Jack Kerouac's Love Shack
This modest house on a quiet alley was the source of major literature and drama from 1951 to 1952, when Jack Kerouac shacked up with...
The scenic route down from Ina Coolbrith Park – via steep stairs, past gravity-defying wooden cottages – is so charming, it looks like...
George Sterling Park
'Homeward into the sunset/Still unwearied we go/Till the northern hills are misty/With the amber of afterglow.' Poet George Sterling's...
Bite into your ice-cream cone, and get an instant brain-freeze and hit of nostalgia besides. Oooh-ouch, that peppermint stick really...
2000 Hyde St · interesting places nearby
Smack on the Powell-Hyde cable, Zarzuela is the long-shining star among several fine restaurants along Hyde St, on Russian Hill proper. Real Spanish tapas include terrific paella and classic garlic-prawns, plus unusual dishes like braised quail and Madrid-style tripe. Ochre-washed walls and terra-cotta tile set a simple backdrop for dynamic cooking No reservations: expect 30- to 45-minute waits after 6pm.