Stökkva beint að efni

Andrea’s Guide Book

Andrea

Andrea’s Guide Book

City/town information
Have a wonderful time experiencing the city of Hercules Bay Area PRESENTLY: ALL FOOD PLACES ARE TAKE OUT/DELIVERY (Check Yelp website for hours/menus) Walking Distance or a Short Drive: • At the end of Victoria Park St is a park with tables, benches, and play structures for children. You can sit and enjoy watching the water while Amtrak and boats pass by • A walking/bike riding trail to the left of the park will lead you to the Lela By the Bay and the Powder Keg Restaurants & Bars at Railroad Ave at Sycamore Ave, Hercules Sycamore Ave, Hercules: within walking/bike riding distance • Home Depot, Big Lots, Bank of America, Luckys Supermarket, Rite-Aid Drug Store, Genki Sushi House, Dragon Terrace, Taco Bell, Starbucks, McDonalds, Extreme Pizza and Kinder’s Meats Deli at Sycamore Ave, Hercules Food Places in Next door cities: Most places are within walking/bike riding distance • Safeway Supermarket, Subway, and New York Pizza and D’s Giant Burgers on Parker Ave, in Rodeo • Claws and Craws Seafood, Won Thai Cuisine, Anhs Kitchen, Mazatlan Taqueria & Grill, and Burger King on Willow Ave, Rodeo • Dead Fish Restaurant & Bar - Crockett exit, Take Willow to HWY 80 East (2 short exits away) Next door city of Pinole: Hwy 80 west Trader Joes, Sprouts, Habitat, Five Guys, and Walgreens • In-n-Out Burgers, Out Back, Pannera Bread, Mel's Diner, and Apple B’s, on Fitzgerald Dr. in Pinole Napa Valley: Here are the directions to Napa and a few of my favorite wineries to visit Check on YELP whether they are open during COVID19 • Napa downtown is about 40 minutes away from Hercules. You will cross the Carquinez Bridge -Toll is $6 and 3 people in a car $3. Take Hwy 80 East to Hwy 37 to Hwy 29, then turn right on to Hwy 12 which is part of 29 • Wine tasting: Take Hwy 80 East to Hwy 37 to Hwy 29. Stay on 29 if you want to visit several wine vineyards for wine tasting *If you have time before or after tasting, head to Calistoga for Buster’s Southern BBQ on Foothill Blvd
Hercules
Have a wonderful time experiencing the city of Hercules Bay Area PRESENTLY: ALL FOOD PLACES ARE TAKE OUT/DELIVERY (Check Yelp website for hours/menus) Walking Distance or a Short Drive: • At the end of Victoria Park St is a park with tables, benches, and play structures for children. You can sit and enjoy watching the water while Amtrak and boats pass by • A walking/bike riding trail to the left of the park will lead you to the Lela By the Bay and the Powder Keg Restaurants & Bars at Railroad Ave at Sycamore Ave, Hercules Sycamore Ave, Hercules: within walking/bike riding distance • Home Depot, Big Lots, Bank of America, Luckys Supermarket, Rite-Aid Drug Store, Genki Sushi House, Dragon Terrace, Taco Bell, Starbucks, McDonalds, Extreme Pizza and Kinder’s Meats Deli at Sycamore Ave, Hercules Food Places in Next door cities: Most places are within walking/bike riding distance • Safeway Supermarket, Subway, and New York Pizza and D’s Giant Burgers on Parker Ave, in Rodeo • Claws and Craws Seafood, Won Thai Cuisine, Anhs Kitchen, Mazatlan Taqueria & Grill, and Burger King on Willow Ave, Rodeo • Dead Fish Restaurant & Bar - Crockett exit, Take Willow to HWY 80 East (2 short exits away) Next door city of Pinole: Hwy 80 west Trader Joes, Sprouts, Habitat, Five Guys, and Walgreens • In-n-Out Burgers, Out Back, Pannera Bread, Mel's Diner, and Apple B’s, on Fitzgerald Dr. in Pinole Napa Valley: Here are the directions to Napa and a few of my favorite wineries to visit Check on YELP whether they are open during COVID19 • Napa downtown is about 40 minutes away from Hercules. You will cross the Carquinez Bridge -Toll is $6 and 3 people in a car $3. Take Hwy 80 East to Hwy 37 to Hwy 29, then turn right on to Hwy 12 which is part of 29 • Wine tasting: Take Hwy 80 East to Hwy 37 to Hwy 29. Stay on 29 if you want to visit several wine vineyards for wine tasting *If you have time before or after tasting, head to Calistoga for Buster’s Southern BBQ on Foothill Blvd
