Vivo International Adventures 800 Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA94708 Vivo International Adventures arranges trips for experienced travelers to remote destinations. The company is owned and…More operated by Jay Mahoney. The business office is located in the Berkeley Hills, just west of Tilden Park. Travelers can visit the website for complete details of upcoming adventures.
Royal Robbins 841 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA94710 Founded by famed rock climber/kayaker Royal Robbins and his wife, Liz, in 1981, this store specializes in…More outdoor and travel clothing and accessories for men and women. This Gilman Street outlet opened in 1991 and is still popular today among the adventurous and athletic in the Bay Area. The store carries mostly shirts, sweaters, jackets and pants for casual wear and outdoor use.
Siam Cuisine 1181 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 If you try hard enough and perhaps squint your eyes, you can pretend you're feasting in a Thai temple as you nibble your…More spring rolls at Siam Cuisine. The architecture, which features a steeply slanting corridor of skylights in the middle entranceway, adds to the experience of eating at this North Berkeley restaurant. It features staples like Pad Thai as well as some more adventurous offerings, such as the Tamarind Salmon.
Backroads 801 Cedar St, Berkeley, CA94710 Backroads is a travel agency for those interested in making vacation memories more memorable than drinking margaritas at…More their hotel bar. Founded in 1979, this agency plans guided vacations on five continents for active travelers interested in biking, hiking, kayaking, rafting, and surfing their way across lands near and far. Offering a range of lodging and dining options as well as custom and family friendly tours, Backroads combines adventure with good planning for a variety of aesthetics and physical ability levels.
Polaris Education & Guidance 2428 Roosevelt Ave, Berkeley, CA94703 Polaris is an educational non-profit that uses adventure activities as a medium to help individuals, educators and…More students learn about themselves, others, and reach their full potential. It offers services for schools, organizations, administrators and youth including mentor development. Check its website for a complete explanation of what Polaris does and how to plan an outing.
OCSC 1 Spinnaker Way, Berkeley, CA94710 Olympic Circle Sailing Club is an organization that offers sailboat training courses and membership services, as well as…More adventure travel packages. Courses include basic keelboat packages, celestial navigation, moonlight sail, seamanship, night sailing, basic cruising, navigation, asymmetrical spinnaker and more. In addition, its members can take advantage of the more than 50 yachts it has available to rent, as well as access to the pro shop and clubroom.
The University of California Press 2120 Berkeley Way, Berkeley, CA94704 This is the local business office for The University of California Press. It has published numerous bestselling books,…More including <em>Infinite City</em>, <em>Unequal Childhoods</em> and <em>Adventures Among Ants</em>. In addition, it is responsible for several journals on the subjects of biology, history, law, sociology and interdisciplinary studies. The University of California Press also regularly takes part in publishing partnerships with scholarly societies and the UC community. You can view a list of Press books by visiting its website.
The Shorebird Park Nature Center at the Berkeley Marina not only teaches visitors about marine mammals and birds,…More recreation areas and marine preservation, it is also the office for the Berkeley Adventure Playground.</p>
<p>The center, which features multiple aquariums and exhibits, is available for individual visitors or for group visits. Trick your kids into learning by tempting them with the playground and then taking them to the educational exhibits when they've worn themselves out building wooden rocket ships and forts.</p>
Located on the second floor above Molly B's, Keter Salon is a 2010 winner of the East Bay Express Best of the Bay and…More prides itself on meeting the styling needs of its diverse clientele. Keter Salon offers a range of services including cut, blow dry, updo's, relaxers, perms, straightening, color and highlights.</p>
<p>Keter also employs assistants as stylists in training, giving the adventurous option to be a model for a $12 haircut by a supervised assistant.</p>