It's always an adventure trying to get to the Mission District of San Francisco. I'll just leave it at that.
It's not necessarily a tourist attraction, but the blogs have spoken and say that it is the hippest area of the city - and they are quite true. From the one-of-a-kind boutiques and shops to the most buzzed about bakeries and coffee shops to the art that is found on every street corner - it's full of inspiration and overwhelms you that you'll never get to experience them all in one trip. At least that's how I always feel.
My mom and I popped into a few shops, revisited ones from last year, and got some much hyped about ice cream from Bi-Rite Creamery.
Here is a Cali-inspired mixtape (this playlist with a few additions):