travelgrove Reviews
 

City tour in San Francisco, California

 
    San Francisco's mapSan Francisco 1
San Francisco 2
San Francisco 3
stef's pictureby stef review
added on 22nd of July, 2008

After a long walk from downtown of SF to the North Beach on Fisherman's Wharf, we decided to take a city tour. From the plenty of opportunities we choose the most friendly one: the Mr. Toad's Tour, with an exciting american Vintage touring car (1929 Model). The guide was very nice telling funny stories about the city.

We started by visiting the North Beach which has many attractions:the famous Coit Tower, the "Little Italy" of San Francisco with lot of italian restaurants, the Lombard Street, and views of the Transamerica Building.

After leaving Italy, we went to see a little of China the world largest China Town. Continued with...
 

Things about San Francisco you may be interested in

 
 

Read about San Francisco in our travel-guide
Don't miss it while in San FransiscoShort visit in San Francisco
 
ultimatetravel's picture
ultimatetravel wrote on May 17, 2009:
The picture in the middle, the buildings there are very well-designed. The structures are quite modern but still in style;) Great job on taking a shot of those buildings.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended San Francisco Guide

San Francisco History

San Francisco, CA overviewBy the time Mexico achieved its independence from Spain in 1821, the settlement found on this area became known as Yerba Buena. In 1847, the year after the Mexican-American war ended and California was ceded to the United States under the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, Yerba Buena was renamed San Francisco. The following year, gold was discovered in Coloma, California and by 1849, settlers came to San Francisco by the thousands hoping to strike it rich. These “forty miners” as they were called congregated in San Francisco forever changing the fortunes of the once idyllic village to one of the most well-known cities in the United States.... Read more »

 
 
reviews

Recent reviews for San Francisco

San Francisco - Feb 3, 2015, by adam
San Francisco generally is considered one of the most charming cities in the US, and I totally agree with that. It's a very popular tourist destination, with same reasons. I've found the city appealing, since it's quite liberal,... Read more »

What to do in San Francisco - Jun 20, 2010, by MadSuh
We stayed in San Francisco for another half day, we drove down towards Fisherman's Wharf and grabbed breakfast at this really nice little place. I can't remember the name, but the coffee was good and they had some really fresh sandwiches.... Read more »

Short visit in San Francisco - Jun 20, 2010, by MadSuh
We drove up to San Francisco, which is usually a really boring drive. Driving up the 5 is just terribly slow and the landscape never changes, yikes. We did stop the first time while still on the 101 to pump some gas, and I don't know how,... Read more »

Don't miss it while in San Fransisco - Jul 15, 2008, by mohds2
One of the greatest attractions as regards the San Francisco is you can go to the museum in the morning as well as on the hill during daytime. Artistic things can have with stimulating outdoor tricks. San Francisco is famous for its... Read more »

 
 

More reviews you might be interested in

Belize City reviews - Belize
This is a destination like no other! A destination for those who love ecotourism, for those who want to be in the middle of nature, a nature so...
Where to go in Central and South America

Paris reviews - France
Paris is just as beautiful as they say. The whole city, the streets, the buildings. Although, I didn't like the contrast between the old buildings...
You will need a lot of time in Paris

 

Windermere reviews - United Kingdom
Applegarth Villa is truly a rare find in the very heart of the Lake District. Offering individual luxury accommodation of the highest standard,...
Applegarth Hotel Windermere

Kastel Novi reviews - Croatia
Kastela –sights -Croatia The name Kastela refers to seven settlements located in the coastal part of the bay between Trogir and Solin. The...
Kastela - my favorite place in Croatia

 

Agra reviews - India
The Taj Mahal is considered one of the 7 wonders of the world in 2007. It is located in Agra, India and was built between years 1630 and 1653 by...
Taj Mahal facts

Lonavala reviews - India
The Great Sights of Lonavala Lonavala is a stunning location with splendid hills that bloom with a variety of vegetation. It is located 625 meters...
Beautiful things to see in Lonavala

 

Pozzuoli reviews - Italy
The city of Pozzuoli itself isnt very nice, but the remnants of the roman buildings compensate this. Especially the roman amphitheatre ist...
What to see in Pozzuoli

Lima reviews - Peru
Brazil Brazil can be visited year round. Not all destinations however, since the south can get very humid in the summer months where you will...
Weather forecast for South America

 

Minneapolis reviews - Minnesota
Minneapolis is one of the places with the highest standard of living. Major companies like 3M or Northwest Airlines are headquartered in...
What to do in Minneapolis

Corvara reviews - Italy
Its name comes from the mountain that is called Sella and Ronda which means circuit.It is a circuit around the mountains that takes you to...
Sella Ronda, the ultimate ski destination

 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*