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“Bike around the Bay”
Review of San Francisco Bay

San Francisco Bay
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San Francisco Bay Twilight and Sunset Cruise
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Owner description: Offers hiking and biking along its shores, paddling and sailing on top of its surface, and bird-watching and exploring among its wetlands.
Dallas, Texas
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“Bike around the Bay”
Reviewed July 2, 2013

We went to the Bay a couple times while in SF. One time we walked around to a few places & another time we rented bikes so we could cover more ground.

It's a beautiful bay to walk around, take in the views & do some people watching. We saw people swimming in the freezing cold water and watched a bunch of kite surfers get their gear ready before they went into the bay to take advantage of all the wind SF has.

The land was flat all around the bay (besides the hill that gets you up to the Golden Gate Bridge) so it's easy for anyone to enjoy.

Even though you're still in the city it feels like you're in a park when you're by the bay.

Visited June 2013
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Brasilia, DF
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“Golden Gate Bridge”
Reviewed June 30, 2013

After years planning, last january i've finally visited San Franscisco and one of its famous attractions, Golden Gate Bridge. I really loved it. Walking through the bridge is awsome and the view from both sides of the bridge is amazing.

Visited January 2013
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Orlando, Florida
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“Beautiful”
Reviewed June 29, 2013

The bay is ever-changing. On some days, the water is rough and choppy and wind blows unmercifully. On other days, the water is calm and sailboats, windsurfers, and seagulls abound.
The rocky shores by Fort Point are picturesque.
Any visit to San Francisco should include a hotel with a bay view.

Visited June 2013
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Mesa, AZ
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“Interesting historical narrative”
Reviewed June 29, 2013

It was very interesting to hear about the the history of the san Francisco area as we toured around the bay. It was also interesting to feel the change in the water as we neared the Golden Gate Bridge and the Pacific Ocean. The tour boat had language specific headsets in about 16 different languages so everyone could listen to the narrative. The bad part were those that didn't care about the narrative and talked so loud that it was hard to hear even with the headsets. We did learn by Angel Island which I had no prior knowledge about.

Visited June 2013
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Los Alcazares, Spain
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“Boat trip”
Reviewed June 27, 2013

Take a boat trip round the bay. we went late afternoon and as it was the last trip of the day it was a bargain price as they just wanted a full boat. It was way better than we expected and a must do in Frisco.

Visited April 2013
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