San Francisco: The architecture

During our trip to San Francisco, I was constantly amazed by the beautiful structures that make up the city.

I knew about the popular Painted Ladies, lining Steiner Street in the Alamo Square neighborhood. I knew about San Francisco City Hall and it’s giant dome. I knew about the Transamerica Pyramid, one of the most iconic buildings in SF’s skyline. Of course the bridges – the Golden Gate and Bay — are well known and distinct in their own way. But everywhere you turn, there’s a different style, a different color, a different beauty. I was constantly stopping to snap pictures of random houses, because they were GORGEOUS. And despite being pretty urban, there is greenery everywhere! Who knew?

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San Francisco: Biking the city Part 1

The first day of our 10-day West Coast trip started in the lovely city of San Francisco. When planning the trip, I asked Joel if he would be into biking the city and he said yes, so for better or worse we decided to petal our way from the Union Square area to Sausalito.

We started off the morning by fueling up on crepes at the Honey Honey Cafe and Crepery. There was a line but it was worth it. The mimosas were delicious — the oranges were fresh-squeezed by a funky-looking machine, so they were incredibly fresh. It was a great way to start the day off.

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