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===By car===
 
Vallejo is accessible from elsewhere in the SF Bay Area by way of Hwy 37, Hwy 29, and I-80.  
 
Vallejo is accessible from elsewhere in the SF Bay Area by way of Hwy 37, Hwy 29, and I-80.  
  
Vallejo can be reached from SF (or vice versa) by the Vallejo Baylink Ferry (Terminal is at the intersection of Georgia St and Mare Island Parkway).  
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===By ferry===
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Vallejo can be reached from SF (or vice versa) by the Vallejo Baylink Ferry (Terminal is at the intersection of Georgia St and Mare Island Parkway). The ferry runs about hourly, and the trip takes _________ minutes.
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===By bus===
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Baylink also runs the #80 Bus line from York & Marin Sts to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART station.  
 
Baylink also runs the #80 Bus line from York & Marin Sts to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART station.  
  
 
Vine bus, Route 10, connects Vallejo to the Napa Valley as far north as Calistoga.
 
Vine bus, Route 10, connects Vallejo to the Napa Valley as far north as Calistoga.
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Greyhound also has a stop/station in Vallejo, Vallejo Grehound Station 1500 LEMON ST Vallejo, CA 94590
  
 
==Get around==
 
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==Do==
 
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The McCune Rare Books and Art Collection [http://www.mccunecollection.org]  in the JFK Library, 505 Santa Clara, Vallejo, CA 94590. Entrance is free. This collection contains hundreds of rare books, including a leaf from the Gutenberg Bible,six other books printed before 1501, the Kelmscott Chaucer, the botanical portfolios of Henry Evans and much more.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:08, 8 August 2012

Vallejo is in Solano County in the San Francisco Bay Area of California.

The name "Vallejo" is locally pronounced in a confused hybrid of Spanish and English. In literal English this ought to be pronounced "vuh LAY joe". In Spanish this ought to be "bah YAY hoe". But locally it's pronounced "vuh LAY hoe".

Contents

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

Vallejo is accessible from elsewhere in the SF Bay Area by way of Hwy 37, Hwy 29, and I-80.

By ferry[edit]

Vallejo can be reached from SF (or vice versa) by the Vallejo Baylink Ferry (Terminal is at the intersection of Georgia St and Mare Island Parkway). The ferry runs about hourly, and the trip takes _________ minutes.

By bus[edit]

Baylink also runs the #80 Bus line from York & Marin Sts to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART station.

Vine bus, Route 10, connects Vallejo to the Napa Valley as far north as Calistoga.

Greyhound also has a stop/station in Vallejo, Vallejo Grehound Station 1500 LEMON ST Vallejo, CA 94590

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom [1] Wildlife discovery theme park.

Do[edit][add listing]

The McCune Rare Books and Art Collection [2] in the JFK Library, 505 Santa Clara, Vallejo, CA 94590. Entrance is free. This collection contains hundreds of rare books, including a leaf from the Gutenberg Bible,six other books printed before 1501, the Kelmscott Chaucer, the botanical portfolios of Henry Evans and much more.

Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Annie's Panda Garden, 320 Fairgrounds Dr., 707-644-6826, [3]. Annie's Panda Garden is a family owned Chinese food restaurant located about a mile from Marine World. It is one of the best Chinese food restaurants in town. It has over 13 years of experience serving local residents and visitors to Discovery Kingdom (formerly known as Marine World).  edit

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Best Western Inn at Marine World, 1596 Fairgrounds Drive, +1 707 554-9655 (fax: +1 707 554-3951), [4].  edit
  • Courtyard Vallejo Napa Valley, 1000 Fairgrounds Drive, +1 707 644-1200 (fax: +1 707 643-7011), [5].  edit
  • Holiday Inn, 1000 Fairgrounds Dr, +1 707 644-1200, [6].  edit
  • Howard Johnson Inn & Suites Vallejo, 44 Admiral Callaghan Lane Vallejo, Ca 94591, 7076431061 (fax:707 6434719), [7].  edit
  • Motel 6 Vallejo - Maritime North, 597 Sandy Beach Road, +1 707 552-2912 (fax: +1 707 645-9324), [8].  edit
  • Motel 6 Vallejo - Six Flags East, 458 Fairgrounds Drive, +1 707 642-7781 (fax: +1 707 647-7231), [9].  edit
  • Motel 6 Vallejo - Six Flags West, 1455 Marine World Parkway, +1 707 643-7611 (fax: +1 707 554-0138), [10].  edit

Get out[edit]

Routes through Vallejo
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