Shopping & Style
Find quality footwear and a personalized fit on shoes for children for all occasions. Specialized children’s shoe stores are fewer in number than mega-stores, but professionals will repeat their advice that the proper fit is important for the fast-growing years.
Everyone needs a quality print shop now and again, and the San Francisco Bay Area is fortunate to have a number of high quality shops to satisfy everyone’s printing needs
Complete with cable cars, palm trees and giant heart sculptures, everybody wants to pose for a photo in Union Square. But it’s not just for tourists; San Francisco’s Union Square has terrific nightspots that attract locals, too. Scratch the surface to find some compelling reasons to hang out here before or after the theater.
If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, you cannot help but notice the numbers of yoga mat-carrying individuals is on the rise. Whether you’re a beginner or you can wrap one leg around the back of your head, an enthusiastic yoga community is sprinkled throughout the area, where one studio is bound to be just right for you.
The Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is the weekend-long musical event at Golden Gate Park that began in 2008 and has become a huge annual event. With a line-up of international and local musical talents, comedy acts and art exhibits, its important to be as prepared as possible before you go for maximum enjoyment.
A practical guide to San Francisco’s Japantown…
Take as much of the stress as possible out of long haul travel by planning ahead and packing smart. Global nomads such as travel expert Scott Eddy have some tried and tested tips on the best things about packing to know before you go.
With remarkable views overlooking San Francisco Bay and scenic cable cars surrounding the historic piazza, Ghirardelli Square is re-purposed as a shopping destination attracting approximately 20,000 visitors and residents daily.
Yoga is a hot trend to not only get a great work out but also focuses on the spiritual, surrounded by it’s own culture. Although there are several larger chain stores you can find apparel and gear from, we take a look at some of the best local shops in the San Francisco area.
The San Francisco Bay Area, with an entire musical genre born and breed in the 60’s, has produced modern acts such as Metallica and Green Day, with some of the best musicians residing including guitar virtuosos Joe Satriani and Carlos Santana, so it is with little surprise some of the best music stores in California, if not the nation, live in the Bay Area.