Friday, October 30, 2009

A Company Offsite at Angel Island

This week my company had it's offsite, and we went to Angel Island out in San Francisco Bay. We took the ferry over, spent the day playing on a gorgeous green lawn, and had a ton of fun. I've only been working there a month, and it was so wonderful to spend some time getting to know people out of the office.

We headed out past Alcatraz:
Alcatraz

And we kept on going past the Golden Gate Bridge:
Golden Gate_r

Until we came into this little cove with a pretty harbor and house:
Angel Island

We brought lunch, beer, wine, and lots of games to play. Of course, once the kegs were tapped (yes, kegS, we brought 3 with us!) and the football was out, the boys invented a game of their own. It was called "Football Beer Pong," and it consisted of each person defending their own pair of picnic tables. If the ball hit the person's pair of tables, that person had to drink. They literally played this for about four hours:
Football Beer Pong

After a few hours, we took the last ferry out and headed back into San Francisco:

Co-workers


San Francisco from the Bay

I love being out on the water and seeing the great views of the City. It was the perfect offsite and I'm so glad that I found a really great new job!

9 comments:

Chocolate Lover said...

This place has such a special place in my heart! I love looking at those pics!
Happy Saturday Sharefest! What a great coincidence that you were before me on roll call!
Have a great weekend! Happy Halloween!

Brandy said...

Those pictures are beautiful!!! I love them!

Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest

jennie.newland said...

Ive never been to San Fransico but I want to so bad! Those pictures belong on a post card!
Dropping by from SITS, hope you have a wonderful weekend!

Sheri said...

Wow how fun! Is your company hiring? I'd love working for a fun company like that you are lucky!

farfalla said...

The photos are brilliant! Many thanks point for `see!

Kathie @ my net finds said...

wonderful pictures, I really want to visit San Francisco!

Yaya said...

How beautiful!!!

Congrats on being the first sits commenter today!

Liz said...

Beautiful pictures! I would love to visit San Francisco someday!

Hannah said...

You are soooo lucky to be working at a job you like. It's awful to have a job you dislike.

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