Recent Changes for "San Francisco" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/San_FranciscoRecent Changes of the page "San Francisco" on Davis Wiki.en-us San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2012-11-24 20:31:22ExplorerRemoved Borders from Stonestown <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 40: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twin_Peaks,_San_Francisco,_California Twin Peaks].<span>&nbsp;There's a nice Borders there.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twin_Peaks,_San_Francisco,_California Twin Peaks]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2012-05-20 13:48:12CecilioPadillaupdating toll prices <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 63: </td> <td> Line 63: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> To get to the city by car, simply follow ["Interstate 80"] west. There are two toll bridges on this path: the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge; <span>as of January 1, 2007, the base toll fare is</span> $4 <span>each way</span>. To save a toll on your return trip, take Highway 101 north to Highway 37 east [Vallejo] to connect up with Interstate 80 eastbound. Of course, you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas<span>&nbsp;though the alternate route is</span> a pleasant drive. </td> <td> <span>+</span> To get to the city by car, simply follow ["Interstate 80"] west. There are two toll bridges on this path: the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge<span>. The toll for the Bay Bridge varies throughout the day and over the weekend</span>; <span>with it being</span> $4 <span>before and after rush hour, $6 between 5am-10am and 3pm-7pm, and $5 all day Saturday and Sunday. Fare for the Carquinez Bridge is only collected on the way back towards Davis, the fare being a flat $5</span>. To save a toll on your return trip, take Highway 101 north to Highway 37 east [Vallejo] to connect up with Interstate 80 eastbound. Of course, you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas<span>, though this alternate route is quite</span> a pleasant drive. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 65: </td> <td> Line 65: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> If traffic is heavy on Interstate 80 westbound, exit Highway 37 west in Vallejo or 101 south in Novato -- it takes a little longer, but generally has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge toll going into SF is $<span>5</span>. This is a fun route to take tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be forewarned however: Highway 37 is one lane each direction, and can get backed up, especially if there is an event at Infineon Raceway just off <span>h</span>ighway 37. </td> <td> <span>+</span> If traffic is heavy on Interstate 80 westbound, exit Highway 37 west in Vallejo or 101 south in Novato -- it takes a little longer, but generally has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge toll going into SF is $<span>6</span>. This is a fun route to take tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be forewarned however: Highway 37 is one lane each direction, and can get backed up, especially if there is an event at Infineon Raceway just off <span>H</span>ighway 37. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-12-01 16:24:02HarrisonM(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * If you tire of the park, there's a nice beach just west of it. While it's cold and gray 90% of the time, it's quite nice the remaining 10% of the time. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * If you tire of the park, there's a nice beach just west of it. While it's cold and gray 90% of the time, it's quite nice the remaining 10% of the time.<span>&nbsp;See Ocean Beach in the next section.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-10-16 16:53:16CecilioPadillaadding ocean beach <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 43: </td> <td> Line 43: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Ocean Beach - A beautiful, if usually freezing cold, break from city life that runs from The Cliff House restaurant to Daly City. You'll see die-hard surfers in the day, bonfires at night, and the wonderful smell of the ocean at all times.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-09-12 01:53:40HarrisonMAdding in some insights from a local. :D <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * If you want Chinese stuff without having to elbow people out of the way, head over to Irving street in the Sunset district or Clement street in the Richmond district. You'll pay a bit more but it's less crowded and has better parking.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * There are quite a few homeless people camped out in the park so it's best to be vigilant when exploring trails that look to be off the beaten path.<br> + * If you tire of the park, there's a nice beach just west of it. While it's cold and gray 90% of the time, it's quite nice the remaining 10% of the time.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-05-23 18:32:49SimonFung <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 89: </td> <td> Line 89: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Big Wheels Race- Occurs on a sunny day in April at Vermont St. Watch grown people race down crooked Vermont Street on Big Wheels.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-05-23 18:13:55SimonFungMore links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 75: </td> <td> Line 75: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Bay-to-Breakers - 3rd Sunday in May (since 1912) - Race/Drink fest across the city. Watch for centipedes.<br> <span>-</span> * Chinese New Year - Usually somewhere from late January to mid February - A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * <span>[http://zazzlebaytobreakers.com/ </span>Bay-to-Breakers<span>]</span> - 3rd Sunday in May (since 1912) - Race/Drink fest across the city. Watch for centipedes.<br> <span>+</span> * <span>[http://www.chineseparade.com/ </span>Chinese New Year<span>]</span> - Usually somewhere from late January to mid February - A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-05-23 17:49:25JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 81: </td> <td> Line 81: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * In 2006 [http://www.ktvu.com/news/10206027/detail.html gunfire] killed 9 people and from 2007 to present the party is [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/11/01/MN3IT44P3.DTL cancel.] </td> <td> <span>+</span> * In 2006 [http://www.ktvu.com/news/10206027/detail.html gunfire] killed 9 people and from 2007 to present the party is [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/11/01/MN3IT44P3.DTL cancel<span>led</span>.]<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;The greater implication of a government "cancelling" the celebration of a centuries old holiday is left to the reader.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-05-23 16:33:08TomGarbersonAdd Dine About Town (first half of June, whee!) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 78: </td> <td> Line 78: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.onlyinsanfrancisco.com/taste/dineabouttown/ Dine About Town] - Many of the City's best restaurants offer prix fixe 2-course lunches and/or 3-course dinners for relatively reasonable prices (in 2011, $18 for lunch, $35 for dinner, up a bit from 2009 and before).</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-05-23 16:28:54TomGarbersoncoupla tourist trap notes :) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Ghirardelli Square - also avoidable. Visit, sample, and go buy identical chocolates at the local Safeway for less money. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Ghirardelli Square - also avoidable. Visit, sample, and go buy identical chocolates at the local Safeway for less money.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;The hot cocoa at the restaurant is pretty darn tasty on a chilly day, though.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Union Square - It was pretty much destroyed when the Powers redid it in 2001 to make it less attractive to protesters, etc. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Union Square - It was pretty much destroyed when the Powers redid it in 2001 to make it less attractive to protesters, etc.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;There is some excellent food right there, though. If you feel like leaving your life savings behind, try [http://lecolonialsf.com/ Le Colonial].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2011-05-23 16:23:32SimonFungHalloween in Castro is no more. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 79: </td> <td> Line 79: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Halloween in the Castro - The BEST Halloween gathering I know of, at least until they made it "official" and fenced it off. </td> <td> <span>+</span> *<span>&nbsp;--X</span> Halloween in the Castro - The BEST Halloween gathering I know of, at least until they made it "official" and fenced it off.