Alcatraz is one of the most popular tourist attractions in San Francisco. Buy tickets in advance to guarantee that you will be able to take the tour. Night tours are available as well. I haven’t been inside but I was lucky enough to cruise around in a boat to explore the outside. Enjoy!
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Walk the streets of Burano, Italy just off of Venice and you will be amazed at all of the beautiful color. Each house is a different color and uniquely different. The residents of Burano really put thought and care into their front doorsteps. I came across this house that had pink paint chipping away against the building. It reminds me that the beauty is in the detail. Don’t forget to stop and enjoy the small things in life.
The island of Burano located about an hour boat ride from Venice is known for their colored houses and lace. The houses were painted different colors so when the sailors came home after a few drinks they could find their house. I was especially drawn to the beautiful blue doorways on this island. Here are a few!