16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Be proud of who you are

You are you. Be you, be yourself. Many people see Hyatt Regency Embacadero as just another hotel in one of San Francisco’s tourist destination, Embacadero. However, after studying 6 years of architecture and urban design, I saw the Hyatt Regency Embacadero not just a hotel, but as a precedent for hotel-design. Designed by John Portman, Hyatt Regency Embacadero is not only an architectural landmark but also an urbanist’s heaven because of the multiple systematic layers from street level to city level.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 09.2018
Photo Location: San Francisco, California, United States of America
Camera: X-T20
Copyright: © Deborah Liu