Travel Sights and Tastes of Berkeley, Part II We spent the day wandering in and out of the streets of Berkeley and here’s what we found: Peace and Love, y’all. *** Sights and Tastes of Berkeley, Part I July 11, 2010 By jenna 72 Merriam Vineyards Lobster Boil The Tale of the Bad Shrimp You Might Also Like Windy City, Here I Come! November 7, 2008 A Trip to Avery Island, Louisiana April 20, 2012 This to That July 26, 2010 72 Comments Reply Allie (Live Laugh Eat) July 11, 2010 at 9:50 pm Bahaha I love that squirrel photo!! I’m terrified of squirrels actually because I had a nightmare about one running up my back and taking a chunk out of my upper back. This was when I was in elem. school, mind you! Reply Suzanne de Cornelia July 11, 2010 at 9:51 pm Colorful pix–great shots! Reply Camille July 11, 2010 at 10:00 pm I love Berk so much! When I used to live in SF I was there as often as possible 🙂 Reply alicia July 11, 2010 at 10:06 pm Berkley has always looked like so much fun to me. Those were my people (in a previous life before I had children). Reply nora July 11, 2010 at 10:28 pm I wish I could live in Berkeley… Your photographs brought back many wonderful memories of the time I’ve spent in Berkeley. Thank you Reply Bethany @ More Fruit Please July 11, 2010 at 10:45 pm Your pictures make me want to visit Berkeley so badly!! Reply Lisa (bakebikeblog) July 11, 2010 at 10:46 pm What fun! LOVE IT! Reply Donna Porter July 11, 2010 at 10:50 pm Ok! You totally have to message me where in Berkeley you were..I would love to visit the shop you were at…looks like a great little place my daughter would love to go. She’s 12 and secretly a hippie at heart! 🙂 lol Reply Shauna July 11, 2010 at 11:04 pm Oh, I LOVE when you go to Berkeley! I’m a student here and like seeing things from your perspective. So you went to Angeline’s French Soul Food (I hope you had their lemonade), Telegraph Avenue, Mars Vintage Clothing, and… hmm. That last place stumps me. It looks delicious though! Come again, there’s still much to explore 🙂 Reply Anna July 11, 2010 at 11:27 pm I need to live here!!! Reply Becki @ HikeBikeEat July 11, 2010 at 11:30 pm And the manual mode gets better and better :). Reply S @ extremebalance.net/blog July 11, 2010 at 11:36 pm Is that guy wearing CHAINMAIL??? Hard. Core. 🙂 Reply Freya @ Brit Chick Runs July 11, 2010 at 11:43 pm LOVE the hate and shades! Reply jassy July 12, 2010 at 12:02 am nice bracelets! and i would also like to try to braid my hair with beads 🙂 Reply Maren July 12, 2010 at 12:06 am Don’t you just love Berkely? The tree people are my favorites. Reply Hillary [Nutrition Nut on the Run] July 12, 2010 at 12:17 am Haha, fun =] Who is that random guy you took a photo of? Peace & <3 right back at ya! Reply Anne July 12, 2010 at 2:00 am Mmm, that says it all. Geat pics 🙂 Reply Jessica @ How Sweet It Is July 12, 2010 at 3:31 am Love that last pic. Gorgeous! Reply Staceyhttp://stacey-healthylife.blogspot.com/ July 12, 2010 at 4:03 am That looks fun. Reply Jen (Running With Cake) July 12, 2010 at 4:09 am I can see that Berkley hasn’t changed much over the years – still a fun, hippy town with lots of character (and a few characters!). Reply Lauren @ louisianagrown July 12, 2010 at 4:29 am Look at you fitting right in with the locals! Looks like a very fun place to visit. Kind of like New Orleans… but hippier. Reply kaila July 12, 2010 at 4:41 am the man in the blue hat looks questionable? lol! Reply Sarah July 12, 2010 at 4:50 am My little hipster…love it! Reply Tracey @ I'm Not Superhuman July 12, 2010 at 4:56 am I’ve never been, but that’s exactly as I imagine it. All its hippy glory. Reply Heather July 12, 2010 at 5:06 am isn’t berkeley awesome?! every time we go out to California to visit my grandparents we get to go and it’s a blast every time. i love your portraits, too 🙂 Reply Kristin (Cook, Bake and Nibble) July 12, 2010 at 5:07 am Love it- all of it 🙂 xo Kris Reply Kelly July 12, 2010 at 5:20 am I love your boots! Reply Sarah (Running to Slow Things Down) July 12, 2010 at 5:23 am You’re totally rocking that outfit and hat. And sunglasses! Love it. 