BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA TOUR - A Self-guided Walking Tour - Includes insider tips and photos of all locations - Explore on your own schedule - Like having a friend show you around! [NOOK Book]

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THERE IS ONLY ONE BERKELEY -

This unconventional town, nestled between rolling hills and the San Francisco Bay, is home to a prestigious university, eclectic architecture, intriguing public art, and colorful street vendors.

The oldest and arguably the most prestigious school in the University of California system is UC Berkeley, or “Cal,” as it is affectionately known by ...
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BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA TOUR - A Self-guided Walking Tour - Includes insider tips and photos of all locations - Explore on your own schedule - Like having a friend show you around!

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Overview

THERE IS ONLY ONE BERKELEY -

This unconventional town, nestled between rolling hills and the San Francisco Bay, is home to a prestigious university, eclectic architecture, intriguing public art, and colorful street vendors.

The oldest and arguably the most prestigious school in the University of California system is UC Berkeley, or “Cal,” as it is affectionately known by students and alumni. Berkeley, the city, grew up around Berkeley, the university, beginning in the mid-19th century. University and city endured Vietnam anti-war protests and brutal police confrontations, but turned out for the better with the founding of People’s Park. Fashion and social movements also have their birthplace at Berkeley. In national studies conducted for decades, the students and residents of Berkeley consistently measure as the most politically liberal people in the nation.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012290281
  • Publisher: Visual Travel Tours
  • Publication date: 10/23/2011
  • Series: Visual Travel Tours , #194
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Brad Olsen is a Contributing Editor for World Explorer magazine and has written several guide books. His seventh, “Sacred Places Europe: 108 Destinations,” was released in March, 2007. The second edition of \"Sacred Places North America: 108 Destinations\" was released in 2008 and won the \"Best Travel Guide for Planet Earth\" Award in 2010. Brad's commentaries have appeared on National Public Radio, CNN and the Travel Channel. He enjoys extended global travel (particularly to exotic locations), and public speaking on the subject of sacred places.

Visual Travel Tours by Brad Olsen

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Burning Man: Nevada's Annual Instant City
California's Point Reyes National Seashore
Chicago's Front Yard: Grant Park
Chicago's Lakefront Navy Pier
Chicago’s Lincoln Park
Czech World Heritage
Discover Fiji: A Paradise Never Lost
Exploring The British Virgin Islands By Sailboat
Family Fun In Las Vegas
Moravia, The Gem Of The Czech Republic
Quebec City: Canada's Charming Nouvelle France
Sacred Places Of Portugal
San Francisco’s Academy Of Sciences
Surf’s Up In Santa Cruz
The Maine Attraction
The National Recreation Areas Of San Francisco
The Open Spaces Of California’s Marin County
The Spectacular Golden Gate Park
The Splendor Of New York City’s Central Park
There Is Only One Berkeley
Touring The Best Of Southern Orange County
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