San Francisco Tour

  • by Waypoint Tours
  • Narrated by Janet Ault, Mark Andrews
  • 0 hrs and 57 mins
  • Speech

Publisher's Summary

Experience beautiful San Francisco! Fisherman's Wharf, the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Pier 39, Alcatraz, the Cannery, Ghirardelli Square, and Fort Mason are all highlighted on this richly orchestrated audio program. The San Francisco Waypoint Tour unlocks the fascinating highlights, history, and nature of the Fisherman's Wharf & Maritime Park area in an entertaining, educational audio guide designed to help plan your travel adventures, enhance your travel experience, and cherish your travel memories. During the gold rush of the mid-1800s, San Francisco was home to people from all four corners of the earth hoping to strike it rich. This diverse population gave the area its unique and colorful flavor. Rich with history, culture, and excitement, San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf & Maritime Park are legendary and definitely a one-of-a-kind experience.
The San Francisco Bay front provides a glimpse into our past by giving us a historical perspective on commerce, trade, exploration, immigration, and military endeavors. Given the diverse foundation upon which San Francisco is built, the area from Fisherman's Wharf to Fort Mason is alive with the echo of days gone by and filled with promises of times yet to come.

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Not bad.

Some good basic information of the Wharf and coast. Not enough history of the area...first immigrants, Chinese, etc. Too much uninteresting boat trivia. Didn't acre too much for the play-like quality to some of the narration.
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- Adam

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-07-2005
  • Publisher: Waypoint Tours