<span>&nbsp;X--<br> + * In 2006 [http://www.ktvu.com/news/10206027/detail.html gunfire] killed 9 people and from 2007 to present the party is [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/11/01/MN3IT44P3.DTL cancel.]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2010-04-23 14:11:16LeeYcherry blossom festival <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 77: </td> <td> Line 77: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://nccbf.org/ Cherry Blossom Festival] - April, held in Japantown</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2010-04-22 21:28:19HarrisonM <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Ghirardelli Square - also avoidable.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * Ghirardelli Square - also avoidable. Visit, sample, and go buy identical chocolates at the local Safeway for less money.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2009-02-27 20:11:06NickSchmalenberger <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [wiki:SF"Palace of Fine Arts"] - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on weekends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [wiki:SF<span>:</span>"Palace of Fine Arts"] - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on weekends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2009-02-27 20:09:49NickSchmalenbergerneeds more interwiki links! <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(city_hall.jpg, "City Hall on a foggy night", 325, right, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(city_hall.jpg, "<span>[wiki:SF:"</span>City Hall<span>"]</span> on a foggy night", 325, right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(alcatraz.jpg, "Alcatraz", 300, right, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(alcatraz.jpg, "<span>[wiki:SF:"</span>Alcatraz<span>"]</span>", 300, right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(sfskyline_treasureisland.jpg, "''SF Skyline from Treasure Island''", right, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(sfskyline_treasureisland.jpg, "''SF <span>[wiki:SF:"</span>Skyline<span>"]</span> from <span>[wiki:SF:"</span>Treasure Island<span>"]</span>''", right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Palace of Fine Arts - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on weekends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> <td> <span>+</span> * <span>[wiki:SF"</span>Palace of Fine Arts<span>"]</span> - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on weekends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the Ferry Building<span>&nbsp;at the </span>Port of San Francisco''", right, thumbnail)]]<br> <span>-</span> * Exploratorium - Hands down the coolest place in SF, probably the whole Bay Area; don't miss this. </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the <span>[wiki:SF:"</span>Ferry Building<span>"] at the [wiki:SF:"</span>Port of San Francisco<span>"]</span>''", right, thumbnail)]]<br> <span>+</span> * <span>[wiki:SF:"</span>Exploratorium<span>"]</span> - Hands down the coolest place in SF, probably the whole Bay Area; don't miss this. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2009-02-27 20:04:34NickSchmalenberger(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the <span>["</span>Ferry Building<span>"]</span> at the <span>["</span>Port of San Francisco<span>"]</span>''", right, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the Ferry Building at the Port of San Francisco''", right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2009-02-27 20:03:29NickSchmalenberger(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the Port of San Francisco''", right, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the <span>["Ferry Building"] at the ["</span>Port of San Francisco<span>"]</span>''", right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2009-02-16 17:36:04lingawonga <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 45: </td> <td> Line 45: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- By ["Amtrak" train], purchase a ticket from ["Davis"] to Emeryville and hop on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the underground MUNI streetcar tunnel's entrance. When returning using the Amtrak shuttle, wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ By ["Amtrak" train], purchase a ticket from ["Davis"] to Emeryville and hop on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. The shuttle bus is also called the Route 99 Motorcoach Connection, if you're looking at a Capitol Corridor train schedule. It will drop you off in a few places in downtown San Francisco. They are (headed westbound):<br> + * Financial Building - Hyatt<br> + * Ferry Building Annex<br> + * Pier 39<br> + * Shopping Center @ 4th and Market<br> + * Moscone Center<br> + * Caltrain Depot<br> + Keep in mind that Route 99 doesn't hit up each of those six stops every time -- you'll have to check the schedule for details. Each of the bus stops is marked by a sign reading "Amtrak bus stop" so you know you're in the right place. If you don't have a ticket, you'll just need to show an ID to ride. Depending on the time of day you travel, it will probably take 30-45 minutes between Emeryville and San Francisco.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2008-09-08 14:07:19TaniaGupdated website navigation info for the trip planner <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 86: </td> <td> Line 86: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * [http://www.511.org/ 511.org] - publicly-funded SF Bay Area travel guide - choose the 'TakeTransit Trip Planner' if you're getting around the area without a dino-mobile.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.511.org/ 511.org] - publicly-funded SF Bay Area travel guide. Choose "511 Transit Trip Planner" from the "Transit" menu to find out how to get from point A to point B with public transportation.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2008-03-23 12:04:03DukeMcAdowadded link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 88: </td> <td> Line 88: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 90: </td> <td> Line 89: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://webmarin.com Web cam on San Francisco] - beautiful shot of The City and Bay Bridge from Marin, updated every 60-seconds.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-29 11:55:59EliseKaneadded Pride Parade link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 72: </td> <td> Line 72: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Pride Parade - Typically the last weekend in June - Possibly the biggest, best in the world. ''Everyone'' comes out to see this one! </td> <td> <span>+</span> *<span>&nbsp;[http://www.sfpride.org/</span> Pride Parade<span>]</span> - Typically the last weekend in June - Possibly the biggest, best in the world. ''Everyone'' comes out to see this one! </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-17 00:37:21BrentLaabs(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 88: </td> <td> Line 88: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * [http://wiki.sfwiki.org/Main_Page The San Francisco Wiki (sfwiki.org)]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-17 00:24:40NickSchmalenbergerthere is cool stuff at fisherman's wharf <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood. You can do better practically anywhere else in the city.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood on Pier 39, you can do better practically anywhere else in the city. Pier 23 has the [http://www.ssjeremiahobrien.org/ S.S. Jeremiah O'Brien] and the [http://www.maritime.org/pamphome.htm USS Pampanito], both very cool. The O'Brien is especially cool when the engine is running.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-17 00:00:17PatrickSingeliminated pier 39 because fisherman's wharf was already listed <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Pier 39 - never go here</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-16 19:14:37WilliamLewis(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''[wiki:sf San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Calling SF "Frisco" is a <span>high misdemeanor</span> and will result in a hefty fine of $25, payable to ["5-5-05 Discordian Convergence" the Imperial Treasury]. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''[wiki:sf San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Calling SF "Frisco" is a <span>[http://www.notfrisco.com/nortoniana/notfrisco.html high misdemeanor]</span> and will result in a hefty fine of $25, payable to ["5-5-05 Discordian Convergence" the Imperial Treasury]. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-16 19:13:29WilliamLewisSo spake Emperor Norton! <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''[wiki:sf San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. <span>&nbsp;</span>SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. <span>&nbsp;</span>Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. S<span>ome residents ha</span>ve<span>&nbsp;a </span>p<span>ro</span>b<span>lem with it being called</span> Fr<span>isco, while others don't li</span>k<span>e "the City" either</span>.