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7 Reasons to Visit San Francisco

San Francisco is absolutely breathtaking and a must see on any travel bucket list! It is rich in history and vibrant in character. It has a mystical quality to it and truly is a magical city with so much to offer. 140 more words


More Sketching

I spent more time sketching in the Haight-Ashbury district this week.  I’m still working on getting loose and understanding how to work with watercolor.  Mindfulness and letting go seem to be the biggest parts of making images that feel authentic to me. 32 more words

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10 Reasons to Visit San Francisco

It’s hard to list only 10 reasons to visit San Francisco. But, if you are still on the fence, these reasons alone will entice you to pack your bags. 581 more words


California Part 6: San Francisco! Cable Cars, Alcatraz & Biking the Golden Gate Bridge

Our next day in San Francisco began with a brief walk to the cable car turnaround. We had tried to ride a cable car the morning before but the line gets long fast if you don’t arrive as soon as the cars begin running. 851 more words


Best Reissue: Michael Head Introducing The Strands – The Magical World of The Strands

Every decade has its overlooked classic and The Magical World of The Strands is definitely a 1990s contender. Largely accoustic and very mid-60s San Francisco in sound it somehow manages to take the Haight Ashbury ethos and drop it smack bang in the middle of drug/gang ravaged mid-90s Liverpool without losing its sunny disposition. 601 more words

Haight Ashbury Street Fair

Haight and Ashbury is one of many iconic neighborhoods in San Francisco, widely known as the birthplace of the hippie movement. This past weekend San Francisco held the Haight Ashbury Street Fair, one of many street fairs and festivals that happens in the City ( 407 more words