San Francisco

Mermaid Spotted at San Francisco Hotel

San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf has a new kid on the block and her name is Gigi. Well, that’s the name of the mermaid that lives in Hotel Zephyr. Call me crazy, but I recently hung out with a mermaid named Gigi. She lives directly across from Alcatraz and she has long orange hair. She’s not […]

July 10th, 2015|California, Lodging, San Francisco|

Forbes Island, Pier 41, Fishermans Wharf, San Francisco

If you have ever been to Fishermans Wharf in San Francisco, you’ve may have noticed a little island with a lighthouse flanked by tall palm trees floating just off Pier 41.

That would be Thor Kiddoo’s nautical fantasy, Forbes Island, a 700-ton barge featuring a 40-ft lighthouse, a dozen palms, a sandy “beach,” and a waterfall […]

May 6th, 2015|California, San Francisco|

Hilton SF Union Square Business or Pleasure

It’s always a pleasure doing business in San Francisco. I live in the suburbs, so an overnight in the city is, indeed, a San Francisco treat. (Apologies, I couldn’t help myself, as Hilton San Francisco Union Square is located in the heart of San Francisco near MUNI, BART and our famous Cable Cars.) Whether you […]

April 3rd, 2015|California, Lodging, San Francisco|