Good trip: a sign from San Francisco


This is the sign behind the bar at the Anchor Steam brewery, where I took a tour the other day. I spent six days in the Big Bay City where I ate oysters, breathed fog, watched tourists, dodged junkies, and saw a whole lot of family (this was wedding travel). I scored a Mexican lucha libre mask and played guitar aboard El Volado, the Mexican party bus. Not a bad gig if you can get it.

I don’t think I’ll quit my day job, but it was a good run while it lasted. I wonder what my lucha libre name should be (comment below with suggestions). Anyway, the travel lesson here is “always try to fit in with the locals.”
lucha libre tranquilo traveler party bus

During the six days I was in San Francisco, the sun shone for a total of 17 minutes. This is one of them:

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