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The Streets of San Francisco.

I’ve managed to make quite a bit of progress in a couple of areas over the past few days. The hilly streets of San Francisco are an ideal place to do a bit of hill walking training, as I now have less than a month until my Colorado “7 peaks” challenge. The other morning I […]

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Birthday weekend in San Francisco.

On the last day in Cancun, I went again to a favourite food stall that I had discovered earlier, where for less than $3 you could have a couple of fantastic tacos and a huge gless of orchata, a delicious type of milk drink made with long grain rice, and sprinkled with cinnamon. By the […]

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Sailing on the Frisco Bay.

On Sunday morning I thought I had come up with the perfect plan! I wanted to drive across the Golden Gate Bridge on my way out of San Francisco, but I need to be on my way on Monday morning, and the thought of battling with the early morning city traffic did not seem at […]

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Goal 21 completed – San Francisco.

For me, the Golden Gate Bridge has always symbolised San Fransisco, and when I added seeing the city to my list of goals, I imagined either walking across, or at least driving across the bridge. Once again, I was keen for others to come and join in, and Cindy and her husband Steven and their […]

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San Francisco.

After leaving Evan’s driveway, which had been my home for over a week, I followed the coast northwards up Highway 1, and stopped off to see Hearst Castle, which had been highly recommended by a couple of people. I found the story of William Randolph Hearst quite fascinating, and the castle itself, which was built […]

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