Food scene
Just 10 minutes away, you can eat delicious grilled crab and shrimp with spectacular views of the water and Carquinez Bridge
41
íbúar mæla með
The Dead Fish
20050 San Pablo Avenue
41
íbúar mæla með
Just 10 minutes away, you can eat delicious grilled crab and shrimp with spectacular views of the water and Carquinez Bridge
A close small quaint Neighborhood restaurant with delicious food, sports bar, and outdoor seating. Oysters, crab sandwiches, and fried chicken wings. You can walk on the trail at the park at the end of my street, or drive there.
8
íbúar mæla með
Powder Keg
2132 Railroad Avenue
8
íbúar mæla með
A close small quaint Neighborhood restaurant with delicious food, sports bar, and outdoor seating. Oysters, crab sandwiches, and fried chicken wings. You can walk on the trail at the park at the end of my street, or drive there.
Looking for Seafood close by, and watch your favorite sport event? Try Claws and Paws serving Shrimp, crab, cat fish, and mussels in their special sauce. Watch out; spicy is really hot!
Claws and Craws
848 Willow Ave
Looking for Seafood close by, and watch your favorite sport event? Try Claws and Paws serving Shrimp, crab, cat fish, and mussels in their special sauce. Watch out; spicy is really hot!
Good food and spectacular views of the water and sun set. Lela is less than 5 minutes away.
7
íbúar mæla með
Leila by the Bay
1991 Railroad Ave
7
íbúar mæla með
Good food and spectacular views of the water and sun set. Lela is less than 5 minutes away.
Food and entertainment in Oakland downtown. Bowling alley and other entertainment
118
íbúar mæla með
Jack London Square
Broadway
118
íbúar mæla með
Food and entertainment in Oakland downtown. Bowling alley and other entertainment
Located in Berkeley 15 minutes away. Japanese food while being entertained. You can sit at the bar or with a group
Hana Japan Steak and Seafood
235 University Avenue
Located in Berkeley 15 minutes away. Japanese food while being entertained. You can sit at the bar or with a group
Just 15 minutes away, you can eat and enjoy the bay scenery in Berkeley, CA
34
íbúar mæla með
Skates on the Bay
100 Seawall Dr
34
íbúar mæla með
Just 15 minutes away, you can eat and enjoy the bay scenery in Berkeley, CA
Wineries to Visit - Some wineries in the Napa area are open for testing during Covid19
Taste and sip to find your special wine to purchase. Located near Napa in Geyserville, CA. Take a tour of the winery, and have your camera ready!
57
íbúar mæla með
Francis Ford Coppola Winery
300 Via Archimedes
57
íbúar mæla með
Taste and sip to find your special wine to purchase. Located near Napa in Geyserville, CA. Take a tour of the winery, and have your camera ready!
An amazing Calistoga winery in the Napa Valley to tour, and find your special taste of wine to take home. Have your camera ready!
45
íbúar mæla með
Castello di Amorosa
4045 Helena Highway
45
íbúar mæla með
An amazing Calistoga winery in the Napa Valley to tour, and find your special taste of wine to take home. Have your camera ready!