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''[wiki:sf San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. <span>Calling</span> S<span>F "Frisco" is a high misdemeanor and will result in a hefty fine of $25, payable to ["5-5-05 Discordian Con</span>ve<span>rgence" the Im</span>p<span>erial Treasury]. Most folks will figure out what you're talking a</span>b<span>out, no matter which way you refer to San</span> Fr<span>ancisco. It's a huge place with many different </span>k<span>inds of people</span>. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood. <span>&nbsp;</span>You can do better practically anywhere else in the city. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood. You can do better practically anywhere else in the city. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-07 18:39:09BrentLaabsreadding a wikipedia link (down at the bottom) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 83: </td> <td> Line 83: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [wiki:wikipedia:"San Francisco"] on Wikipedia</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-07 17:02:33DavidPoole <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''[wiki:<span>WikiPedia:San_Francisco</span> San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the City" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''[wiki:<span>sf</span> San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the City" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-06 15:44:06Jedron(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Palace of Fine Arts - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on week<span>-</span>ends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Palace of Fine Arts - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on weekends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-06 15:43:56Jedron(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Palace of Fine Arts - The Exploratori<span>o</span>um is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on week-ends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Palace of Fine Arts - The Exploratorium is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on week-ends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots". </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-04 23:33:42PhilipNeustromshortened link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [wiki:sf:"<span>AMC Loews </span>Metreon<span>&nbsp;16 with IMAX</span>"<span>&nbsp;Metreon</span>] - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [wiki:sf:"Metreon"] - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-04 23:32:44PhilipNeustrom(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * ["Metreon"] - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [<span>wiki:sf:</span>"<span>AMC Loews </span>Metreon<span>&nbsp;16 with IMAX</span>"<span>&nbsp;Metreon</span>] - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-03 22:00:14BrentLaabs(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 70: </td> <td> Line 70: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Chinese New Year - Usually somewhere from late January to mid Febu<span>r</span>ary - A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Chinese New Year - Usually somewhere from late January to mid Feb<span>r</span>uary - A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-03 21:59:04BrentLaabsi know this is linked at the top,but an extra SFwiki link is always a good thing <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 38: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twin_Peaks,_San_Francisco,_California Twin Peaks]. There's a nice Border<span>'s there.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twin_Peaks,_San_Francisco,_California Twin Peaks]. There's a nice Border<span>s there.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 78: </td> <td> Line 78: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://www.dickensfair.com/ The Great Dickens Christmas Fair] - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theat<span>e</span>re, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://www.dickensfair.com/ The Great Dickens Christmas Fair] - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theatre, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 82: </td> <td> Line 82: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [wiki:sf San Francisco Wiki]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-03 21:00:21Jedron(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Metreon - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco </td> <td> <span>+</span> * <span>["</span>Metreon<span>"]</span> - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-06-03 21:00:06Jedron <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Metreon - Shopping Center with the largest multiplex in San Francisco</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-05-14 19:50:41NumiaCairaguascarnaval in SF; last weekend of May <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 76: </td> <td> Line 76: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - <span>E</span>nd of May - In the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - <span>last weeke</span>nd of May - In the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways.<span>&nbsp;It's a great opportunity to buy cultural items (clothes, decorations, etc.) and see different costumes and dances.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2007-01-23 19:54:27MartySmithChangecd toll fare for cars from $3 to $4. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 52: </td> <td> Line 52: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> To get to the city by car, simply follow ["Interstate 80"] west. There are two toll bridges on this path: the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge; as of <span>September</span> 200<span>6</span>, the base toll fare is $<span>3</span> each way. To save a toll on your return trip, take Highway 101 north to Highway 37 east [Vallejo] to connect up with Interstate 80 eastbound. Of course, you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas though the alternate route is a pleasant drive. </td> <td> <span>+</span> To get to the city by car, simply follow ["Interstate 80"] west. There are two toll bridges on this path: the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge; as of <span>January 1,</span> 200<span>7</span>, the base toll fare is $<span>4</span> each way. To save a toll on your return trip, take Highway 101 north to Highway 37 east [Vallejo] to connect up with Interstate 80 eastbound. Of course, you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas though the alternate route is a pleasant drive. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-11-20 02:38:15PatrickFishUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco?action=Files&do=view&target=frogsafter.jpg">frogsafter.jpg</a>.San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-11-20 02:37:31PatrickFishUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco?action=Files&do=view&target=frogsalive.jpg">frogsalive.jpg</a>.San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-11-20 02:35:09PatrickFishAdd picture of the port <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(portofsf.jpg, "''Picture of the Port of San Francisco''", right, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-11-20 02:33:46PatrickFishUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco?action=Files&do=view&target=portofsf.jpg">portofsf.jpg</a>.San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-11-19 20:36:03DukeMcAdowAdded photo image <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(sfskyline_treasureisland.jpg, "''SF Skyline from Treasure Island''", right, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-11-19 20:28:52DukeMcAdowUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco?action=Files&do=view&target=sfskyline_treasureisland.jpg">sfskyline_treasureisland.jpg</a>.San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-14 20:23:13KaiTinglinked to Bicycle Rides page <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 57: </td> <td> Line 57: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- To get to the city on your bike, expect a ride of about 65 miles. Roughly, take surface streets and frontage roads from [http://www.sta.dst.ca.us/pdfs/Plans/2006%20Bikelinks%20Map.pdf#search=%22davis%20%2Bbenicia%20%2Bcycling%20%2Broute%22 Davis to Benicia], then on to Vallejo, where you can use the Vallejo Ferry to sail you and your bike across the San Francisco Bay.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ To get to the city on your bike, see the ["Bicycle Rides"] page.