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May 7, 2013

The new home of the Exploratorium at the Embarcadero

The Exploratorium science museum, reopened its doors last month at Pier 15 at the Embarcadero. Built of a cost of $300 million, this waterfront facility is three times larger than the original museum located at the Palace of… Read More

April 22, 2013

Celebrate National Park Week: Fee FREE Days. April 22-26, 2013

For National Park Week, get free admission to all National Parks. April 22-26, 2013

April 21, 2013

Hiking Mt. Tamalpais’ East Peak

Yesterday we hiked the East Peak of Mt. Tamalpais. Weather couldn’t be better, warm 70 degrees. It was a clear day perfect to enjoy the most stunning 360-degree views of the Bay Area. Just a beautiful spring day! We drove… Read More

April 12, 2013

Magic at The Walt Disney Family Museum

The stunning view of the Golden Gate Bridge and the 19th-century red brick building in the beautiful grounds of the historic Presidio makes The Walt Disney Family Museum a magical place to visit.

April 7, 2013

Visiting the Bay Model Visitor Center in Sausalito!

Looking what to do on a rainy day? Yesterday, we visited the Bay Model Visitor Center in Sausalito. We have been there before but this was our first time after last year’s re-opening. The renovation project took 2-years… Read More

April 4, 2013

The Pet Cemetery, a treasured spot in the Presidio

Walking in the Presidio we found a small hidden treasure underneath the reconstructed Doyle Drive/Presidio Parkway: The Pet Cemetery.

March 30, 2013

Hippity Hoppity in the Vineyards!

Thousands of colorful eggs loaded with sweet goodies were hidden or shall we say placed in the beautiful vineyards of Francis Ford Coppola today.

March 24, 2013

Visiting Lucasfilm “Yoda Fountain” at the Presidio

This spring break we visited the headquarters of Lucasfilm. The 26″ life-sized famous Yoda statue is sitting on top of a fountain located at the entrance of the offices. The statue has become a tourist landmark!

March 22, 2013

Spring in the Presidio

March 20, 2013

Finding Inspiration at Inspiration Point

One of my favorite spots to feel renewed is the Inspiration Point overlook located in the Presidio National Park. On a clear day, you can see Alcatraz, Angel Island, the top portion of the Palace of Fine Arts,… Read More