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“nasty stop”
Review of Bubblegum Alley

Bubblegum Alley
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Owner description: Want a piece of ABC gum? Head to this fascinating, if somewhat unsanitary, walkway that features walls covered with gum of the "already been chewed" variety.
Reviewed 13 July 2013

A fun, quick stop in an interesting part of town for the uninitiated to take some pictures of a truly nasty local tradition.

1  Thank Daniel M
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Reviewed 8 July 2013 via mobile

Be an artist for the cost of a piece of bubblegum. People paste gum and sometimes small pieces of paper on the wall. My favorite was where someone pasted up high some Bazooka Joe comics. Me? I pasted some Watermelon Bubblelicious on the wall. The entire alley has a sweet smell. Hey, it only takes 10 minutes to get the full effect, but enjoyed every minute of it.

Thank Joe P
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

It's very unique and a little gross, but it's a San Luis Obispo icon! Bring your camera -- and a chewed piece of gum to add to the masterpiece!!!

Thank CentralCoastTravelr
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Reviewed 1 July 2013

Kinda gross but remarkable at the same time. A whole alley filled up with chewed gum! Whoa. We kinda just happened upon it while walking and shopping. Luckily we had gum and of course chewed it and stuck it to the wall. ;)

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 25 June 2013

I just happened to walk by. My daughters and I each popped a piece of gum in our mouths for two minutes while we walked up and down the alley. After two minutes, we added our three pieces of gum to the alley.

It's an interesting and disgusting two minute experience if you are already in the neighborhood but not worth the stop by itself.

Thank Matthew J
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