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December “Fun Things To Do” & Holiday Events

Christmas in San Francisco - Holiday Wreath, Union Square

Check out these December “Fun Things To Do” and Holiday Events in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond in our Love to Eat and Travel calendar for December 2010. Be sure to check our Blog , Twitter , Facebook , and Love to Eat and Travel web site each month for updates throughout the year. Enjoy!

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Stonehenge Summer Solstice and Fun Tours, Day Trips and Private Viewings

A visit to Stonehenge is a truly magical experience… whenever you go – rain or shine. 

Stonehenge draws millions of visitors from around the world, especially during the Summer and Winter Solstices – the shortest and the longest days of the year – when the sun rises in perfect alignment to the circle of stones. It is theorized that Stonehenge was built to mark these two events, which would have enabled people to chart the changing seasons.

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Stonehenge Winter Solstice – December 21, 2009

A visit to Stonehenge is truly a magical experience… whenever you go – rain or shine. 

Stonehenge draws millions of visitors from around the world, especially during the Summer and Winter Solstices – the shortest and the longest days of the year – when the sun rises in perfect alignment to the circle of stones. It is theorized that Stonehenge was built to mark these two events, which would have enabled people to chart the changing seasons.

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