Stairways of San Francisco

March 16, 2011

San Francisco is a city known for our hills, so an appropriate corollary might be “San Francisco, the city of Stairs.” Doesn’t quite have the same ring to it, unless you happen to be training for a marathon or other long distance event and are looking for some intense calorie-burning workout spots. Over the weekend, […]

More than just a stairway to a park

January 13, 2011

We love our stairways in San Francisco. No, not the ones in our homes — the ones that show up on maps as streets and in some cases provide the only access to homes tucked into the hillside on which they are situated. We rate them on Yelp (Lyon Street steps, Filbert steps), we dedicate […]