Lazy Sunday: Boutique Shopping On Valencia And Wandering Golden Gate Park

Kathleen Daughety

Craftsman and Wolves

With wonderful cafes and boutiques, Valencia is a surprisingly lovely street to wander on lazy Sunday morning. You could start with a coffee and croissant here

Dandelion Chocolate

Visit Dandelion Chocolate to sample chocolates and marshmallows and buy gifts

Paxton Gate's Curiosities for Kids

An awesome children's toy store featuring toys "inspired by nature and from the pre-digital age." A fun reminder of childhood toys, like paper dolls and Jacob's Ladder, and the perfect place to shop for nieces and nephews.

Serendipity Card Sho

A great local shop with unique cards and gifts.

Japanese Tea Garden

Wander through Golden Gate Park and checkout the Japanese Tea Gardens