Hidden Jewels. Have you seen them?

The oldest Chinatown in the United States.

The Barbary Coast symbol on the street, reminding us of the Gold Rush.

The cathedral that gives you yoga and a labyrinth.

The open space with amazing views of bay and bridge, close to a creativity museum, galactic studios, and a forest; it has been said that one can see Yoda from time to time.

The little car that makes you feel like a little kid in one big amusement park.

Content and pictures by Lupita Peimbert, a bilingual, free-lance content strategist and writer who lives in Northern California.