An aerial image of one of the famous Cable Cars of San Francisco. In the background, you can see Alcatraz and Angel Island.
A lovely cocktail made with Mezcal, and Creme de Pamplemousse served in an old-style Coup glass. This particular cocktail is one of my own creations . . . .
All the neighborhoods have them . . . little, local, restaurants that have been around for a long time, are frequented by regulars, and that make solid, consistent food. In North Beach, a few blocks off from Washington Square, Tratoria Contadina is one of those restaurants.
More Chocolate Chip Cookie goodness. (I actually ate that very cookie . . . . )
More goodness from the sunsets in San Francisco. The iconic Transamerica Building sits front and center, while the nearly-completed SalesForce Tower is off to the right. The skies were a little darker than normal because of the tail-end of a 3-day storm. The sunset washing the West side of the buildings in that glowing lightRead more about Picture-a-Day: 10 Jan. 2018 San Francisco Skyline at Sunset[…]
I’ve taken a few days off from my Picture-a-Day, but here’s an image to get things started this year. This is part of San Francisco at sunset. There was a lovely wash of golden light bathing the western side of the buildings. After three days of rain, the little bit of sweet, golden light inRead more about Picture-a-Day: 09 Jan 2018 San Francisco Sunset[…]
For the first image of the year, I am posting a night shot of the Bay Bridge. It was a bit hazy out, but a lovely view of the Bay Bridge nonetheless. Happy New Years, everyone.
A lovely doorway in San Francisco.
Aerial twilight view of the Oakland skyline at sunset taken from above Lake Merritt.
This is the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. The view is from Washington Park. Apparently, Joe Dimaggio and Marilyn Monroe took their wedding pictures on the steps of this church (he was a local, North Beach boy). They got married around the corner at another church,Read more about Picture-a-Day: 13 Dec. 2017 Saints Peter and Paul Church in North Beach[…]