cathedral unique modern building soars 190 feet high and is crowned with golden
was selected in 2007 by the local chapter of the American Institute of
Architects for a list of San Francisco's top 25 buildings.
The modern cathedral
design, white rounded marble walls, and its top of the hill location make it
visible from many viewpoints in San Francisco.
The old and more
traditional church building (1854) is located across the street.
from Post St. north to Jackson St. is a good place to get something to eat or
drink in the many local coffee places and restaurants. You can also find here a
collection of trendy cloths stores.
Alta Plaza Park:
climb the southern slope of this hillside city park.
When you reach
the top, you will find a panoramic views of the city on the southeast side and if
you will walk to the north side of the park, you can see a view of the San
Walk to Jackson
and Pierce St. junction cross the street and look down all the way to the bay
to relax and enjoy the view in warm sunny day.