Posts Tagged: san francisco

Christmas in San Francisco

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This post is a guide to things to do San Franisco during Christmas, including special events, holiday lights tours, ice skating rinks, beautiful lights, and Christmas Day activities. If you are planning on visiting many attractions during the holidays, then consider a tourist discount pass, and be sure to check out our definitive guide of things to do […]

Yosemite Tours from San Francisco

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This post compares and reviews tours of Yosemite from San Francisco. Yosemite National Park is a beautiful area of California located approximately 3.5 hours from the Bay Area. As the park is difficult to reach without a car, bus tours are an excellent alternative. All of the companies listed below offer complimentary pick-up and drop-off […]

Reviews of the Best Sonoma Wine Tours

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This post compares and reviews wine tours around Sonoma. There are many companies leading both group and private wine tours of the area. The cost of each tour, the pick-up/drop-off locations, and the featured vineyards all vary immensely depending on which tour you select. We hope that this post encourages you to visit and helps you […]

Reviews of the Best Napa Valley Wine Tours

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This post compares and reviews  wine tours to and of Napa Valley. The area is a beautiful part of California that boasts some of the most impressive wineries in the country. There are many companies leading both group and private wine tours of the area. The cost of each tour, the pick-up/drop-off locations, and the featured vineyards […]

San Francisco Bay Cruises: Blue & Gold or Red & White Fleet?

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The following post compares Blue & Gold Fleet and Red & White Fleet, the 2 leading San Francisco Bay cruise and sightseeing companies. Both offer high quality tours of the Bay area and share many similarities. However, there are a few notable differences between the companies that might make one more suitable than the other, […]

How to Ride Muni Metro in San Francisco

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How to ride Muni Metro map

One of the easiest and most convenient methods to travel throughout San Francisco is by riding Muni Metro, the electric light rail train that runs throughout the city. The trains will get you where you need to go easily and (typically) on time. But for visitors to San Francisco, it can be difficult to figure […]

Best Seafood in Fisherman’s Wharf

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Located along San Francisco’s northern waterfront, Fisherman’s Wharf is a popular neighborhood amongst locals and tourists.¬†Historically, it developed in the late 19th century as many Italian immigrant fishermen moved to the area. Though today it is mostly a tourist hub, there are still many active fishermen in the area. The restaurants in Fisherman’s Wharf offer […]

Ten Apps to Download for Your Visit to San Francisco

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San Francisco has long been considered a land of opportunity, from the days when the original San Francisco 49ers came here to make their fortune in the gold fields, to the current tech savants who have come to fill their pockets with sales of new technologies and apps. We have another post about the apps […]

San Francisco CityPASS or Go San Francisco Card

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San Francisco city passes

This post compares and reviews the various San Francisco city passes available to you, to help you decide which pass (if any) is the right fit! . San Francisco is one of the most expensive cities, both to live and to visit, and with so many tours, attractions and museums, the cost can add up. […]