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Pier 39

Pier 39

Pier 39 is a shopping center and popular tourist attraction built on a pier in San Francisco, California. At Pier 39, there are shops, restaurants, a video arcade, street performances, an interpretive center for the Marine Mammal Center, the Aquarium of the Bay, virtual 3D rides, and views of California sea lions hauled out on docks on Pier 39's marina. The marina is also home to the floating Forbes Island restaurant. A two-story carousel is one of the pier's more dominant features, although it is not directly visible from the street and sits towards the end of the pier. The family-oriented entertainment and presence of marine mammals make this a popular tourist location for families with kids.

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Jim & Josefina07-Jul-2012 00:06
Love this part of SF! Always lots of people and shooting opps! Good colors. -Jim
Carol E Sandgren06-Jul-2012 23:56
Nice, Bill! And the colorful tent seems to caricature the Transamerica Building too. Nicely seen!
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