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Don't miss it while in San Fransisco, San Francisco, California

 
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mohds2's pictureby mohds2 review
added on 15th of July, 2008

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 miscellany - from the hippie irks of the Haight-Ashbury over Chinatown.

The best appeals in San Francisco are given below:

1. Alcatraz:

Alcatraz Island, situated in the center of San Francisco bay, is a notorious for its centralized prison.

2. Golden Gate Bridge:

Being extended as the 4,200 feet as well as heighten like the 65-floor edifice, this famous bridge has the entrance to San Francisco.

3. Chinatown:

Chinatown is an exciting attraction for more than the 100,000 natives. Get the savor of Hong Kong's gift with history in the company of its genuine markets as well as the incredible restaurants.

4. Fisherman's Wharf:

Fisherman's Wharf is famous for its significant harbor, tasty seafood, stunning tourist attractions and exceptional shopping. This region provides some of mainly unbelievable looks of San Francisco Bay, such as a Golden Gate viaduct & a cityscape.

5. Haight-Ashbury:

At the middle of hippie traditions of year 1960, this popular district now comprises the fashionable boutiques, the Internet cafes and the hip restaurants.

6. Golden Gate National Recreation Area:

Golden Gate is biggest nationwide park of San Francisco in the globe, which has the space of 74,000 acres of territory with waterfronts.

7. The Exploratorium:

The Exploratorium is institute of the hordes of the sciences, the art and the human understanding shows.

8. Presidio National Park:

For nearly the 218 years, Presidio offered as the army post for 3 countries. It’s now a nationwide park with approximately 1,500 acres of area for the mountaineering and biking tracks, gorgeous seashores and eye-catching looks.

9. Union Square:

The Union Square is one of the San Francisco's primary trades and educational centers characterizing all from fashionable section shops as well as boutiques to concession homes.

10. Pier 39:

Pier 39 is the 3rd main sight in United States that provides some harbor views together with the dining, the shopping, live amusement and the sea lions.

Enjoy numerous sights that San Francisco provides. From its diverse structural design to its peninsular place over Pacific Ocean & the San Francisco Bay have its famed sights counting the Golden Gate Bridge as well as Alcatraz Island.

 

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cipristb wrote on Apr 15, 2009:
A cousin of mine lives in San Francisco, prabably I will go to visit her and with this ocasion I will visit the city of San Francisco too. By the way, nice article
 
 
 
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San Francisco History

San Francisco, CA overviewBy 1595, Sebastian Rodriguez Cermeno on board the galleon San Agustin was shipwrecked near Point Reyes. He claimed the lands for Spain calling it Puerto de San Francisco, presumably named after Saint Francis of Assisi. Nevertheless, it won’t be for another 175 years before the Spaniards actually colonize San Francisco. Eight years later, Spanish explorer Sebastian Vizcaino was tasked to map out the Californian coastline in 1603. Vizcaino however missed San Francisco altogether most likely because the bay area is almost always under heavy fog.The Golden Gate The aggressive Spanish colonial expansion during the 18th century finally reached... Read more »

 
 
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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 »

City tour in San Francisco - Jul 22, 2008, by stef
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... 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 »

 
 

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