San Franciscan Hotel - Name Change

Address: 140 Mason Street, San Francisco, California, 94102, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Nob Hill Russian Hill area of San Francisco, is near Geary Theater, American Conservatory Theater, Napa Valley Winery Exchange, and SoMa (South of Market Street).
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A travel blog entry by jessieanddavid on Jan 30, 2015

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... confinement cells which were very dark and cold and you could imagine on a chilly day the breeze coming through. Alcatraz first started being used as a prison in the 1930's after being a military fort. It closed in the 1960's due to the cost of running but in it's time it housed Americas most dangerous criminals and was a place prisoners went to be punished as there were no rehabilitation program's, no good behaviour ...

San Francisco days 15-17

A travel blog entry by meganop on Nov 13, 2014

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... purchase when we looked. Our prison transportation was called the Alcatraz something (I actually can't even remember) The island set up is great. You listen to a quick talk when you get there from a national parks employee. Then an ex prisoner cracked some classic jokes before advertising his book he would be signing in the bookstore on the island. He was sent to Alcatraz for trying to escape all the other prisons. After that we watched a 19minute video that was very informative about ...

... and it's goodbye from them, goodbye!

A travel blog entry by dc2sanfran2014 on Sep 28, 2014

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... touring bikes exposed us to the elements, unpleasantly at times, but we felt part of the environment, unlike being cocooned in a car. Wherever we stopped, people wanted to hear where we were from, where we were going; and universally expressed surprise and admiration for the undertaking ... and good wishes for our onward journey.

And yes, we all give thanks for our safely completing this adventure. I know some ...

San Francisco

A travel blog entry by emlikestotravel on Sep 04, 2014

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... slip backwards down a hill, dragging the horses with it. Continuing down the street, we walked to Fishermans Wharf for a picnic lunch before exploring Pier 39. Seeing the hundred or more sea lions was so funny. They just lounge around, sunbathing and climbing over one another, honking and snorting. Pier 39 can probably best be described as a fancy Skegness/Brighton/Southend (take your pick) pier. Lots of gaudy shops selling ...

Fog, ferries and felons

A travel blog entry by ruthii on Aug 09, 2014

... and then make their escape under cover of darkness. A postcard arrived at the prison several months after their escape, saying, "Haha, we made it!" It was signed by the three men, but written in childish handwriting, so the authorities will not use it as evidence. Their families claim that they made it and their bodies were never found, but there have been no official sightings of the men since. People believe they may have escaped to South America, since they were all ...