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Alcatraz Island Tour Review & Tips

Posted on Mar 1, 2016 by Tom Bricker  •  Points of Interest  •  13 Comments

Wondering if the Alcatraz Island Tour is worth it, or which tour of the former prison you should take during your San Francisco visit? This post provides info for getting tickets to visit Alcatraz, plus photos of the island, jail cells, and other random tips for making the most of your time on “The Rock.” […]

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San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge at Sunrise

Posted on Sep 18, 2013 by Tom Bricker  •  Photography  •  10 Comments

We were in San Francisco for a weekend earlier this year, and I had a couple of chances to photograph the sunset and sunrise. I knew I wanted to try both from the Marin Headlands, which is great vista in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area for viewing San Francisco from the other side of […]

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