ask Daria about
beaches • parks • viewpoints • museums • hiking • rooftop bar • mediterranean food
What are the San Francisco spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?
Mission Dolores Park, Crissy Field, Twin Peaks.
What do you do and why do you do it?
I'm a product designer because I want to empower people to accomplish their goals through the use of delightful and simple technology!
Your all-time favorite musicians:
Five that come to mind: Bonobo, Flume, Glass Animals, SZA, Sufjan Stevens.
What’s the area in town you’ll never be caught dead in?
What’s the one place in San Francisco you think is underrated?
Where would you take a date for a romantic night out?
I think the Night Life events at Cal Academy and the Exploratorium are perfect for a date night! Maybe not romantic, but definitely fun.
Drunk and hungry - where do you go in San Francisco?
Halal Guys - late hours for cheap but respectable grub.
It's freeeeezing out - what should a visitor do?
Exploratorium! You get hours of child-like amusement, all indoors!
Where do you take your guest when you want to impress?
Hiking in Marin, picnicking in Mission Dolores Park, biking along the water.
Your perfect night out in San Francisco includes:
I'm more of a go to a sunny happy hour, then get home early after kinda gal.
Special views that mainstream tourists don't know about:
Corona Heights, Bernal Heights, Battery Spencer.
Best place for a cheap bite on-the-go:
Truly Mediterranean on 16th and Valencia. Total hole-in-the-wall but you can stuff your face for under $10 and it tastes damn good.
Tomorrow’s your last day in San Francisco. How do you spend it?
Bike along the coast, across the bridge, take the ferry back and grab Lolo for my final dinner.