Monthly Archives: September 2013

View of Forest Hill Station from the Laguna Honda Hospital summit.

Forest Hill Station/Laguna Honda Boulevard

Wikipedia tells me this MUNI Metro station near the Forest Hill and Laguna Honda neighborhoods is the oldest subway station west of Chicago. This venerable subway station also had a cameo appearance in the first Dirty Harry film where Detective Callahan puts his cardio endurance to the test running from the Marina District to Forest […]

Sutter and Van Ness

Sutter and Van Ness

There’s a lot going on near this intersection, which I’ve become even more familiar with since moving to Japantown in 2010. Sutter is one of my main routes downtown on my walking commute to and from work. My krav maga school is a block away and depending on the class and the instructor’s whims, we […]