Category Archives: Relax

Cliff House

I’ve been going to the Cliff House for over 60 years. Wow … I’m old!!! But I digress. I grew up in Pacific Grove, on the Monterey Peninsula, and I recall my parents getting dressed up to go to “the … Continue reading

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Bike Ride and Ferry Boat to Angel Island … again.

Here’s another bike ride you might love. It’s really not a difficult ride and is more about the fun of it all, getting out on the water, having a little lunch and getting some exercise … and maybe a walk … Continue reading

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Just Sit and Relax

Sometimes it’s nice to do nothing, and behind the Ferry Builbing is a great spot to re-group while enjoying the view.

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Gay Pride Mini Parade – 8 Minutes of Silly Fun!

After the big parade, we all walked down to the Civic Center, where all the food concessions, live entertainment and dancing is set-up. The summer smells of BBQ’d everything was wafting though the air on this fun and sunny day. … Continue reading

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City Lights Bookstore

This North Beach landmark might possibly live forever. It was co-founded by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti in 1953 during the Beat Scene. It was the first bookstore in the US that stocked only paperback books. It’s one of the only bookstores … Continue reading

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Land’s End, Sutro Baths and The Cliff House

Enjoy two new virtual reality tours below. One shows the latest improvements for the parking lot and paths that overlook the old Sutro Baths. My Dad remembers swimming there and I’ve seen some amazing photos; so it’s a little sad … Continue reading

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Eli and me … in Union Square

Eli is now my virtual reality specialist. (I’m on the left, he’s on the right.) He’s a super guy with a heart of gold. He has the virtual reality gig down pat. He also does them commercially for Realtors, event … Continue reading

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