This walk is the story of one woman's move to the Outer Richmond. It's a story that involves everything from private investigators to scandalous driver’s ed teachers to friendship in unlikely places.
Sarah Weidman takes you on a journey through her search for a connection to the neighborhood. The adventure begins on 36th Avenue and Balboa by a yoga studio and ends with a hat shop on 26th and Geary. It takes in all of the Outer Richmond's charm and nuance.
You'll come to feel a part of this community, as Sarah's stories bring the shops and cafes of this unique little neighborhood to life.
Simple Pleasures Cafe, Washington High School, The Golden Gate Park
The walk starts outside Purusha Yoga Studio, at 3729 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94121.
Places to stop along the way:
Simple Pleasures Cafe, Shanghai Dumpling King, Tee Off Bar and Grill, Ernesto's Italian
Best time of day:
During daylight, when all the shops and bars and cafes are open.
It's a safe area, but keep an eye on traffic.
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