Rosewood Sand Hill
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... sunny day. We took some photos of us on the air of the cable car as it is a little tricky while you are on the cart. We headed into the wharf and looked at a few shops along the way and spotted a few things that we would pick up on the way home. We checked out an old school games arcade that had games that were well and truly older than Will and I put together. We then continued down to Pier 39 along the water. You could see Alcatraz ...
We woke up early again as we had tickets to Alcatraz at 9.10am. Hit the road after a quick breakfast into glorious sunshine again - we had been blessed with the weather. Drove into San Francisco and made our way to Pier 33, where the boat trip boards for the short trip across to Alcatraz Island. The boat trip was uneventful, providing spectacular views of Alcatraz itself and the Golden Gate Bridge in the distance. After a ...
... impressive. The bay is a beautiful place and the harbours and bays are somewhat reminiscent of Sydney. (The many gum trees help with that impression also.) Actually we mentioned a few times today how much we were reminded of St Kilda and beach areas in Melbourne as well.
Back to Fisherman's wharf for clam chowder lunch which seems to be the done thing here, at least for tourists. We sat in the middle of ...
... go on. I have encountered some of the most awe inspiring scenery I have seen anywhere on earth and experienced a lively cultural scene with music, theatre, dance and art all thriving. I have had some fabulous food (it isn't all giant burgers and fries) and had some memorable conversations on all manner of things. I have driven 900 miles down the coasts of Washington, Oregon and California and loved every minute of it. And I will be back!
... of the castle so you need several visits to see the whole thing. So if you ever visit Hearst Castle be sure to book ahead.
After Hearst Castle we rejoined California route 1 which follows the coast. In this area it follows the coast closely like right on the sea cliffs. It very beautiful and very windy. My chest muscles got a good workout. Unfortunately all the vita points were on the ocean (left) side of the ...