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San Francisco Bay

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Address: San Francisco, CA
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Offers hiking and biking along its shores, paddling and sailing on top of...

Offers hiking and biking along its shores, paddling and sailing on top of its surface, and bird-watching and exploring among its wetlands.

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The Golden Gate Bridge

We drove there to see ad take pics. It's really windy and cool. We looked at it from both sides. What a view

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We drove there to see ad take pics. It's really windy and cool. We looked at it from both sides. What a view

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Prince George, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited SF in September 2016, but it was very cool and overcast. Crossed the bridge on the hop-on tour bus, but it was like a wind tunnel and really cold so you had to look straight ahead. The other time when we drove to SoCal, it was very foggy so you couldn't see too much. Too bad. Missed the humpback... More 

Thank mariedesjardins
Martinez, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This bridge is beautiful and always busy! Such great views of the bay from her and can walk or ride a bike across. Must see the Golden Gate Bridge once in your life!

Thank themermaidrach
Union City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

San Francisco - The best place in the world. I love living in the San Francisco Bay Area. I love living in a culturally diverse area surrounded by suburbia, yet I the calming bay is just a few miles away. I love being able to wear summer clothes for most of the year. I have lived here for 30 years... More 

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Lake Arrowhead, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Anywhere on the bay, you'll find great views and great things t do. The Wharf area not only offers great restaurants and other attractions, but watching the sea lions is an added treat. Sightseeing cruises are available here. Historic Navy vessels are available for tours. Park areas, green belts, and historic buildings and grounds also make the are the best... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Check the weather before you go if you want a clear view, I went 3 times during my trip, the first two it was cloudy so there was no chance at a clear shot of the bridge, but when it was clear it was lovely.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What most people don't know is that the bay has been a dumping ground for countless garbage. Despite that it's real pretty.

Thank Scrappleking
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Take the tour, ride the bus, visit both visitor centers, on the Bay side and across the Bay. The views are outstanding.

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Alberta, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bay is a really busy place. There are tour boats, ferries, big tankers and pleasure boats. Alcatraz sits alone out in the bay with the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges over top.

Thank MJH048
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a boat tour around the bay! what an beautiful sight! so amazing to be able to look back and see the whole city from the bay! its one of a kind view with alcatraz, the bay bridge and golden gate bridge as well.

Thank Callum C

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