😀 Such great photos, by the way!! Reply Rebecca July 12, 2010 at 5:26 am The bf and I were thinking of moving across the country to Berkeley. I hear it’s a pretty rad place. All of your pics are gorgeous! Reply RhodeyGirl July 12, 2010 at 5:33 am What a funky town! I have always wanted to visit it- thanks for visiting for me ha! Reply Karla July 12, 2010 at 5:34 am Awwww BERKELEY! I miss it! Thanks for the moment of nostalgia! Reply diana@mymarblerye July 12, 2010 at 5:45 am looks like such a hippy, earthy town…I LIKE!! And as usual…(and I’m probably gonna be the 947193798439 comment on this) you look fab and beautiful! Reply Jessica @ The Process of Healing July 12, 2010 at 5:47 am Loooove that outfit! Reply Rachel (Two Healthy Plates) July 12, 2010 at 5:49 am Oh my gosh – that looks like such a fun day! Reply Carla July 12, 2010 at 5:59 am Your photography is lovely!!!…and I love, love, love Berkeley! It’s one of my top five places that I would want to live!! Reply Sarah July 12, 2010 at 6:09 am JENNA. Tights are not pants. Reply jenna July 12, 2010 at 7:58 am Yes, but Lululemon wunder under leggings are! Reply Suzanne de Cornelia July 12, 2010 at 10:13 am Leggings and boots are International look from Paris, London, Milan, San Francisco, NYC, Hollywood and definitely in Berkeley! They look great! http://media.photobucket.com/image/Victoria%20Beckham%20black%20leggings%20boots/fashionunder100/posh-6.jpg Reply Courtney @ 3 Months July 12, 2010 at 6:11 am So fun! I’m moving to the bay area in the fall (eek, 2 months away!) and Berkeley is at the top of my “why I’m excited to move to northern cal” list. Such a fun, unique place!! Reply Anya @ Fitness & Sunshine July 12, 2010 at 6:21 am The photos are amazing! 🙂 Reply Kristy July 12, 2010 at 6:27 am I wanna buy those boots off your feet! I need them in my life! Where did you get them? Reply Nancy in Naples July 12, 2010 at 6:37 am I have to agree. . . your pictures are getting better and better! These are fantastic. Makes me want to visit Berkeley! Reply Kelly July 12, 2010 at 6:46 am I love hippies! I’m really one at heart, despite my girlie exterior. Your photos are so beautiful and colorful. The closest thing NC has to Berkley is Carrboro, which is pretty hippie-fied in its own right. Reply Anna July 12, 2010 at 6:47 am Cute pics! Reply Anne @ Chute Assis July 12, 2010 at 7:00 am This summer, the boy and I are getting married, quitting jobs/packing up lives and trekking across the great unknown to live in the Bay Area. and I can’t WAIT to visit Berkeley, Yosemite, Muir Woods… Whenever I get nervous about what we’re doing, I pop over to your blog to get re-excited by photos and experiences!! Reply Ann @ A Quidnunc Smorgasbord July 12, 2010 at 7:07 am I’m loving these pictures! Was that an oyster po-boy I spotted?? 