We had a fantastic time! It's a beautiful garden, organized by continent and/or regions of the world. There were a lot of little trails and different ways to explore the gardens, as well as amazing city views from the top. If you're a Bay Area resident, I encourage you to check out this treasure!
40-4-Steve: UC Botanical Garden
We've driven by the UC Botanical Garden on our way to the Lawrence Hall of Science a dozen times and each time we say we should go and check it out. We finally made it a priority as part of 40-4-Steve.
Cindy deRosier has a masters in Education and taught for 11 years. She uses that experience to blog about kids crafts and family-friendly educational travel. She is the Editor of Fun Family Crafts, a website with over 12,000 kid-friendly craft tutorials. Cindy is the co-author of "What Would Jesus Patent?" and does freelance writing and designing.