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Finding a nice san francisco hotel

Finding A Nice San Francisco Hotel

Getting a San Francisco Hotel is different than in most places because location matters a great deal. San Francisco has almost always been known as a romantic city. The city lights, a large bay, a couple of bridges, some great history and Victorian row houses all are a part of the San Francisco landscape. It also what makes this city offer a unique experience for families, couples and even singles.

When visiting San Francisco the first thing to consider when selecting a hotel is the proximity to public transportation. Traffic in this city by the bay is horrendous and the street layout is extremely difficult to maneuver. As with many older cities, San Francisco grew up over decades before there were automobiles. So the streets and roadways were no designed to accommodate the car but horses and foot traffic. Also like many larger cities, the government in SF also decided to make many interior streets 1 way! Combine the traffic, street size and unfamiliarity together is a recipe for a very stressful time.

The good news is that there are many alternatives in the greater San Francisco Bay area region. The city has a good bus system, taxis, Bay ARea Rapid Transit or BART and of course the quaint cable cars. Find a nice hotel or suite in SF close to public transportation and simply enjoy the town and all it has to offer.

From the vantage point of a city bus or cable car, enjoy the sights and sounds of this unique city. Visit the old area of Haight Ashbury where some say the hippie movement of the 1960′s was born. If you’re into rock and roll history, locate 710 Ashbury Street, where the Grateful Dead Band lived at one time. There’s also the Golden Gate Bridge, tours to Alcatraz, Golden Gate Park, Chinatown, Coit Tower atop Telegraph hill and many other attractions.

By far, one of the most popular attractions has to be Fisherman’s Wharf. Here, California sea lions have taken over some of the most expensive boat harbor real estate in the country. Fisherman’s Wharf is much more than a launching place for the small fishing boats. There’s also Pier39, an outdoor mall experience built on an old commercial pier. For lunch, consider going down the street just across from the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum and pick up some fresh sourdough bread. Continue down a little more and there’s Alioto’s, a favorite fish and seafood place. Pick up some Dungeness crab or shrimp cocktail to enjoy with the fresh bread and have lunch right by the bay. An inexpensive lunch with scenery that can’t be beat.

The key to enjoying San Francisco is based more on the proximity to the public transportation that any specific San Francisco hotel room. Shop for the best deal on a room and give yourself a stress free vacation by leaving the driving to someone else.

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Popular honeymoon destinations

Popular Honeymoon Destinations

After all the planning, the squabbling, the mediating that goes into creating the picture perfect wedding ever bride dreams about. The honeymoon is a short sojourn, where you and your new souse, leave your families, work and daily stress behind, to celebrate the beginning of your new lives together. Simply said, the honeymoon is the culmination of the most important day in your life ‘your wedding’.

So where do you go? There are thousands of wonderful honeymoon destinations from beautiful beaches and secluded islands to stunning deserts and from hill stations to cosmopolitan cities. Some destinations are close to home, others across the globe. Whatever your preferences, whether you are planning a budgeted honeymoon or splurging, there is a perfect destination for every couple.

With so many wonderful options, how does one choose? To simplify your decision making process, here is a short list of destinations that are popular with honeymooning couples.

Ten of the most popular destinations amongst Honeymooning Couples


Hawaii is a magical honeymoon destination. It has striking coastlines, volcanoes, green forests, tropical breezes, white sand beaches and spectacular resorts.

Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands has beautiful beaches, stunning coral reefs, warm climate, relaxing ambience, great cuisine and resorts have made it one of the most popular beach destinations.


The Bahamas islands are very popular destination. The islands are known for their beautiful beaches, warm waters, wonderful marinas and friendly people.

Bora Bora

Bora Bora a small island in French Polynesia in the Pacific Ocean, known for its unmatched scenic beauty and tranquil ambiance is a dream honeymoon destination.


Mauritius is famous for its stunning white sand beaches, deep blue lagoons, nature reserves and wildlife parks. It is a unique honeymoon destination.


Italy is an alluring honeymoon destination with great locations such as Venice with its elegant architecture and winding canals, the Northern Alps, Rome and more.


France is renowned for its wines, exotic beaches, mountain resorts, cathedrals, museums and monuments. It ranks high on the top honey destination list.