😀 Reply McKenzie July 12, 2010 at 7:08 am I NEVER comment..but those pics of your stylin and profilin…TOTAL HAWT..looking good Jenna (running to buy a hat) woot! Reply kristina July 12, 2010 at 7:08 am Dara Thai Lao! you should’ve also have gone to one right next door to that one ~ Cha Am! ~ AND you should’ve ordered the #5 po piah rolls along with the #21 your choice of chicken, pork or beef. It was my favorite go-to Thai restaurant when I lived in Berkeley! You’ve got to stop posting pics of Berkeley ~ you’re making me even more homesick than I already am! you see i grew up there and just recently moved to the midwest… Glad you have fun though. telegraph ~ sooo many memories 🙁 Reply The Wife of a Dairyman July 12, 2010 at 7:21 am Berkeley is such a colorful place. Looks like you had a great day:) Reply Kelly @ Healthy Living With Kelly July 12, 2010 at 7:26 am Looks fun…reminds me of my hometown of Austin! Reply Jess @ MTL Veggie July 12, 2010 at 7:38 am Love the hat, glasses, and scarf combo- c’est très chic 😉 Reply Amanda July 12, 2010 at 7:47 am Oh my gosh… I NEED that sandwich! Love your pictures! Reply Liz @ Tip Top Shape July 12, 2010 at 7:47 am Oooh, love the hat you were trying on!! Also loved your outfit! Looks like you had a good time 😀 Reply Lori Lieberman, RD, CDE, MPH, LDN July 12, 2010 at 7:52 am Check out the most recent post and consider joining as a follower! http://www.DropItAndEat.blogspot.com Lori Lieberman, RD, MPH, CDE, LDN Reply crunchy granola gal July 12, 2010 at 7:54 am ohhh how i miss berkeley! i have big dreams of becoming an awesome hippe-dippie soccer mom and moving there. sad but true. Reply Katie Heddleston July 12, 2010 at 8:01 am That was awesome!!! Reply Sara July 12, 2010 at 8:05 am wow that place looks so cool! Love the portrait of that man with the mustache! haha. Have a great Monday Jenna!! Reply Stacy July 12, 2010 at 8:11 am Next time you are in the Berkeley/ Telegraph area you MUST try Bakesale Betty. BEST Fried Chicken Sandwich and frozen lemonade EVER! Reply Cynthia (It All Changes) July 12, 2010 at 8:21 am The pics look so artistic. I always feel I am not hip enough for Berkley but you make it look so fun. Reply Stacey @ Tipping the (Kitchen!) Scales July 12, 2010 at 9:27 am It looks funky – really bohemian! Reply katherine July 12, 2010 at 9:44 am we went to the berkeley marina for a picnic with reunited friends last week and took the dog – it was oh-so much fun! if you’ve never packed a picnic to go there – i highly recommend it! Reply Amanda @ Amanda On Foot July 12, 2010 at 10:13 am Great pictures! I especially love the one of the man braiding the girl’s hair. ~Amanda Reply Lola July 12, 2010 at 10:23 am Now i want to go to Berkeley. The hippiein me would be thrilled! Reply Robyn @ Frugal 'n' Fit! July 12, 2010 at 10:53 am I have never been to Berkeley, but your pictures are exactly how I picture it! Reply Gabriela @ Fro-Yo Lover July 12, 2010 at 11:53 am WOW. Such lovely pics, Jenna! I´m jealous! I know you must be having a blast 🙂 Wish you a terrific week, love! Brazilian XOXO´s, Gabriela Reply Alyssa July 12, 2010 at 12:44 pm I think I would fit in there very well 🙂 ~Alyssa Reply Stacie @ Imperfectly Healthy July 12, 2010 at 12:45 pm You look so hip in your photos! 🙂 Reply Erin July 12, 2010 at 12:50 pm love the pictures! girl, you have skills! i especially love your boots 🙂 Reply Jil @ Peace, Love & Munchies July 12, 2010 at 3:05 pm Looovely photos!! Love that dudes goatee. haha Reply Laura (Starloz) July 12, 2010 at 6:13 pm Berkeley is such an incredible place. I’ve been twice & LOVE it. your manual settings skills are divine Reply Janna (Janna's Keeping It Real) July 12, 2010 at 11:18 pm LOVE IT! I will be there in October for a concert, and I can’t wait to check it out! Reply Jamie @ Catch j(me) - if you can! September 24, 2010 at 11:52 am My alma mater! Your photos took me back to my college days. I think I’m overdue for a visit. I had a chance to visit briefly last summer (2009), but I was only there for a few hours and spent most of my weekend trip in Oakland and San Francisco. Time to get back to my roots! Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyName * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.