This week, we escaped the Bay Area via a four-hour drive and a 5,980-foot trek up to the Calpine Fire Lookout in the Sierra Valley, just off Highway 89 near Truckee. A onetime forest fire tower that was used every summer until 1975, the Lookout costs $45 a night—a bargain for an evening brimming with stars and sweeping views.
Cutting-edge design. The fusion of art and tech. Banksy. Those are only thee of the many highlights coming your way at the inaugural Art Silicon Valley/San Francisco (Art SV/SF). Art SV/SF is Art Miami’s first international, contemporary art fair on the West Coast. This must-attend event for art lovers is coming to the San Mateo County Event Center over Columbus Day weekend (October 9 -12).
5 tasty events to check out this week.
With wind whipped hair flying, the smell of sea salt tickles your nose. Beach-goers stop and wave as you ride by on horseback. Here are five places to ride on the beach for sea horse lovers.
General Manager–Owner + Chef-Owner Mercer Restaurant Group (AQ and TBD) / age 31 and 36
Sonya Molodetskaya, volcanic fashion explosion and better half of former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown, has made a name for herself in 7x7 editorial meetings. Her looks are, in a word, jaw-dropping. So, we have vowed to fashion-stalk Sonya as she takes her singular style to the streets each week.
Fall is officially here, and with that comes the tell-tale aroma of pumpkin spice. Before you get bombarded with pumpkin-flavored everything, here are the top five items we're most looking forward to this season.
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