Daily Archives: October 3, 2014

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@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz

As I mentioned in my previous blog I was fortunate to arrive at Alcatraz, as a tourist not resident, at the same time that Ai Weiwei was holding an exhibition – @large. The exhibition sets about raising questions about freedom of expression and human rights and “the artworks directly and imaginatively address the situation of […]

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My first day in delightful San Francisco – Alcatraz and food!

Today was fantastic and I have officially fallen in love with San Francisco. It is a great city with so much to offer. Now, my opinion may be slightly skewed by the fact that we have just entered a mini heat wave but lets ignore that. I have had so many recommendations about what to […]

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A less than positive arrival in San Francisco – Thanks HI Fisherman’s Wharf!

After 1750km of running crammed into 49 days I have arrived in San Francisco over 8 days ahead of schedule. The original plan was to stay here for a day and then hit the road again but there is just too much to do here and I have decided to take another day off. So […]