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-14 10:46:34AlphaDog+bike route... need best route <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 56: </td> <td> Line 56: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ === By Bike ===<br> + To get to the city on your bike, expect a ride of about 65 miles. Roughly, take surface streets and frontage roads from [http://www.sta.dst.ca.us/pdfs/Plans/2006%20Bikelinks%20Map.pdf#search=%22davis%20%2Bbenicia%20%2Bcycling%20%2Broute%22 Davis to Benicia], then on to Vallejo, where you can use the Vallejo Ferry to sail you and your bike across the San Francisco Bay.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-13 11:12:10AlphaDogrem Sears Point ref <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 52: </td> <td> Line 52: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> If traffic is heavy on Interstate 80 westbound, exit Highway 37 west in Vallejo or 101 south in Novato -- it takes a little longer, but generally has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge toll going into SF is $5. This is a fun route to take tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be forewarned however: Highway 37 is one lane each direction, and can get backed up, especially if there is an event at Infineon Raceway just off highway 37.<span>&nbsp;It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an event it might be better to take 80.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> If traffic is heavy on Interstate 80 westbound, exit Highway 37 west in Vallejo or 101 south in Novato -- it takes a little longer, but generally has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge toll going into SF is $5. This is a fun route to take tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be forewarned however: Highway 37 is one lane each direction, and can get backed up, especially if there is an event at Infineon Raceway just off highway 37. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-13 10:11:44DukeMcAdowadded info about SFMOMA <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 34: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> - <span>&nbsp;&nbsp;* [http://www.thecastrotheatre.com T</span>he Castro <span>Theatre] - B</span>eautiful old movie palace built in 1922; there's always an interesting film festival or event happening <span>at the Castro</span>; the theatre is also host to the annual [http://www.silentfilm.org San Francisco Silent Film Festival]. </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.thecastrotheatre.com The Castro Theatre] </span>- <span>t</span>he Castro <span>District's b</span>eautiful old movie palace built in 1922; there's always an interesting film festival or event happening <span>there</span>; the theatre is also host to the annual [http://www.silentfilm.org San Francisco Silent Film Festival]. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * If you tire of the mall experience, walk down 19th Ave. to the [http://www.sfsu.edu SFSU] campus and check out the [http://sfsustudentcenter.com Student Center]; there's usually something going on during the week.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * If you tire of the mall experience, there's another nearby hang-out: Walk down 19th Ave. to the SFSU campus and check out the [http://sfsustudentcenter.com Student Center]; there's usually something going on during the week.<br> + * [http://www.sfmoma.org SF Museum of Modern Art] - Very good, very active museum; great place to spend a Saturday; located just off Market and short walk from Powell or Montgomery BART stations</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 16:52:18NumiaCairaguascap <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''[wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the <span>c</span>ity" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''[wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco San Francisco]''' is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the <span>C</span>ity" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 16:51:16NumiaCairaguasadded sfgov.org <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 75: </td> <td> Line 75: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.sfgov.org Official SF City &amp; County Website]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 11:36:24DukeMcAdowLink to Twin Peaks on another wiki <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of <span>twin peaks</span>. There's a nice Border's there. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of <span>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twin_Peaks,_San_Francisco,_California Twin Peaks]</span>. There's a nice Border's there. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 11:31:33DukeMcAdowAnother place to hang out west of Twin Peaks <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * If you tire of the mall experience, walk down 19th Ave. to the [http://www.sfsu.edu SFSU] campus and check out the [http://sfsustudentcenter.com Student Center]; there's usually something going on during the week.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 11:11:06ArlenAbrahamyou'd think that i'd have a better picture fo the SF page... <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(city_hall.jpg, "City Hall on a foggy night", 325, right, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[TableOfContents]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[TableOfContents]]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 11:09:20ArlenAbrahamUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco?action=Files&do=view&target=city_hall.jpg">city_hall.jpg</a>.San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 11:01:01AlphaDog+toc <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>[wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco San Francisco] is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward. </td> <td> <span>+ '''</span>[wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco San Francisco]<span>'''</span> is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]. Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by ["Davis" this town], gaze longingly westward.<span>&nbsp;San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the city" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people.<br> + [[TableOfContents]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the city" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. It's a huge place with many different kinds of people.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Things to Do =</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>== Things to Do ==<br> - <br> - =</span>== Class A Tourist Traps ==<span>=</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> == Class A Tourist Traps == </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>=</span>== Class B Tourist Traps ==<span>=</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> == Class B Tourist Traps == </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>=</span>== Where all the cool kids hang out ==<span>=</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> == Where all the cool kids hang out == </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- == Transportation ==<br> - === Getting Around ===</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Transportation =<br> + <br> + == Getting there ==<br> + === By Public Transit ===<br> + By ["Amtrak" train], purchase a ticket from ["Davis"] to Emeryville and hop on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the underground MUNI streetcar tunnel's entrance. When returning using the Amtrak shuttle, wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside.<br> + <br> + Alternatively, you can also connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected.<br> + <br> + Take the [http://www.baylinkferry.com/ Baylink Ferry] from Vallejo for a scenic trip to San Francisco.<br> + <br> + === By Car ===<br> + To get to the city by car, simply follow ["Interstate 80"] west. There are two toll bridges on this path: the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge; as of September 2006, the base toll fare is $3 each way. To save a toll on your return trip, take Highway 101 north to Highway 37 east [Vallejo] to connect up with Interstate 80 eastbound. Of course, you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas though the alternate route is a pleasant drive.<br> + <br> + If traffic is heavy on Interstate 80 westbound, exit Highway 37 west in Vallejo or 101 south in Novato -- it takes a little longer, but generally has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge toll going into SF is $5. This is a fun route to take tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be forewarned however: Highway 37 is one lane each direction, and can get backed up, especially if there is an event at Infineon Raceway just off highway 37. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an event it might be better to take 80.<br> + <br> + One can also drive as far as Martinez and connect to ["BART"] at the North Concord/Martinez station just over the Benicia Bridge; a one-way fare to SF starts at $4.60 (North Concord to Embarcadero).