Yosemite

Tweet Hetch Hetchy Lodging in Groveland at Evergreen Lodge and Rush Creek Lodge. Evergreen’s options includes fancy tent cabins and Rush Creek’s includes spa and meal packages. The lodges are a half hour drive from Hetch Hetchy Reservoir and a three hour drive from Alameda. Ginny Prior‘s article on visiting Hetch Hetchy. Expect for entrance…

DC Sightseeing

Tweet Start at Union StationLibrary of Congress 8:30am – 4:30pm Tu – Sa https://www.loc.gov/visit/Renwick Gallery 10am – 5:30pm daily https://americanart.si.edu/visit/renwickNational Gallery of Art 10am – 5pm M – Sa 11am – 6pm Su https://www.nga.gov/visit.htmlPostal Museum 10am – 5:30pm https://postalmuseum.si.edu/visit/index.html Louisiana & D St NW; X1 bus Foggy Bottom Station, 9 stops, Constitution Ave NW &…

Redwood City Dining

Tweet Go Fish Poke Bar Green Leaf Asian Curry Wrapper’s Delight Bravo Taqueria Broadway Masala Oh Baby Sushi Squeeze In Ike’s Lair of Redwood City I Dumpling Zadna Restaurant Vesta San Carlos Sirayvah Organic Thai Panda Dumpling The Toss Kamakshi’s Kitchen Kabul Afghan Cuisine Asya Rangoon Ruby Belmont Falafelle  

Janet Delaney: South of Market at the de Young

Tweet 2015/07/16 MHG and PEG visit to the de Young Museum in San Francisco to view the Janet Delaney: South of Market exhibit (catalogue). January 17, 2015 – July 19, 2015. From the de Young’s web site description of the catalogue: “South of Market is a photographic portrait of a San Francisco neighborhood in the…

High Style at Legion of Honor

Tweet 2015/07/16 MHG and PEG visit to the Legion of Honor in San Francisco to view the High Style exhibit (preview) from the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection. From the Legion’s Web site: “Gowns, accessories, and other looks by the most influential designers of the last one hundred years—including Chanel, Givenchy, Dior, and Charles James—trace the…

Bay Area HMC Events

Tweet Bay Area HMC Events This post is intended to collaborate on ideas for various types of HMC community events to be held in the Bay Area.  Please add your ideas in comments at the bottom of the page. Thanks! – Penelope Gordon, ’87, pegordon@1plug.com, Moderator Food Related ‘Beyond Mudd πs’: a series of food…

Northern CA Sightseeing

Tweet Northern California starts at the border between Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties less than three hours south of San Francisco, runs up through the Bay Area and Sacramento at the latitudinal mid-point of the State, and ends at the Oregon border 6.5 hours north in Del Norte County.  (See Bay Area Sightseeing for…

Bay Area Chocolate

Tweet A compendium of places to buy, eat, and learn about chocolate and chocolate production in the Bay Area.  Also see Bay Area Food, Bay Area Restaurants, and Bay Area Sightseeing posts. 2014/03/04: Per tablehopper, “Noted San Francisco chocolate maker ~TCHO~ has been located at Pier 17 on the Embarcadero for several years, but is…