Category Archives: Bay Area adventures

Catching up with UCLA chums in the City

The Adventurers headed to the City (on another rainy day) to visit with L’s friends from UCLA days, Ginger and Stan, who are enjoying a getaway in a relatives SOMA flat. The idea was to visit and have lunch at … Continue reading

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Watching the intriguing Paradise Square in Berkeley

The Adventurers headed to Berkeley today to catch a matinee performance of Paradise Square, a musical that many say is headed for Broadway. They were treated to great acting, singing and dancing, if not a way too long first act. … Continue reading

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Being wowed at a movie theater – really

The headline is actually an understatement. All the Adventurers intended to do was see the Green Book which they’d been meaning to catch for some time. In searching times, L happened to stumble on a newish (October, she learned) theater … Continue reading

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Back to the City again, this time to see Come From Away

Even with the weather service calling for torrential downpours and high winds, the Adventurers headed back up to the City today to see the Broadway musical, Come from Away. The verdict – great show. Acting, singing, dancing all in a concise … Continue reading

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City adventure finds some highs and [sort of] lows

The Adventurers headed to the City today with the main purpose of visiting the Museum of Ice Cream, which they had heard a lot about – and purchased tickets months in advance. They got lucky as the overnight rain had … Continue reading

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Sparkling winter day on the coast with stop at Bean Hollow

The Adventurers had two tasks to complete today: Go coast side to visit Pebble Beach and nearby Bean Hollow State Park – and be home by 1:00 so that they’d again have heat. (Yes, it’s been out since they returned … Continue reading

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Spoiling the kiddos at Sky High

The kiddos had hardly arrived Thursday evening when they started lobbying to go to Sky  High. No surprise: the Adventurers had not heard of the place. But it was a rainy day, so off they went to the Santa Clara … Continue reading

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