Derek Lam's City Guide

Sushi Kojima

“When in Seoul, the most refined Korean sushi can be found at Sushi Kojima. A reservation here is a perfect gift idea as it’s located atop the luxurious Boon the Shop, one of the most beautiful stores in the world.” -Derek Lam

Address
6F Boon the shop, 21 Apgujeong-ro 60-gil, Gangnam-gu
Contact

https://guide.michelin.co.kr/en/restaurant/kojima/

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Buena Vista Café

“Buena Vista Café is just a classic. A Coffee there goes well with the clanging of the cable cars and the view of the bay.” -Derek Lam

Address
2765 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109
Contact
415.474.5044
http://thebuenavista.com/index1.html

Exploratorium

The new Tactile Dome at Pier 15 in 2013. Visitors negotiate its pitch-black, maze-like chambers and elusively familiar textures by their sense of touch alone. / Photo: Courtesy of Exploratorium / Photographed by Amy Snyder

“I loved the Exploratorium as a kid. I wasn’t much of a science geek, but then this museum certainly expanded my horizons.” -Derek Lam

Address
Pier 15, The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94111
Contact
415.528.4444
http://www.exploratorium.edu/