"Joe, you've done it again! Your story captures the real essence of the demise of the San Diego. I'm sure she appreciates it. She strung it out until March, 2012 for us, so there would be time to board, visit, and record her final days and…"
"Its a shame to see the old girl like that. When i was a kid in the 60s and 70s my sister and I would ride from Coronado to the San Diego side. There we would walk to a place called Peoples Fish Market and buy whole cooked crab, I think they were…"
What are some things you love about Coronado? Favorite places on the island?
Unfortunately since I've been gone for years a lot of things I liked in the 50s and 60s are gone!! Like the ferry boats, stingray point, being able to cross 3rd, 4th streets and orange ave without getting killed!!
The memorial trees in the center island on orange avenue are neat. The Del is special, especially the parts that look original. Tidelands Park and the pathway along the Bay is great.