17
íbúar mæla með
Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens
5007 Fulton Road
17
íbúar mæla með
Sightseeing
Spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. Watch the sun sink into the water😀. Take a walk or bike ride across the bridge. Take pictures of Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate-brúin
Golden Golden Gate Bridge
Spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. Watch the sun sink into the water😀. Take a walk or bike ride across the bridge. Take pictures of Alcatraz Island
A wonderful place to learn about California History. Art and artifact exhibits
296
íbúar mæla með
Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak St
296
íbúar mæla með
A wonderful place to learn about California History. Art and artifact exhibits
Enjoy discovering what’s in our Pacific Ocean 🌊
9
íbúar mæla með
Aquarium of the Bay
2 Beach St
9
íbúar mæla með
Enjoy discovering what’s in our Pacific Ocean 🌊
Enjoy the sites and shops along the San Francisco Bay. Stop along the walkway and grab some crab, shimp, or fries oysters to eat while you continue walking.
129
íbúar mæla með
PIER 39
Beach Street
129
íbúar mæla með
Enjoy the sites and shops along the San Francisco Bay. Stop along the walkway and grab some crab, shimp, or fries oysters to eat while you continue walking.
Take a stroll along the campus area. Enjoy the sites and the shops while you grab a bite to eat.
222
íbúar mæla með
University of California, Berkeley
222
íbúar mæla með
Take a stroll along the campus area. Enjoy the sites and the shops while you grab a bite to eat.
Entertainment
In Napa downtown, enjoy listening to jazz/blues while you dine. Take a 30 minute drive to Napa for this venue
21
íbúar mæla með
Blue Note Napa
1030 Main St
21
íbúar mæla með
In Napa downtown, enjoy listening to jazz/blues while you dine. Take a 30 minute drive to Napa for this venue
Fun for families with children. Cross the Carquinez bridge and you’ll be there in about 10 minutes
38
íbúar mæla með
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
1001 Fairgrounds Drive
38
íbúar mæla með
Fun for families with children. Cross the Carquinez bridge and you’ll be there in about 10 minutes
Fun for the whole family in the Berkeley hills - About 20 minutes away
44
íbúar mæla með
Lawrence Hall of Science
1 Centennial Drive
44
íbúar mæla með
Fun for the whole family in the Berkeley hills - About 20 minutes away
Enjoy smooth Jazz on the Oakland Embarcadero. If you like Japanese food, you can dine before the show or have appetizers during the show.
76
íbúar mæla með
Yoshi's Oakland
510 Embarcadero West
76
íbúar mæla með
Enjoy smooth Jazz on the Oakland Embarcadero. If you like Japanese food, you can dine before the show or have appetizers during the show.
If you like to bowl, this venue is less than 5 minutes away.
AMF Pinole Valley Lanes
1580 Pinole Valley Road
If you like to bowl, this venue is less than 5 minutes away.
Franklin Golf Course is less than 5 minutes away for those who like to golf.
Franklin Canyon Golf Course
California 4
Franklin Golf Course is less than 5 minutes away for those who like to golf.
Explore the universe while staying in the Bay Area. Fun for the whole family. Exhibits, shows and three powerful telescopes. When I was teaching I took my class there every year.
60
íbúar mæla með
Chabot Space & Science Center
10000 Skyline Boulevard
60
íbúar mæla með
Explore the universe while staying in the Bay Area. Fun for the whole family. Exhibits, shows and three powerful telescopes. When I was teaching I took my class there every year.
Fitness Near Me
Virtual classes are available during Covid19. For the ladies who want to workout or take a class while staying here. I attend this place 3 times a week. This site is 10 minutes away. For guest, $5.00.
Her365 Fitness
1573 Tara Hills Drive
Virtual classes are available during Covid19. For the ladies who want to workout or take a class while staying here. I attend this place 3 times a week. This site is 10 minutes away. For guest, $5.00.
If you have a membership you can workout while you are staying in Hercules. This site is less than 15 minutes away from Hercules
24 Hour Fitness
2126 Hilltop Mall Rd
If you have a membership you can workout while you are staying in Hercules. This site is less than 15 minutes away from Hercules