Author: willwandering

San Francisco – Dec 29, 2023

Today, I got to check off something on my bucket list. I visited the headquarters of Cloudflare and got to see the lava lamp wall that is partially responsible for encrypting 25% of the traffic on the Internet. They use images of the wall to generate truly random numbers that are used in the encryption […]

San Francisco – Dec 27, 2023

I covered quite a bit of ground today.  On top of the buses, etc. I ended up walking about 13 miles.  It was worth it though because I got to see a lot of things.  I was able to visit Chinatown, Coit Tower, the Ferry Building, Painted Ladies, the Japanese Tea Garden in the Golden […]

San Francisco – Dec 26, 2023

Today, I traveled to San Francisco from Baltimore International Airport (BWI). My first flight was to Charlotte (CLT) and then I caught a second flight from Charlotte to San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The day started pretty smoothly with fairly low crowds and no wait at all to get through security at BWI. Things changed […]