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The Eclipse - April 2014 Eclipse & Golden Gate Bridge
Photo Courtesy of Mike Moir

Pier 39: Fresh seafood and sea lions
Photo courtesy of California Travel and Tourism Commission/Andreas Hub
Mandarin Oriental San Francisco: Best rooms with a view
Photo courtesy of Mandarin Oriental
San Francisco Pride: The largest LGBT gathering on the planet
Photo courtesy of Victorgrigas
Alcatraz Island: Former home of Al "Scarface" Capone and Robert "Birdman" Stroud
Photo courtesy of Dawn Ellner
Chinatown: A city within the city
Photo courtesy of Ed Schipul
Beach Blanket Babylon: Longest running musical revue in the country
Photo courtesy of Beach Blanket Babylon

San Pedro Square San Jose
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San Jose Center for the Performing Arts 
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San Jose State University (Tower Hall with Ivy)
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Knight Ridder Building San Jose
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Adobe World Headquarters San Jose
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VTA Train and Bus Stop Downtown San Jose
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The Sainte Claire Hotel San Jose
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Balloon Ride Over Napa: Get a romantic bird's eye view
Photo courtesy of chadh
Di Rosa: Art, wine and gardens
Photo courtesy of Di Rosa
Cycling Napa: An active winery tour
Photo courtesy of Neeta Lind
The French Laundry: Award-winning French cuisine
Photo courtesy of Matthew Hine
Auberge du Soleil: One of Napa's best hotels
Photo courtesy of Auberge du Soleil
Uptown Theatre: Live entertainment
Photo courtesy of Uptown Theatre
Harvest STOMP: Napa's annual fall festival
Photo courtesy of fall-line
World Class Spas: Relaxation and romance
Photo courtesy of Villagio Inn & Spa
Yountville: Home to some of Napa's best restaurants
Photo courtesy of Dave Dugdale
Mustard Flowers: Napa beautiful during low season
Photo courtesy of RC Designer

Saint Teresa of Avila Church in Bodega, CA. It was built by shipbuilders in 1859 and is the oldest church in continuous use in Sonoma County. The church is located directly next to the Bodega schoolhouse, which was the setting for the schoolhouse scene in Alfred Hitchcock's film, The Birds. Photo Courtesy of Kenneth Bradley Photography

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Hunt the Bay: Easter Egg Hunts for all your little one's...

Look no further...BoBA has layed out where the BEST Easter Egg Hunts are for your little ones and dogs too!Check out our list of the hunts that are occuring all around the Greater San Francisco Bay Area. 

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Vivien Straus, photo by Naomi Fiss
Vivien Straus, photo by Naomi Fiss

by Cari Lynn Pace

E-i-E-i-OY! - In Bed with the Farmer's Daughter laughingly recounts a Jewish farm girl's first forays into the big city dating scene of San Francisco.  It doesn't go as planned, of course, or it wouldn't be so funny.   

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Hidden Speakeasy in San Francisco
One of SF's Best Bars

Wilson & Wilson San Francisco

Byron Carman, Best of Bay Area

Check out a Hidden Bar in San Francisco's Tenderloin District! We'll take you to one of the BEST Bars where you'll get a glimpse back on the 1920's and the era of Prohibition when the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverage was outlawed. This was an actual speakeasy that operated illegally at this location from 1921 to 1933.

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