Day 14; San Francisco, Haight Ashbury and the Fishermans Wharf

Haight Ashbury – 45 years too late but……

Haight Ashbury is more than a name.

Haight Ashbury is one of those neighborhoods that defines a whole culture. Even though more than 40 years years have passed since the “Summer […]

Day 15;Over The Golden Gate to Sausalito and Muir Woods

This is our last day in San Francisco and USA for now. Tomorrow we’re heading back home to Norway. So, today we’re doin’ the last few “must-sees” in the Bay Area. Golden Gate Bridge, Sausalito and the Muir Woods.

The Escape from Alcatraz

50 years on – the hunt for the three escapees continues.

Half a century after the illustrious escape, US Marshall Michael Dyke is still trying to catch up. On June 11th 1962 the three men, Clarence Anglin, John William […]

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island is located 2.4 km offshore from San Francisco.


The Rock

Often referred to as “The Rock“, the small island was originally used for a lighthouse, then a military fortification, then a military prison (1868), and then […]