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SAN FRAN Bastian Hoppe

San Francisco, USA

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

With its steep rolling hills, beautiful bays and gorgeous architecture, 'San Fran' would have to be America's most beautiful city. It's home to the famous Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and Transamerica Pyramid, plus the world's only remaining manually operated cable car system - this city is a beautiful fusion of mod-con and traditional. The area was discovered in 1769 by Spanish ...

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Within an hour’s flight of NY, who knew there’d be a little island, settled by whalers centuries ago, called Nantucket?! I had the pleasure of visiting this quirky place at the height of the American summer. With its stunning wide open beaches, this beautiful little island is a piece of history steeped in tradition and packed ...

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Shamu, San Diego

Friday, October 30, 2015

San Diego is California’s second largest city. It has a population of just 1.2 million and shares a border with Tijuana. The two cities grew together during the 1880s land boom. Visitors get a buzz out of visiting two countries in one day, particularly as the contrast between the them is like chalk and cheese. San ...

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