Category Archives: Kids

The Most Crooked Street in San Francisco

Lombard Street is the glamour street and gets all the attention, but Vermont Street (at 20th) in Potrero Hill Area is, in fact, the most crooked. Lombard is paved with red brick which is quite cool, but Vermont is merely concrete. Lombard … Continue reading

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Water Taxi

Well, this was fun. I was riding my bike on the water side of the Embarcadero, North of the Ferry Building and saw the sign for the Water Taxi (again … I’ve passed the sign many times, but didn’t see … Continue reading

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Anthony’s Cookies

Who doesn’t need a cookie??? We all do. Check out Anthony’s Cookies and be sure to try the candied pecans and candied walnuts too. I know, we’re not supposed to have too much sugar, but live a little and go … Continue reading

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USS San Francisco Memorial

This spot is the USS San Francisco Memorial, and completely overlooked by most tourists. There’s a lot more to discover in the surrounding area and well worth a visit. See the Golden Gate Bridge on the right. The views are … Continue reading

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BEST Pizza in San Francisco

Thanks (AGAIN) to SFist, my favorite newsletter, here’s an article they just released. Here’s the first part, but for the list of pizza hot spots, go to the link at the end of the article. Now I’m hungry! A Forbes … Continue reading

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Angel Island Canon SHOT (It’s LOUD)

Meet Terry, one of the interpreters for the State of California. Here, she is doing a live demo of a real canon which is REALLY LOUD. You’ll notice the camera movement, due to me being startled by the noise. She … Continue reading

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Bike to Angel Island (part 2)

More photos of Angel Island … you can get maps of the island usually as you get off the ferry boat. There’s also a snack bar, but don’t count on much in the way of great food. Remember, it’s a … Continue reading

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