The frequently photographed
Painted Ladies of Alamo Heights.
ribbons from the ocean to the bay, they destroy our knees and wear out
our break pads. By auto you can almost hear the familiar click-clack of
a roller coaster car creeping to a crest before the big dive down the other
side. By foot, they keep every promise of a beautiful vista. They
are the Hills of the City. While Rome is famous for its seven, there
are 43 named hills in San Francisco. A complete list follows.
the image to reveal locator.