It's Friday afternoon—time to put yourself in a weekend state of mind. No plans yet? Take a cue from our 5 favorite new travel finds.
Geek Out"Remember that movie Honey, I Shrunk the Kids? Imagine a bunch of young Rick Moranis types getting together to show off their inventions." That's how my boyfriend pitched Maker Faire to me—and that about sums it up. "Part science fair, part county fair," as the website describes it, Maker is a two-day fest of techies, crafters, and hobbyists in San Mateo, CA, about 25 miles south of San Francisco. Get a sneak peak of it here—or check it out for yourself this weekend (May 16 & 17). Tickets are still available online. See you there!
Eat"Is this restaurant a destination, a place I would travel to just for the pleasure of dining there?" All the great eateries on The San Francisco Chronicle's list of the Top 100 San Francisco restaurants of 2015—out this week—meet that high bar, set by restaurant critic Michael Bauer.