Hidden Gems

Popsickle-stick San Francisco

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Watch this enchanting video showing ping-pong balls touring Scott Weaver’s popsickle-stick rendition of San Francisco. You’ll see Golden Gate Bridge, the Ferry Building clock tower, AT&T Park’s Coke bottle and mitt, Steiner Street’s painted ladies, Coit Tower, the Transamerica Pyramid, Humphrey the Whale, the Castro, the Haight, Golden Gate Park, the windmill, Ghirardelli Square, and […]

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San Francisco Mechanicrawl

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Here’s a unique way to explore San Francisco’s waterfront: Fisherman’s Wharf, Fort Mason, and the Marina District. The Long Now Foundation presents Mechanicrawl—Explore the mechanical marvels along San Francisco’s North Shore, including the triple expansion steam engine of the SS Jeremiah O’Brien! Buy a ticket or join a participating organization and for admission to all […]

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Recchiuti Confections—First stop on your Chocoholic Pilgrimage

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Have you ever wondered which chocolate pairs best with your favorite beer? Neither had we, but Recchiuti Confections has the answer to this and other questions you never thought to ask. In addition to beautiful chocolates, owner Michael Recchiuti thoughtfully suggests chocolate pairings for red wine, whiskey, cheese, salt(!) and soy. His Parisian-inspired shop, appointed […]

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