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Just a fraction of the quirky things that make San Francisco perfectly weird. Pretty much impossible to tour the city without running into something unusual!
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Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA, USA
Ocean Beach is a massive, four-mile-long stretch of sand. Surfers talk about it in terms of the block they surf. I surf Pacheco or Moraga Street. This story appeared in the January/February 2012 issue.
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Fort Funston Rd, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
You can hang out at Fort Funston in San Francisco all day and watch hang gliders go by. This was an especially weird day to be an observer: the sun broke through park of the clouds in a circle, which makes it appear as though the glider is about...
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1690 John F Kennedy Dr, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
In Golden Gate Park, right off Ocean Beach, you'll find two historic Murphy windmills that have just been restored to their former working glory. The surrounding tulips and a picnic area make it a perfect pit-stop on your way to, or from, the...
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Lands End Trail, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
Land's End in San Francisco is an easy hike with huge payoff. This labyrinth sits just below the Legion of Honor parking lot and the Lincoln Park golf course. You can then scramble down to a beautiful rocky beach.
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55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
The academy of arts and science museum in golden gate park offers a whole day of fun and learning. A planetarium, an aquarium and a rainforest is such a diverse experience under one roof which is designed with the environment in mind. The roof is...
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3601 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
The Palace of Fine Arts is another hidden gem that many visitors might not know of in San Francisco. I was awestruck by this magnificent building and garden.
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Pier 39 Beach and, The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
AT&T Park and the Cable Cars were my highlights. The cable car is fun and let my imagination run wild with how things could've been "back in the day". Definitely do it. The MUNI 3 day pass (in our case) was so worth it as we used the bus...
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The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
Tulips on Pier 39 in San Francisco. April 2011.
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200 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
When roaming the streets of San Francisco, pray to the angels above that you'll hear a trumpet playing The Godfather theme. Follow your ears and you'll run into Gabriel Angelo. Dressed in an apple cap, bowtie and taps on his shoes, Gabriel is San...
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San Francisco, CA, USA
This island behind me was built by Forbes himself and you can have dinner on it.
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Polk St & Hemlock St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
A world famous, ellusive Belgian, ROA's work can be seen all over the world, this is just one in San Francisco. Hemlock off of Polk Street
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Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
Such a cool street. Amazing how well maintained and kept it is!
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4519, 261 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
A personal shrine of mine, in the basement of City Lights Bookstore. Mysteries that way-->