the birthplace of Caesar’s salad

The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.

~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton


The other day ‘Hop-on, hop-off’  buses zipped by as I had a coffee opposite the Columbus Tower in North Beach.  Back in the days this copper green flat iron building hosted the restaurant ‘Caesar’ where the salad of the same name was invented. Wikipedia also tells me, that it now belongs to Francis Ford Coppola. Enough factoids, here’s the drawing.



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Your visual flaneur


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