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Postcard scavenger hunt in Oakland

Postcard scavenger hunt in Oakland

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Over 60 people rated this experience 5 stars.

About your host

As the founder of StreetSalad.Co, I turn images captured around the world into print postcards. I then use the landmarks pictured on the postcards with local walking tours. As a Bay Area native, I can offer a memorable experience for solo travelers, local explorers, and large groups alike. The best part is being able to send a personal hand written note to a friend or family member saying, "you…
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What we’ll do

How many times have you bought postcards in a souvenir shop that looked nothing like what you actually saw while exploring the streets? Join me as we hit the streets of Oakland using postcards as our guide. We'll be in search of the best local eateries, bookshops, and hangouts. On this scavenger hunt, we'll use the imagery on postcards to guide us down Telegraph Avenue in Oakland's Temescal…

What else you should know

Be prepared to walk and stop in shops. Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water. Also, bring the addresses of five loved ones so we can write and send postcards along the way.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Postcards, stamps, pens

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Where you'll be

We'll walk and scavenge along Telegraph Avenue in Oakland's Temescal neighborhood. We'll make stops at my favorite local shops, iconic murals, and hole-in-the-wall restaurants, including: Bakesale Betty, Concept 47, Tara's Organic Ice Cream, Dandelion Post, and Marcus Books.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Be prepared to walk and stop in shops. Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water. Also, bring the addresses of five loved ones so we can write and send postcards along the way.
Jena
culture walk
Postcard scavenger hunt in Oakland
62 reviews
From $38/person
62 reviews
From $38/person