Experiencing the highs and lows of San Francisco is the norm when you wander about the city’s undulating hills. Metaphorically speaking though, experiencing the lowest point isn’t just another trip to Fisherman’s Wharf: it’s that moment when you realize you’ve seen all the main attractions in town and are no longer thrilled by the prospect of riding […]
Ninety minutes from San Francisco, Tomales Bay feels much farther removed from the city. This coastal retreat known for its delicious oysters and beautiful coastline makes a great day out from San Francisco, and an even better overnight trip. Here’s how to spend the perfect day in Tomales Bay. Getting there Take the scenic […]
A mention of San Francisco immediately conjures images of its beautiful bay, the Golden Gate Bridge, the city’s historic counterculture, its Victorian homes, and steep hills. Now picture this: San Francisco and the Super Bowl.
We all know the Mark Twain quote: “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.” If that’s the case, then imagine a real winter… While no snow drifts down on to the City by the Bay, San Francisco can get windy and rainy and definitely calls for cozying up next to […]
No matter how you’re hoping to ring in 2016, San Francisco’s got you covered. There’s always an abundance of special New Year’s Eve events to choose from, and this year is no different. Take your pick from the many glamorous galas, costume parties, and annual events featuring DJs and bottle service, or find something a little less fancy.
San Francisco is known for being a little eccentric, often even marching to the beat of it’s own drum. As such, there’s plenty of unusual or weird attractions to keep any visitor or local busy for quite some time. Maybe even indefinitely.
Basecamp for Burning Man, home of a renowned Latin neighborhood that celebrates Day of the Dead, and said to crawl with paranormal activity, San Francisco is one of the best places in the United States to be on Halloween. From ghost tours to Ghost Ship, here is how to celebrate Halloween in San Francisco 2015.
Between the renowned attractions, rolling hills, natural vegetation and rugged scenery, urban hiking in San Francisco is a favorite activity in the City by the Bay. Visitors stumble upon secret stairwells lined by sandstone cliffs and rocky beauty along the coastline, but San Francisco holds so many secrets nature lovers are best off booking a hiking tour – an urban hiking tour that is.
There’s no better way to get to know your city than by getting to know it’s breweries! And as a Bay Area local, a San Francisco beer and food tour showed me a thing or two about craft brewing in the city and also brought us to cool, off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods I had never even been to.
The iconic San Francisco opening scene to the 90s sitcom Full House, that’s all I was looking for on this Nopa and Alamo Square Gourmet tour. Last time I was searching for the Painted Ladies, they were under construction and lost in a sea of scaffolding and tarp. What I got this time was an amazing shot of them with my friend, new insight into this neighborhood and a stuffed belly after eating and drinking for three hours straight.