Pontiac Hotel

509 Minna Street, San Francisco, California, 94103, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Union Square area of San Francisco, is near The Urban Safari, Incredible Adventures, Heart of the City Farmers' Market, and SoMa (South of Market Street).
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    USA - San Francisco

    A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Sep 27, 2014

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    ... was never filled to capacity. The average number was approximately 260; the lowest was 222, and the highest was 320. In the 29 years Alcatraz served as a federal penitentiary, 34 prisoners tried to escape “The Rock”; all but five were recaptured or otherwise accounted for. We found particularly interesting to hear about two most famous escapes from the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary: May 1946 and June 1962. We really enjoyed listening to all stories that were ...

    San Francisco

    A travel blog entry by just_wandering on Sep 11, 2014

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    The train dropped me off in Emeryville, from where I got a bus across the bay to the Fisherman's Wharf area, at the north-east tip of the San Francisco peninsula. It was still early so I had breakfast over the road from the hotel to pass an hour or so until my room was ready. A highlight was hearing ...

    Shaken, Not Stirred

    A travel blog entry by tholdsworth89 on Aug 25, 2014

    ... happening around us and heard a guy in the room say "welcome to California". For some reason I went back to sleep and didn't think anything of it until the BBC news app confirmed my initial thoughts on Sunday morning when I spotted a story about a fairly high profile earthquake in the area (registering over six on the Richter scale). As it turned out, I was one of only two people in our room who noticed, though I can't confirm how much this had to do with the alcohol that Junior ...

    Weekly Mash #7 - McCartney at Candlestick

    A travel blog entry by ashcol64 on Aug 14, 2014

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    ... but we're going to close it down in style." And that he did! However before Macca emerged, the audience were treated to a nostalgia-steeped photo collage scrolling upward on enormous screens each side of the stage. During the concert, several photographs from the historic 1966 performance were shown on screen behind McCartney and his band along with artists such as Mick Jagger and Jimi Hendrix. McCartney's band of 12 years played for just under 3 hours ...

    Wine, wine, wine

    A travel blog entry by janet_and_ron on Jul 15, 2014

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    ... was dinner in the hotel for us, as we were too lazy - we checked out the online menu first, and had to google "haricot verts" - green beans!!! Ron had fillet steak, which looked delicious. I had "forbidden salmon". I'm not sure what the forbidden was about - it was nori and sesame seed crusted salmon (a bit overcooked) served on forbidden black rice. (mmm..... have just googled that and find ...