Trip Report - Part Final
One of the best deals we got last weekend was a boat trip around the
San Francisco Bay for $21.
We boarded the Golden Bear at Fisherman's Wharf.
Our timing was accidentally perfect.
We found some good seats, and off into the bay we
Wow! Look at that!
See that sailboat?
My old friend Jimmy the Sausolito lawyer always claimed he owned
one of those.
But Jimmy the Sausolito lawyer recently was bitten by the Hillary bug
- the wrong way.
...maybe he was bluffing about the sailboat,
I'll bet even you non-cons recognize that - Alcatraz.
These people had De Gaulle to get in my way when I shot The Golden Gate.
This is where it got weird.
Getting closer, closing in on passing under the Golden Gate.
Check out the detail on my piece-o-crap 2002-era 3 Pixel Kodak!
Then the sun went dark again, like when that Miur Woods egret barked.
One of the best shots, I think...
Then an even better one...
A nice view of the city skyscape.
Another shot of Alcatraz.
Coming back into port, we caught some seals getting high...
Back on the mainland, this caught my eye.
Later that night, we took Marc Perkel out to dinner.
We talked about the candidates and the election, we talked about his
Church of Reality,
Since we're old, and tomorrow would be another tiring day, the night ended early.
Saturday morning we had a plane to catch, but we also had some hours
Sometimes the driving was slow...but sometimes the view was kinda spectacular.
We made it as far South as Santa Cruz, then headed back to San Jose
for the flight home.
Big trees, Tommy's Tequila, a boat ride on the bay and life on the big
Remember, if an IRS agent ever asks you why