San Francisco

San Francisco Urban Retreat at Hotel Vitale

There’s nothing better than checking into a nice hotel overlooking the water. The fact that it’s a Joie de Vivre hotel located in San Francisco, makes this stay even more special. Hotel Vitale is an urban retreat next to San Francisco’s Embarcadero waterfront. Offering Bay Bridge views and a four-minute walk to the Ferry Building, […]

February 19th, 2016|California, Lodging, San Francisco|

2016 Top Travel Destinations

If you are like me, an active adventure baby boomer, you’re always planning your next trip. While I have many adventures on my bucket list, my primary goal is to be adequately funded the rest of my life to enjoy travel indefinitely. I don’t have any grandchildren yet – my husband and I are just […]

January 21st, 2016|California, Colorado, Mexico, Oregon, San Francisco|

Warm Showers and Superhero Bike Rides

We all met up to create our costumes at about 11:30pm at a friend’s apartment in San Francisco. We were assembling our superhero costumes for the weekend’s bike trip from San Francisco to Santa Cruz: 4 women, 4 superhero costumes, and about 80 miles on Highway 1 in Northern California. After constructing our capes and […]

September 23rd, 2015|California, San Francisco, What a Trip|