Thailand with its sun kissed beaches and beautiful serene islands has become a popular destination amongst honeymooning couples.


From the rolling mountains of Himalayas, to the sandy beaches in Goa, from the sand dunes of Rajasthan to dense forests of Corbett, there are many wonderful honeymoon destinations in India.

Australia offers many romantic options for honeymooning couple from exotic beaches and island resorts to secluded mountain hideaways.

Bangalore airport

Bangalore Airport

Replacing HAL Bangalore International Airport, the all-new Bengaluru International Airport started its operations on the night of May 23, 2008. Located at Devanahalli, almost 50 km from the central business district of Bengaluru, construction of the new airport was started in July 2005. It was ranked as the fourth fastest growing international airport, as per World Airport Traffic 2007 report, released by Airports Council International. Occupying an area of 4050 acres, Bengaluru International Airport was primarily designed to handle only 3.5 million passengers per year. However, it was later redesigned and its handling capacity increased to about 12 million passengers every year.

The expansion of the Bengaluru International Airport (BAIL) also resulted in an increase in the size of its terminal, number of aircraft stands, new taxiway layouts and supporting infrastructure. All the aircraft stands in BAIL have a fueling pit, a facility never seen before in Indian airports. The airport currently has one runway, which can accommodate all types of aircrafts, including the Airbus A380. The fourth-busiest airport in India, coming shortly after Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai, Bangalore International Airport is going to have business centers, tax-free shops, entertainment centers, malls and office space very soon.

Passengers Facilities

* F & B
* Car Parking
* Duty Free Shops (in both arrival and departure sections)
* Lounge
* Hotel
* Large Upmarket Shopping Areas
* Multi-cuisine Restaurants
* Play Areas and Day Care Centers
* Baggage Reclaim Centers
* Air Rescue and Firefighting services
* Bus Facility

The domestic departure lounges at Bengaluru International Airport are provided by Air India, Jet Airways and Kingfisher Airlines, while the three international departure lounges are Kingfisher, Oberoi and The Leela.



* GoAir (Ahmedabad, Cochin, Delhi, Mumbai)
* Indian Airlines (Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Trivandrum
* Air India (Mumbai)
* IndiGo Airlines (Ahmedabad, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Pune)
* Jet Airways (Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mangalore, Mumbai, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram)
* JetLite (Coimbatore, Delhi, Guwahati, Imphal, Jorhat, Kolkata)
* Kingfisher Airlines (Agatti, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar, Calicut, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Dibrugarh, Goa, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jorhat, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Trivandrum, Vadodara, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam)
* Kingfisher Red (Belgaum, Bhubaneshwar, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Indore, Kochi, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Trivandrum, Vidyanagar, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam)
* Paramount Airways (Chennai, Hyderabad, Visakhapatnam)
* SpiceJet (Ahmedabad, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Srinagar)


* Air Arabia (Sharjah)
* Air France (Paris-Charles de Gaulle)
* Air India (Dubai, Male, Muscat, Singapore)
* Indian Airlines (Dubai, Male, Muscat, Singapore)
* Air Mauritius (Mauritius)
* British Airways (London-Heathrow)
* Dragonair (Hong Kong)
* Emirates Airline (Dubai)
* Lufthansa (Frankfurt)
* Malaysia Airlines (Kuala Lumpur)
* Saudi Arabian Airlines (Jeddah, Riyadh)
* Oman Air (Muscat)
* Singapore Airlines (Singapore)
* Sri Lankan Airlines (Colombo)
* Thai Airways International (Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi)
* Tiger Airways (Singapore)

Cargo Airlines

* Air France Cargo (Paris-Charles de Gaulle)
* Air India Cargo (Frankfurt)
* Blue Dart Aviation (Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Delhi)
* British Airways World Cargo (London-Heathrow)
* Emirates Sky Cargo (Dubai)
* Etihad Crystal Cargo (Abu Dhabi)
* Gulf Air Cargo (Manama)
* Jet Airways (Delhi)
* Lufthansa Cargo (Frankfurt)
* MASkargo (Kuala Lumpur)
* Qatar Airways Cargo (Doha)
* Singapore Airlines Cargo (Singapore)
* SriLankan Cargo (Colombo)
* Thai Airways Cargo (Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi)