May 24

Located at The Embarcadero and Beach Street explore the magic, beauty and wonder of San Francisco Bay at Aquarium of the Bay. The aquarium was opened in 1996. The Aquarium of Bay has around 60,000 fish and 273 species. It is truly an eye-opening, entertaining, and engaging invitation to the world of marine life. Take a trip downstairs and your adventure continues with more local fish and then the shark tunnel.

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You walk through a tunnel that has hundreds of fish, sharks, and more and there is an employee there that can answer most any questions you have about the wildlife. There are many sharks, rays, and giant fish. They have two small tide pools where you can touch stuff like starfish, but these are pretty popular with the children. The sea otters were a lot of fun and you get to learn about the sea life in the San Francisco Bay. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The gift shop had many nice things as well.

Hours of Operation : Sunday – Saturday : 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Admission Fees :

Adult – $22.95

Child (ages 4-12) – $13.95

Seniors (65+) – $13.95

Family Rate (2 adults + 2 children) – $68.00

Its a great place to take family and especially if you have kids they really enjoy it and have a good time. If you are looking for perfect stay while visiting this place check out our San Bruno Hotel – Hotel Aura and book your stay on the Hotel’s Website for the lowest possible rates.

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May 18

The Embarcadero Center consists of four 30 to 45 story buildings and the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, located between the Ferry Building and the foot of Market Street. During the winter holidays, the edges of all four buildings are illuminated, the effect resembling the outlines of four giant books on a shelf.

The Ferry building is the main feature point down here – with everything like tasty restaurants, coffee shops, cafes, deli’s and more making it a great place to meet friends or chill out. Great views of the bay again from the restaurants facing the water on the back of it.

The Embarcadero1 Explore The Embarcadero Near San Bruno

Fun place to take a walk and see the sights along the bay. There are plenty of restaurants, and shops it that is what you like. If you don’t want to walk, take the F line train for an inexpensive ride in an electric rail car.

The Embarcadero is really nice wished we had made more time to explore it more. This is a fine place to walk around! Parking is very expensive in San Francisco.

More places you will get to visit during your holiday in San Bruno, California. Book your stay at our San Bruno hotel, Hotel Aura and enjoy your comfortable stay.

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May 10

 

San Bruno, California has become another favorite holiday destination among theSan Bruno Mountain Summit Loop Trail 005 1 300x187 Places to Visit in San Bruno, CA! travelers all over the world travel to this beautiful city. Check out the city’s nearby tourist attractions or places to plan your vacation.

San Andreas Lake: San Andreas Lake is a repository contiguous the San Francisco Peninsula urban areas of Millbrae and San Bruno in San Mateo County, California. It is arranged straightforwardly on the San Andreas Fault, which is named after the lake.

Hillsdale Shopping Center: Hillsdale Shopping Center is a settled local mall and it is the biggest encased strip mall in San Mateo County. Amid your visit this shopping center investigate around 130 stores and sorts of brilliant eateries.

Central Park: The place is great to go for fun. People of all ages come to this park and have relax time. This is a wonderful park with great amount of things to do.

More places you will get to visit during your holiday in San Bruno, California. Book your stay at our San Bruno hotel, Hotel Aura and enjoy your comfortable stay.

 

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May 03

This was a beautiful coastal hike on a paved road. This former section of the highway has been turned into a hiking and biking trail. There are small parking lots immediately north and south of the tunnel to park your car.

Devils Slide Coastal Trail 1024x682 Devils Slide Coastal Trail – San BrunoThe trail is beautiful, new, and comfortable to walk, hike, run, and bike. There is a story told by the signs along the trail of the ecological recovery of this area that is facinating. Invasive pampas grass has been remove allowing native California lilac to return.

Hours of operation:

Monday – Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

The winding, paved trail is almost exactly one mile long, so you can knock out two miles back and forth. There are many vantage points for whale watching, and many have benches so you can rest and each a bit of lunch. San Mateo Parks and Rec have docents on site who are friendly and full of interesting information.

Great views of the Pacific with the possibility of seeing whales !!

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Apr 26

Fort Point is located at the south anchorage of the Golden Gate Bridge at the end of Marine Drive on the Presidio of San Francisco. Fort Point national Historic Site is beautifully arched case-mates display the art of the master brick mason from the Civil War period.

It is a military fort from 1861, built to protect San Francisco from Confederate warships during the Civil War. The attacks never came, but in 1926 the fort was deemed an outstanding example of military architecture. Today you can stroll through its brick archways, check out the cannons and admire the dazzling up-close views of San Francisco Bay. Revered for its strength and beauty, Fort Point was called the “Pride of the Pacific”.

Fort Point National Historic Site Explore Fort Point National Historic Site

Designed at the height of the Gold Rush, the fort and its companion fortifications would protect the Bay’s important commercial and military installations against foreign attack. Fort Point National Historic Site is free to the public. Self-guided tours are always possible and periodically guided ones are offered as well. The seasonal programs particularly the candlelight tours and pier crabbing demonstrations.

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