Hotel Blog - Marina Inn

November 15, 2017

The Alcatraz Island

With lots of attractions, world-class restaurants, and an abundance of great entertainment, San Francisco is a destination that draws tourists from around the world. While visiting San Francisco, be sure to visit iconic Alcatraz Island.

Alcatraz Island is located in the heart of the San Francisco Bay. This small island was initially developed and equipped with facilities to become the site of the first lighthouse and a Civil War military fort on the west coast. From 1934 Alcatraz was ...