Oakland is the 8th largest city in California and is located in the San Francisco Bay Area, about 8 miles (13 kilometres) east of San Francisco. It has well over 400,000 inhabitants.
Shake It Like a Polaroid Picture
The other day we visited our friend Jen in Oakland to get some travel advice. She traveled to Peru several years ago and had some good suggestions to offer. One idea we really liked was to bring one of those compact Polaroid cameras that spits out tiny (photo booth-sized) prints. The idea is to take ...
Posted in South America 2008 by jtlande
Some details from the week
Did you know that Buenos Aires is like Oakland? they have a barge unloading area that remind me of the famous star fighter cranes of Oakland's port. In addition, like oakland, the rich moved and the poor immigrants moved in so the richest area became the poorest with families of 10 people living in each room ...
Posted in Being Abraod by JRISTAU
Jees, matka alkaa olla lopuillaan. Fijin jalkeen on tullu pyorittya akselilla L.A - San Fransisco - L.A - NY. Eipa taalta mitaan kummempaa kerrottavaa ole. San Fransiscossa kavin katsomassa Oakland Raidersin jenkkifudismatsia mika oli melkoisen luksusta, muutenkin kaupunki oli mukavan oloinen. Losissa ei ...
Posted in NZ and around by Urug