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“What a wonderful world......”
5 of 5 bubbles 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.
Ohringen, Germany
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“What a wonderful world......”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2013

I am a native SFan. I love to go back and see the bay. Wherever, whenever. It does not matter. The city is beautiful, and the views of the bay from wherever are always great. If you are a fan of sun and heat, well, this is not the place for you. But if you enjoy mild temperatures and sun and gorgeous views and a very international climate, then by all means go here.

Visited July 2013
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“What a day to be on the bay”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2013

On a relatively sunny day, we decided to take a ferry to Sausalito. We were lucky enough to see the America's Cup competitors practicing! The Oracle boat, with an appropriate entourage for Larry Ellison, passed by us several times, as did the Emirates boat. Lots of fun, sun, great photographs and a little bit of sunburn made a terrific experience. If you are coming home from Sausalito in the afternoon in the summer, queue up early for the return ferry or you might not make it, as there is quite a crowd!

Visited August 2013
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Wanaque, New Jersey
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“What a view!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2013

The view of the bay from any vantage point will take your breath away--absolutely gorgeous. Fisherman's Wharf is the best so much to see, so many places to eat, and too many goodies to buy. If you are really adventurous take a boat ride on the bay --day or night both fabulous.Try one of the private boats along the pier for a quick hour tour for less than $20. + you can BYOB too.

Visited August 2013
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“One of the world's best bays”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2013

Wonderful just to look at but even better to go across it - perhaps the best way is a trip to Sausalito which is one of the most interesting parts of the San Francisco area .

Visited August 2013
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San Francisco, California
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“San Francisco Bay”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2013

You cannot possibly visit San Francisco without at least seeing the Bay. But, do yourself a favor. Go out on the water. One inexpensive way to see it is to take either the ferry to Sausalito or Larkspur from the Ferry Bldg. There are also tourboats launching from the wharf area. Or, if you're really adventurous and know how to sail, you can rent sailboats in Sausalito and plan your own route.

Visited August 2013
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