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Palo Alto, CA

Welcome to The Shabby Suitcase - a blog documenting the creative outlets and general wanderings of a nomadic twenty-something. 


The latest adventure.


Alamo Square

Marissa Conway

It is crushingly picturesque in Alamo Square.  This weekend I was compelled to play tourist when I walked by, bumbling around with my iPhone in an attempt to capture a beauty that I'm not sure any picture can do justice to.  

I prefer the run down and rusted side streets of San Francisco, peeling with graffiti - nothing you might find on a postcard.  But the charm of this park has nuzzled its way into my heart.  

I do believe I'm becoming preemptively homesick for San Francisco.