Essex Hotel

684 Ellis Street, San Francisco, California, 94109, United States | Hotel
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The Haight Ashbury Flower Power Walking Tour

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... and ugly. All that has long since evolved from the remnants of the original revolution had to happen: such thorough pioneering comes at a high cost. High stakes, high casualties, high outcomes and high hopes. Everything is exactly how it should be in the Haight: High!   The 1967 infamous Summer of Love is wrongly described as a "heyday." No, that was merely how it all began.   Dreamers still converge on the Haight by the thousands. ...

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... the worst thai ever we chased down the rest of the hostel people. We found them in a small hot bar that had old porn playing on small screens dotted about the place and only one bar tender. Oh and it was a massive cock fest making it an easy decision to move on. Im not sure if the amount of prostituts or hobos is more concerning than the other on the way home. These aren’t just your standard prostitutes a fair few of them seem to be blokes dressed ...

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... audio tour was informative & included audio from Alcatraz prison guards & prisoners, and allowed you to pause if you needed extra time to take photos etc. Alcatraz opened as a federal prison in 1934 & was designed to hold prisoners who continuously caused trouble at other federal prisons. During its 29 years in operation it held some of the most notorious criminals in American history, such as Al Capone, Robert Franklin Stroud (the Birdman ...


This hotel, located in the Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach area of San Francisco, is near Asian Art Museum, Silver Lion Service, Civic Center, and Marines Memorial Theater.
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4.00 of 5 stars Excellent