could also have two checked bags, which some people took advantage of later on in the tour.
As per usual, our first day in San Francisco was basically made up of a city tour. We drove across the Bay Bridge and stopped off at Pier 39.