<br> + <br> + == Getting Around ==</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 41: </td> <td> Line 56: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- === Getting there ===<br> - ==== Public Transportation ====<br> - You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the underground MUNI streetcar tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 45: </td> <td> Line 57: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- If you wish to take ["BART"], the closest station is the North Concord/Martinez. To get there, you will need to cross the Benicia Bridge. One-way ["BART"] fare to get to SF starts at $4.60 (North Concord to Embarcadero).</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 47: </td> <td> Line 58: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- For a scenic trip to San Francisco, take the [http://www.baylinkferry.com/ Baylink Ferry] from Vallejo.<br> - <br> - ==== By Car ====<br> - To get to the City by car, you simply need to follow ["Interstate 80"] west to the end. There are two toll bridges on this path: the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge. As of July 2004, the base toll fare is $3.<br> - <br> - If you take ["Interstate 80" 80] into The City, to get back you should take 101 North to 37 East towards Vallejo which will connect to 80 EB. That way you cross three bridges and ["Living Cheaply" pay only one $3 bridge toll!] Of course, with gas now at $3/gallon (and probably at $4 by the end of September), you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas, though the alternate route is a pleasant drive.<br> - <br> - You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be warned, 37 is a one lane highway, so it can get crowded. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an event it might be better to take 80. And if there's a cop be prepared to drive it at the posted 55 mph speed limit.<br> - * ''Not sure on the speed limit, though I do believe it's 55, at least that's how fast the mile of cars around me had to drive when the poe-poe got on. -["MichelleAccurso"]''<br> - <br> - == Community Events ==<br> - <br> - == Community Events ==<br> - </span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Annual Events =</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 73: </td> <td> Line 71: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>=</span>= See also =<span>=</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> = See also = </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 10:37:38ArlenAbrahamadded dates for community events, fixed spelling of Iditarod, sorted pride stuff <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 59: </td> <td> Line 59: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Bay-to-Breakers - Race/Drink fest across the city.<br> <span>-</span> * Chinese New Year - A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun.<br> <span>- * Dykes-on-Bikes - The evening before Pride.<br> -</span> * [http://www.folsomstreetfair.org/ Folsom Street Fair] - Leather festival. Pretty much adults-only street fair with "fun, frolic, and fetish." </td> <td> <span>+ == Community Events ==<br> + <br> +</span> * Bay-to-Breakers<span>&nbsp;- 3rd Sunday in May (since 1912)</span> - Race/Drink fest across the city.<span>&nbsp;Watch for centipedes.</span><br> <span>+</span> * Chinese New Year - <span>Usually somewhere from late January to mid Feburary - </span>A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun.<br> <span>+</span> * [http://www.folsomstreetfair.org/ Folsom Street Fair] - L<span>ast Sunday in September - L</span>eather festival. Pretty much adults-only street fair with "fun, frolic, and fetish." </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 64: </td> <td> Line 65: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * P<span>ink</span> Par<span>ty</span> - T<span>akes place in Castro district the night before the Gay Pride parade. Involves lots of dressing </span>u<span>p, drinking, and same sex action.<br> - * Pride Parad</span>e - Possibly the biggest, best in the world. ''Everyone'' comes out to see this one!<br> <span>-</span> * Saint Stupid's Day - Parade, celebration<br> <span>-</span> * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - <span>Annual event at the e</span>nd of May<span>, i</span>n the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * P<span>ride</span> Par<span>ade</span> - T<span>ypically the last weekend in J</span>u<span>n</span>e - Possibly the biggest, best in the world. ''Everyone'' comes out to see this one!<br> <span>+ </span> * <span>Dykes-on-Bikes - Also known as the Women's Motorcycle Contingent. They typically lead the parade, there is also a ride the night before. Think hundreds of women in silly costumes (or lack there of) riding motorcycles.<br> + * Pink Party - Takes place in Castro district the night before the Gay Pride parade. Involves lots of dressing up, drinking, and same sex action.<br> + * </span>Saint Stupid's Day - <span>April 1st - </span>Parade, celebration<br> <span>+</span> * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - <span>E</span>nd of May<span>&nbsp;- I</span>n the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 69: </td> <td> Line 71: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Urban Idi<span>de</span>rod - Unofficial event, where instead of dogs carrying a person on a sled, people are pulling a shopping cart with a keg across the city. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Urban Idi<span>ta</span>rod<span>&nbsp;- First Sunday of March</span> - Unofficial event, where instead of dogs carrying a person on a sled, people are pulling a shopping cart with a keg across the city. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 09:59:53DukeMcAdowAdded info about the Castro Theatre <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.thecastrotheatre.com The Castro Theatre] - Beautiful old movie palace built in 1922; there's always an interesting film festival or event happening at the Castro; the theatre is also host to the annual [http://www.silentfilm.org San Francisco Silent Film Festival].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-12 09:14:59ArlenAbrahamfixed old spalling mistakes, sorted transportation <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Exploratorium - Hands down the coolest place in SF, probably the whole Bay Area; don't miss this.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Coit Tower - the best part a<span>t</span> the murals </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Coit Tower - the best part a<span>re</span> the murals </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Exploratorium - Hands down the coolest place in SF, probably the whole Bay Area; don't miss this.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the underground MUNI streetcar tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ === Getting Around ===<br> + The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. There are also a lot of taxi cabs available.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Also, try the [wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco_cable_car_system Cable Cars].<br> + === Getting there ===<br> + ==== Public Transportation ====<br> + You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the underground MUNI streetcar tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside.<br> + <br> + If you wish to take ["BART"], the closest station is the North Concord/Martinez. To get there, you will need to cross the Benicia Bridge. One-way ["BART"] fare to get to SF starts at $4.60 (North Concord to Embarcadero).<br> + <br> + For a scenic trip to San Francisco, take the [http://www.baylinkferry.com/ Baylink Ferry] from Vallejo.<br> + <br> + ==== By Car ====</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 44: </td> <td> Line 55: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - If you wish to take ["BART"], the closest station is the North Concord/Martinez. To get there, you will need to cross the Benicia Bridge. One-way ["BART"] fare to get to SF starts at $4.60 (North Concord to Embarcadero).<br> - <br> - For a scenic trip to San Francisco, take the [http://www.baylinkferry.com/ Baylink Ferry] from Vallejo.<br> - <br> - Also, try the [wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco_cable_car_system Cable Cars]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 23:45:57AndrewBianchiPot and Hippies? Please...more likely to encounter them in humboldt. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the city" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. <span>You</span> ma<span>y encounter ["hi</span>pp<span>ies"] and ["pot"] there, but it's a huge place with many different kinds of peop</span>le. </td> <td> <span>+</span> San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the city" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. <span>It's a huge place with</span> ma<span>ny different kinds of </span>p<span>eo</span>ple. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 23:12:41GrahamFreemandefusing stereotype <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the city" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. You <span>will probably encounter a lot of</span> ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, <span>too</span>. </td> <td> <span>+</span> San Francisco is often called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco, while others don't like "the city" either. Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to San Francisco. You <span>may encounter</span> ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, <span>but it's a huge place with many different kinds of people</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 23:11:46GrahamFreeman"the City" and other names <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> San Francisco is <span>traditionally</span> called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco. S<span>ome do not</span>. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> <td> <span>+</span> San Francisco is <span>often</span> called "the City" by residents of Northern California. <span>&nbsp;</span>Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco<span>, while others don't like "the city" either</span>. <span>&nbsp;Most folks will figure out what you're talking about, no matter which way you refer to </span>S<span>an Francisco</span>. <span>&nbsp;</span>You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 23:10:12PhilipNeustromstandard wiki format (see also at bottom) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - Important Sites<br> - * ["UC San Francisco"]<br> - * ["San Francisco International Airport"]<br> - * [http://wiki.sfwiki.org/Main_Page The San Francisco Wiki (sfwiki.org)]<br> - * [http://www.yelp.com/ Yelp (for reviews about everything from restaurants to hotels)]<br> - * [http://www.stanford.edu/~jvittes/bayareatransit2.html Public Transit Maps]<br> - * [http://www.511.org/ 511.org] - publicly-funded SF Bay Area travel guide - choose the 'TakeTransit Trip Planner' if you're getting around the area without a dino-mobile.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 73: </td> <td> Line 65: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ == See also ==<br> + * ["UC San Francisco"]<br> + * ["San Francisco International Airport"]<br> + * [http://www.511.org/ 511.org] - publicly-funded SF Bay Area travel guide - choose the 'TakeTransit Trip Planner' if you're getting around the area without a dino-mobile.<br> + * [http://www.stanford.edu/~jvittes/bayareatransit2.html Public Transit Maps]<br> + * [http://wiki.sfwiki.org/Main_Page The San Francisco Wiki (sfwiki.org)]<br> + * [http://www.yelp.com/ Yelp (for reviews about everything from restaurants to hotels)]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 23:09:33GrahamFreeman+511.org <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.511.org/ 511.org] - publicly-funded SF Bay Area travel guide - choose the 'TakeTransit Trip Planner' if you're getting around the area without a dino-mobile.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 22:52:19DatNguyenanother link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.stanford.edu/~jvittes/bayareatransit2.html Public Transit Maps]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 22:50:56DatNguyenadded a link to yelp <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.yelp.com/ Yelp (for reviews about everything from restaurants to hotels)]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-11 15:48:03ZachSauladded link to sfwiki.org <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://wiki.sfwiki.org/Main_Page The San Francisco Wiki (sfwiki.org)]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-09-02 15:15:49KaiTingnow i know my abcs <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 65: </td> <td> Line 65: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways.<br> + * [http://www.dickensfair.com/ The Great Dickens Christmas Fair] - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 66: </td> <td> Line 68: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * [http://www.dickensfair.com/ The Great Dickens Christmas Fair] - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre.<br> - * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-06-19 11:41:47JaniceGutshall <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of twin peaks. There's a nice Border's there. <span><br> - </span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of twin peaks. There's a nice Border's there.<span><br> +</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 66: </td> <td> Line 66: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * The Great Dickens Christmas Fair - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre. <br> -</span> * [http://www.carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://www.<span>dickensfair.com/ The Great Dickens Christmas Fair] - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre.<br> + * [http://www.</span>carnavalsf.com/ SF Carnaval] Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-04-09 13:17:57JosephBleckmanFor travel within San Francisco,MUNI travel is -far- cheaper,has way moreoptions <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(alcatraz.jpg, 300, right, <span>"A</span>l<span>catraz"</span>)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(alcatraz.jpg, <span>"Alcatraz", </span>300, right, <span>thumbnai</span>l)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 40: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the <span>["BART"]</span> tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the <span>underground MUNI streetcar</span> tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-04-09 03:05:27NickSchmalenberger <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 40: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the <span>underground streetcar</span> tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the <span>["BART"]</span> tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-04-09 02:43:26JosephBleckmanAlternate route in. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 40: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The best ways to get around the City are bus/streetcar, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. Alternatively, when going to San Francisco, you can skip BART by taking the Amtrak to Emeryville and hopping on an Amtrak shuttle bus to get across the Bay Bridge. That will drop you off in a few places in Downtown San Francisco, such as at the Ferry Building, and on Market Street, where you are right near the underground streetcar tunnel's entrance. When returning to Davis, it's a good idea to wait at the Ferry Building stop (located just south of the Ferry Building on Embarcadero Street). There, in a smaller building, one can buy one's ticket, and hop on the bus back to Emeryville right outside.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-02-05 13:58:55JasonAllerFixed Cable Car wanted link, linked to wikipedia <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 53: </td> <td> Line 53: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Also, try the [<span>"</span>Cable Car<span>"</span>] </td> <td> <span>+</span> Also, try the [<span>wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco_cable_car_system </span>Cable Car<span>s</span>] </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-02-05 02:37:45EricWu <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 53: </td> <td> Line 53: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Also, try the <span>{</span>"Cable Car"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> Also, try the <span>[</span>"Cable Car"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-02-05 02:37:25EricWu <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 53: </td> <td> Line 53: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Also, try the {"Cable Car"]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-02-05 02:18:30JosephBleckmanCompromise <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. It is '''never''' referred to as "Frisco" except by tourists. If you call it that, a good Discordian will probably fine you $25. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. Some residents have a problem with it being called Frisco. Some do not. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-02-05 00:23:16NumiaCairaguasGrew up there, too. No Frisco, unless it's some weird joke. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> <td> <span>+</span> San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. <span>It is '''never''' referred to as "Frisco" except by tourists. If you call it that, a good Discordian will probably fine you $25. </span>You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-01-29 22:19:56JosephBleckmanGrew up there, no one minded calling it Frisco. Clearing old comments. