San Francisco

Fleet Week: Blue Without Angels

Typically, San Francisco’s first weekend in October belongs to Fleet Week and the Blue Angels. The air show is a feast for the eyes, nerve-wracking at times, and always eardrum-shattering when the fighter jets race

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Rowboat in San Francisco with Golden Gate Bridge in background

Golden Gate Exercise

Manual Labor // Kayakers having to give it all, while the cruisers are probably sipping cocktails under the Golden Gate Bridge – life isn’t fair

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Twitter, bird, San Francisco, Fisherman's Wharf

Life is Tweet!

At least when you’re a bird… This one is tweeting its heart out at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf.

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Haight-Ashbury – mal Hippie, mal Yuppie

Über Haight-Ashbury hängen an vielen Tagen gleich zwei Dunstglocken: der Nebel und der eigene Mythos. Der Nebel neigt dazu, sich zu verflüchtigen; der Mythos sitzt in jeder Ritze. Flower-Power, Batik-Hemden, Urväter-Rock, Liebe ohne Grenzen, grenzenlose

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Rob Holsen, Coin Washer

Here’s a perfectly legal kind of money laundering. Back in the 1930s, when high-society women were typically wearing white gloves, the director of San Francisco’s St. Francis Hotel decided to have every coin washed squeaky

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