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visiting the waterfront --- #5 of 8
San Francisco, California
Wednesday, October 13, 2010

This is Forbes Island, a floating "island" built on a barge that is docked at Pier 39. It was built by Forbes Thor Kiddoo, a houseboat millionaire, and the island features a working lighthouse, a sandy beach, a waterfall, and rooms for rent if you would like to host a special event.

Forbes Island also has a restaurant devoted to "casual fine dining", which means that you're welcome to enjoy a fine meal even if you're wearing jeans.

It looks like an interesting place to visit, so we made dinner reservations for 5:00 ......
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Nov 13 2010 07:38 GMT senna3
Fantastic view!
Nov 13 2010 10:07 GMT Annamaria
Awesome place!! He is a lucky man!!

I am looking forward to the pictures you have made from the restaurant...;-))
Nov 13 2010 12:41 GMT Xaragma
Lovely shot, and excellent background info - hope you enjoyed your meals :)
Nov 14 2010 04:54 GMT MargNZ
I would love to visit here ... it looks a great place :)