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San Francisco, January 2015

I walked from the Financial District to the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco along the bay coast at 9am on a Monday morning. It was about five miles and took about two and a half hours. 1,876 more words


Golden Gate Park in the Winter

The natural range of Magnolia species is from east and southeast Asia. The Magnolia species are also from North, South and Central America and the West Indies. 48 more words

Raw Nature Up Close

Botanical Garden in January

Magnolias were early thus year (isn’t everything?), but a few remained to pose for photos. The garden was mostly dormant plants, but here and here were fresh blooms. 18 more words


The CCC's San Francisco Favorites #4: The de Young and BFFs

Recently, I had the good fortune of three wonderful visits to the de Young Museum. These visits were particularly special because I had some of my best BFFs (Best. 891 more words


Buffalo Paddock in Golden Gate Park

We found them! Deep in Golden Gate Park there is a paddock full of buffalo. The easiest way to find them is to take the 5 bus all the way to 36th, and walk into the park. 183 more words


Urban Hikes: San Francisco's Top Date Hikes

David and I have been living in the city for almost five months now, and after five straight days of the hustle-and-bustle daily grind, we start to crave a break from the concrete jungle and (plethora) of city smells. 112 more words

Weekend Snapshots Part 1

Most of the time, my weekends are filled with fairly rigid plans. From meeting up with friends to exercise classes, there’s little room for spontaneity. 115 more words