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Smission San Francisco
I Love Living in the Smission

Now that I’m a real adult I live just outside the Mission, on the SOMA side of the freeway. I can walk pretty much anywhere I need to go in less than 30 minutes. I’m surrounded by every kind of grocer imaginable, and there’s ample parking for all those

Posted on Apr 29 at 01:29 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Where to Go in Port Costa
Where to Go in Port Costa

Port Costa is a place that feels worlds apart from San Francisco, even though it takes less than an hour to get there. See where to go if you find yourself in this whimsical and nostalgic town.

Posted on Apr 29 at 01:21 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Wax Mark Zuckerberg at Madame Tussauds San Francisco
See and Touch Mark Zuckerberg and Other Famous Figures in Wax at Madame Tussaud's

Madame Tussauds San Francisco is set to open in Fisherman's Wharf. Come see and touch replicas of local celeb Mark Zuckerberg, Rihanna, and more!

Posted on Apr 29 at 12:36 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig in The Skeleton Twins
These Are the SFIFF Movies Not To Miss

The San Francisco International Film Festival is my favorite excuse to binge on movies. We get first crack at indie films that become huge hits and can attend one-of-a-kind events. These are my picks for this year's SFIFF.

Posted on Apr 29 at 12:10 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Best Pizza in Oakland
8 Pizzas That Will Make You Visit Oakland

Oakland has a lot going for it: a great art scene, a vibrant local community, and a totally enviable list of food and drink options. Also, pizza – really, really good pizza.

Posted on Apr 28 at 12:43 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Best Chinese food in San Francisco.
Best Chinese Restaurants in San Francisco by Neighborhood

With so many delicious options, we understand why it’s such a difficult decision. To alleviate the stress with making a tough decision, we’re giving you the ultimate guide to the best Chinese restaurants in the city by neighborhood.

Posted on Apr 23 at 06:04 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

What to do in San Francisco this weekend.
Things To Do This Weekend: April 25 - 27

A festival celebrating the cutest dogs in the city, an opening day that celebrates the bay and a flea market that celebrates our DIY spirit. This is going to be one celebratory weekend. Don’t miss these events this weekend.

Posted on Apr 24 at 02:25 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

All You Need to Know About Bay to Breakers
All You Need to Know About Bay to Breakers

Bring your costumed, your semi-naked body and participate in one of the largest races in America – one of the most strange and “San Francentric” events of the year.

Posted on Apr 22 at 03:57 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Luther Burbank Home and Gardens
Beyond the Vine: Things to Do in Santa Rosa

Yes, Santa Rosa is in wine country. And while this lovely town has its share of notable wineries, it’s also got a whole menu of only-in-Santa-Rosa attractions, from micro-breweries to museums and gardens.

Posted on Apr 22 at 03:42 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Things to Do at the Monterey Bay Aquarium
Things to Do at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

rom its perch on a craggy beach, the Monterey Bay Aquarium provides up-close-and-personal access to some of the sea’s most fascinating creatures. The bay itself, part of a National Marine Sanctuary that stretches about 5,300 square miles, is home to a var

Posted on Apr 22 at 03:26 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

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