Re: Intent to Party like its 1999
Well, if you wanted to get into downtown San Jose from Caltrain, you can take
Caltrain into Santa Clara. From there, hop the 60 bus north to the end of the
line, which connects to Light Rail. Unfortunately, light rail is currently
being extended, so there's a shuttle bus that will take you from there into
downtown San Jose. It's painful, but that's one way to get into San Jose from
On Sat, 27 Feb 1999, George Bonser wrote:
> Date: Sat, 27 Feb 1999 13:47:36 -0800 (PST)
> From: George Bonser <email@example.com>
> Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> To: Kevin Dalley <email@example.com>
> Cc: Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com,
> David Welton <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org,
> Bay Area Debian <email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: Intent to Party like its 1999
> On 27 Feb 1999, Kevin Dalley wrote:
> > There is mass transit in much of the Bay Area. Personally, I would
> > prefer Oakland on Monday. It's closer for Joey (and just
> > coincidentally for me). There are a number of nice pubs near BART.
> > Unfortunately, south bay people don't have real mass transit.
> The only thing we have is Cal-Train. That probably means that if people do
> not want to drive, you are limited to the Penninsula or SF proper ...
> CoffeeNet is not far from the Cal-Train station and the new Embarcadero
> extention of Muni should get you near there from the Embarcadero BART. I
> think the last Cal-Train leaves at around 11:30pm that heads south so
> again, there are limitations.
> Amtrak runs from Great America to Emeryville but there are few trains.
> Driving to the East Bay from SJ is a nightmare because of the 880/237
> interchange or the bridges, they are jammed from everyone leaving Silicon
> Valley after work. People tend to forget how spread out the Bay Area
> really is.