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. <span>&nbsp;It is '''never''' referred to as "Frisco" except by tourists. If you call it that, a good Discordian will probably fine you $25. </span>You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> <td> <span>+</span> San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 40: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus<span>/streetcar</span>, [http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm Muni], and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 68: </td> <td> Line 68: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ------<br> - ''2005-09-14 03:45:49'' [[nbsp]] October 22, 2005 is the 14th annual Pumpkin Carving Party on Ocean Beach at Lincoln. --["WayneSchiller"]<br> - <br> - ------<br> - ''2005-09-14 08:40:35'' [[nbsp]] Do we need Stonestown as a cool spot? Its a mall, just like any of the ones around here. Actually smaller than the ones around here. Is it really that cool? --["RogerClark"]<br> - ------<br> - ''2005-09-14 14:35:43'' [[nbsp]] Compared to most S.F. places, yes. Yes it is. --["JosephBleckman"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-01-29 17:13:34NumiaCairaguascarnaval website added <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 65: </td> <td> Line 65: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * SF Carnaval Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> *<span>&nbsp;[http://www.carnavalsf.com/</span> SF Carnaval<span>]</span> Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2006-01-29 17:10:32NumiaCairaguascarnaval <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 65: </td> <td> Line 65: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * SF Carnaval Parade and Festival - Annual event at the end of May, in the Mission District. The parade goes around and along Mission St. The festival is along Harrison St. and has market stands, music, food, and free giveaways. </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-12-02 05:56:01EdwinSaada <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 64: </td> <td> Line 64: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * The Great Dickens Christmas Fair - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. <span>["</span>Charles Dickens<span>" Charles Dickens]</span> era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * The Great Dickens Christmas Fair - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. <span>&nbsp;</span>Charles Dickens era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-10-23 15:58:25JaniceGutshall <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 64: </td> <td> Line 64: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * The Great Dickens Christmas Fair - Takes place in the Cow Palace, weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas. ["Charles Dickens" Charles Dickens] era Christmas themed fair, food, theatere, music, shopping, and interactive street theatre. </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-27 19:52:42TracyPerkinsAdded links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 40: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus, Muni, and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The best ways to get around the City are bus, <span>[http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm </span>Muni<span>]</span>, and ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 58: </td> <td> Line 58: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Folsom Street Fair - Leather festival. Pretty much adults-only street fair. </td> <td> <span>+</span> *<span>&nbsp;[http://www.folsomstreetfair.org/</span> Folsom Street Fair<span>]</span> - Leather festival. Pretty much adults-only street fair<span>&nbsp;with "fun, frolic, and fetish</span>.<span>"</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-27 03:39:18WayneSchiller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 67: </td> <td> Line 67: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-09-14 03:45:49'' [[nbsp]] October 2<span>9</span>, 2005 is the 14th annual Pumpkin Carving Party on Ocean Beach at Lincoln. --["WayneSchiller"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-09-14 03:45:49'' [[nbsp]] October 2<span>2</span>, 2005 is the 14th annual Pumpkin Carving Party on Ocean Beach at Lincoln. --["WayneSchiller"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 14:35:43JosephBleckmanComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 71: </td> <td> Line 71: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-09-14 14:35:43'' [[nbsp]] Compared to most S.F. places, yes. Yes it is. --["JosephBleckman"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 14:17:54SteveDavisontypos, etc. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 55: </td> <td> Line 55: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Bay-to-Breakers - Race/Drink fest accross the city.<br> - * Folsom Street Fair</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * Bay-to-Breakers - Race/Drink fest across the city.<br> + * Chinese New Year - A huge parade through Chinatown; a lot of fun.<br> + * Dykes-on-Bikes - The evening before Pride.<br> + * Folsom Street Fair - Leather festival. Pretty much adults-only street fair.<br> + * Halloween in the Castro - The BEST Halloween gathering I know of, at least until they made it "official" and fenced it off.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 60: </td> <td> Line 63: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Urban Ididerod - Unofficial event, where instead of dogs carrying a person on a sled, people are pulling a shopping cart with a keg ac<span>c</span>ross the city. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Urban Ididerod - Unofficial event, where instead of dogs carrying a person on a sled, people are pulling a shopping cart with a keg across the city. </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 14:11:17SteveDavisonHow could anyone forget St. Stupid's Day? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Union Square - CONSUME!</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * Union Square - It was pretty much destroyed when the Powers redid it in 2001 to make it less attractive to protesters, etc.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 56: </td> <td> Line 56: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Folsom Street Fair</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 57: </td> <td> Line 58: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Pride Parade - Possibly the biggest, best in the world. ''Everyone'' comes out to see this one!<br> + * Saint Stupid's Day - Parade, celebration</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 13:51:14SteveDavison <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Lombard Street - Come drive the <span>1</span> curvy block, just like everyone else. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Lombard Street - Come drive the <span>one</span> curvy block, just like everyone else. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> - * The Fortune Cookie Factory - meet the guy who types up all those ["fortune cookies"]<span><br> - * China Town - block after block of the same thing</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * Chinatown </span>-<span>&nbsp;["Dim Sum"], cheap goods, chickens hanging on hooks<br> + </span> * The Fortune Cookie Factory - meet the guy who types up all those ["fortune cookies"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Golden Gate Park - Its a REALLY big park. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Golden Gate Park - It<span>'</span>s a REALLY big park.<span><br> + * The Audium - The most underground music experience in SF</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 08:40:35RogerClarkComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 62: </td> <td> Line 62: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-09-14 08:40:35'' [[nbsp]] Do we need Stonestown as a cool spot? Its a mall, just like any of the ones around here. Actually smaller than the ones around here. Is it really that cool? --["RogerClark"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 08:38:59RogerClarkMinor grammar edit <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of twin peaks. There's a nice Border's there.<br> <span>-</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of twin peaks. There's a nice Border's there.<span>&nbsp;</span><br> <span>+</span> <span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 45: </td> <td> Line 45: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be warned, 37 is a one lane highway, so it can get crowded. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an even it might be better to take 80. And if there's a cop be prepared to drive it at the posted 55mph speed limit. </td> <td> <span>+</span> You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be warned, 37 is a one lane highway, so it can get crowded. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an even<span>t</span> it might be better to take 80. And if there's a cop be prepared to drive it at the posted 55<span>&nbsp;</span>mph speed limit. