Tag: embarcadero

  • York Street Café in Embarcadero closed

    York Street Café in Embarcadero closed

    York Street Café has been a beacon of innovation and community in San Francisco’s Embarcadero Center. Anand, the heart and soul behind YSC, recently announced its temporary closure via Instagram, marking a bittersweet moment for its loyal patrons. They are famous for its ‘Pandan in Paradise’. Despite its successes, the downtown location posed challenges. Limited…

  • A Visit to York Street Cafe at Embarcadero

    A Visit to York Street Cafe at Embarcadero

    With a mission to revitalize downtown San Francisco, Vacant to Vibrant focuses on repurposing unused or abandoned spaces into dynamic venues. Through community participation, these spaces metamorphose into vibrant locales that not only serve the local residents but also attract visitors from far and wide. While the BART ride over was surprisingly empty, the cafe…

  • Fa Lun Gong folks are here

    Fa Lun Gong folks are here

    Near the Ferry Building, you may have noticed an increasing presence of Falun Gong practitioners in public spaces around our community. Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa, is a spiritual practice that originated in China in the early ’90s. Comprised of moral teachings, meditation, and exercise, it aims to improve mind and body. The…

  • Hanging out at Ferry Terminal

    We hung out on a Saturday at the Ferry Terminal in San Francisco. There are so many people out here. There’s the usual weekend farmer’s market too and it is packed! I think Dandelion Chocolate here is new. I don’t remember seeing them here in the Ferry Building. I like what they did with explaining…