Northern California 7 – San Francisco

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We drove back down the coast and back over the Bridge – here’s the view from the famous curvy Lombard St. You can see Coit Tower in the distance:

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And from the bottom of the street..

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Cathedral:

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We climbed up, up, up to Coit Tower:
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The view behind us:
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Coit Tower – very Deco:
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The view from the top of the Tower:

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The Golden Gate Bridge – the fog is coming in:
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Alcatraz:
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Big hill! You can see the cathedral, and the street we climbed to get up here!
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Curvy Lombard St!
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We went down the other side of the hill via the Filbert stairs. Many many many stairs. This is only one section of them:
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We walked down and past the piers – and here’s Christmas tree at Fisherman’s Wharf:
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We took a cable car 2 stops just to say we took one:

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We parked in a garage near Chinatown (We had had street parking on Filbert before, but it was only for a few hours.) and had dinner there at a restaurant recommended by San Francisco for Dummies – Lychee Garden. It was very good!

Then we drove back to San Jose, to the hotel I was to stay at for my conference. It was a very nice hotel!

Here is NASA Ames:
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More airplane scenery!
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I think this is Monument Valley:

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The End!