Glenn Mercado

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Unexpected Places to Take Photos in San Francisco

It’s common knowledge San Francisco is one of the most photographed cities in the world. Assuming you’ve already visited its most iconic …

The Most Beautiful Spots in the City

Herb Caen once said, “There are a thousand viewpoints in this viewtiful city.” With 50 hills (according to Wikipedia), countless skyscrapers, sandy …

Our favorite Bay Area date spots

It's always fun to have a "night out," and most of us have our favorite spots to take a significant other or special someone.<p>But what if you want an outing that's a little outside the box? There are so many options in the Bay Area it can be a bit overwhelming, so the SFGATE staff has compiled an …

Living Rooms

The 21 Secret Parks of San Francisco

POPOS are private parks for the public — but designed to hide in plain sight.<p>Scattered throughout Downtown San Francisco are public plazas, atriums, …

72 things to do in the Bay Area before you die

We can bicker about the Bay Area's changing landscape all day long, but some things stay the same, like just how much our swath of California has to offer.<p>From inspiring natural scenery and classic institutions to new traditions and only-in-S.F. events, the Bay Area has something for everyone — and …

If It Feels Like Stress Is Killing You, That's Because It Might Be

When you feel frazzled, so do your organs and cells<p>Chronic stress stems from many circumstances, such as poverty, a bad marriage, or long-term ailments. Its repercussions—elevated cortisol levels and inflammation—can wear us out, from the cellular level on up to our major biological systems.<p>Nervous …