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 61: </td> <td> Line 61: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 03:45:49WayneSchillerComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 59: </td> <td> Line 59: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-09-14 03:45:49'' [[nbsp]] October 29, 2005 is the 14th annual Pumpkin Carving Party on Ocean Beach at Lincoln. --["WayneSchiller"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-14 02:05:49MichelleAccurso <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 46: </td> <td> Line 46: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * ''Not sure on the speed limit, though I do believe it's 55, at least that's how fast the mile of cars around me had to drive when the poe-poe got on. -["Michelle"]'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> * ''Not sure on the speed limit, though I do believe it's 55, at least that's how fast the mile of cars around me had to drive when the poe-poe got on. -["Michelle<span>Accurso</span>"]'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-07 19:38:31GiladGurantzadded prelim info on events, please add dates and more info (I have no time!) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 52: </td> <td> Line 52: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ == Community Events ==<br> + <br> + * Bay-to-Breakers - Race/Drink fest accross the city.<br> + * Pink Party - Takes place in Castro district the night before the Gay Pride parade. Involves lots of dressing up, drinking, and same sex action.<br> + * Urban Ididerod - Unofficial event, where instead of dogs carrying a person on a sled, people are pulling a shopping cart with a keg accross the city.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-07 07:34:08SteveDavisonFelt comments were appropriate here. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Exploratorium - Hands down the coolest place in SF, probably the whole Bay Area; don't miss this.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The best way to get around the City <span>is</span> ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The best way<span>s</span> to get around the City <span>are bus, Muni, and</span> ["BART"], a superb public transit system by American standards. You can connect to ["BART"] via ["Amtrak"] at the Richmond station where the train platforms are connected. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 45: </td> <td> Line 46: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * ''Not sure on the speed limit, though I do believe it's 55, atleast that's how fast the mile of cars around me had to drive when the poe-poe got on. -["Michelle"]'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> * ''Not sure on the speed limit, though I do believe it's 55, at<span>&nbsp;</span>least that's how fast the mile of cars around me had to drive when the poe-poe got on. -["Michelle"]'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 50: </td> <td> Line 51: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-06 19:25:22JosephBleckmanadded Stonestown <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://shopstonestown.com/html/index3.asp Stonestown Galleria] - "the Mall." The only place to hang out that's west of twin peaks. There's a nice Border's there.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-03 17:05:44CarlMcCabephoto and baylink ferry info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(alcatraz.jpg, 300, right, "Alcatraz")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood. You can do better practically anywhere else in the city.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood. You can do better practically anywhere else in the city. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 39: </td> <td> Line 43: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be warned, 37 is a one lane highway, so it can get crowded. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an even it might be better to take 80. And if there's a cop be prepared to drive it at the posted 55mph speed limit.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. Be warned, 37 is a one lane highway, so it can get crowded. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an even it might be better to take 80. And if there's a cop be prepared to drive it at the posted 55mph speed limit. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 43: </td> <td> Line 47: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + For a scenic trip to San Francisco, take the [http://www.baylinkferry.com/ Baylink Ferry] from Vallejo.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-03 16:59:30CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco?action=Files&do=view&target=alcatraz.jpg">alcatraz.jpg</a>.San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-01 08:33:17MichelleAccurso <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 39: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge. </td> <td> <span>+</span> You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge.<span>&nbsp;Be warned, 37 is a one lane highway, so it can get crowded. It also goes to Sears Point Raceway so if there's an even it might be better to take 80. And if there's a cop be prepared to drive it at the posted 55mph speed limit. <br> + * ''Not sure on the speed limit, though I do believe it's 55, atleast that's how fast the mile of cars around me had to drive when the poe-poe got on. -["Michelle"]''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-09-01 01:59:24BrentLaabswell, it's not really cheaper <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> If you take ["Interstate 80" 80] into The City, to get back you should take 101 North to 37 East towards Vallejo which will connect to 80 EB. That way you cross three bridges and ["Living Cheaply" pay only one $3 bridge toll!] </td> <td> <span>+</span> If you take ["Interstate 80" 80] into The City, to get back you should take 101 North to 37 East towards Vallejo which will connect to 80 EB. That way you cross three bridges and ["Living Cheaply" pay only one $3 bridge toll!]<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Of course, with gas now at $3/gallon (and probably at $4 by the end of September), you'll probably use up the same amount of money in gas, though the alternate route is a pleasant drive.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-08-31 15:52:08RogerClarkAdded some things <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Ghirardelli Square - also avoidable</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * Ghirardelli Square - also avoidable.<br> + * Fisherman's Wharf - Tacky tourist shops and overpriced seafood. You can do better practically anywhere else in the city. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Lombard Street - Come drive the 1 curvy block, just like everyone else.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Palace of Fine Arts - The Exploratorioum is cool, the architecture is pretty, and on week-ends you can play "count the wedding party photo shoots".<br> + * Haight-Ashbury - See ["hippies"]<br> + * Broadway east of Columbus - Mass Nakedness<br> + * Golden Gate Park - Its a REALLY big park.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Castro - The West Coast ["Gay Community" Gay Mecca]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ You can go in via 37 west in Vallejo and 101 South in Novato as well, it takes a little longer, but generally it has less traffic on weekends. The Golden Gate Bridge Toll going into SF is $5. It is fun for taking tourists on their first trip to the city. It is a more dramatic entrance, plus you can go up into the highlands and take some killer pictures of the city and bridge.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> San Franciscohttp://daviswiki.org/San_Francisco2005-08-31 15:10:33IreneParktypos. someone should start a listing of favorite spots under "Bars and Clubs" <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for San Francisco<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco San Francisco] is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"] Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by <span>this town</span>, gaze longingly westward. </td> <td> <span>+</span> [wiki:WikiPedia:San_Francisco San Francisco] is a large city some seventy miles from ["Davis"]. SF is in many ways the heart of the ["Bay Area"]<span>.</span> Many students, tiring of the ["The Dairy" bucolic] existence offered by <span>["Davis" this town]</span>, gaze longingly westward. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. It is '''never''' referred to as "Frisco<span>."</span> If you call it that, a good Discordian will probably fine you $25. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> <td> <span>+</span> San Francisco is traditionally called "the City" by residents of Northern California. It is '''never''' referred to as "Frisco<span>" except by tourists.</span> If you call it that, a good Discordian will probably fine you $25. You will probably encounter a lot of ["hippies"] and ["pot"] there, too. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Pier 39 - <span>N</span>ever go here </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Pier 39 - <span>n</span>ever go here </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * North Beach - food, yay<span>.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * North Beach - food, yay<span>!</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>