Spontaneity and ending up in unexpected places. (You rarely catch a local San Franciscan here.) But on the rare occasion, how fun it is to be tourist for the day!
As we rode downhill on a cable car, I squealed about how much fun I was having, and the brakeman asked how long I was visiting for.
"Oh, I live here. Practically my whole life actually."
And then I continued talking about how much fun this all was!
Photos: Pier 39, Fisherman's Wharf, Exploratorium (our starting point..)