While local publications, as well as the New York Times (so late to the Bay Area game, as usual), have their say about Burning Man's descent into an elitist techie bacchanalia under the desert sun, we insist you watch the creation of Black Rock City live via the Burning Man 2014 Webcast.
Don’t listen to the naysayers who claim, “There are no beaches here.” Au contraire, the Bay Area has some of the most stunning beaches in the world (whether you can frolic in the water is another argument). What makes a beach “the best?” Read on…
Itching to escape the City? Take advantage of the three-day weekend by heading to Tahoe and tackling one of these strenuous hikes – each one is over 10 miles.
A Wine Country escape is a prized ritual in Northern California. Tastings are a given, but add in the hiking, biking, spas, and hot springs, and it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. We’ve narrowed down the possibilities and divided them evenly by county:
Local craft whiskeys are coming into their own, giving imports a run for their mash. We gathered a group of esteemed drinkers for a blind tasting to sound off on what’s worth a spot on your bar cart.
Weekly vignettes looking at life on San Francisco's second-favorite transportation system.
5 topical tidbits to discuss over breakfast.
Here's what 7x7 editors were thinking about this week when they should have been at work.
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