Frommer's San Francisco Day-by-Day / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 84%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (36) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $10.00   
  • Used (33) from $1.99   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any coupons and promotions
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Trade paperback New. No dust jacket as issued. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 184 p. Contains: Illustrations. Frommer's Day by Day: San Francisco. Audience: General/trade.

Ships from: San Jose, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:


Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:


Condition: New

Ships from: Chicago, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozens of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Day by Days are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip.
  • Full-color package at an affordable price
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions
  • Foldout front covers with maps and quick-reference information
  • Tear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Handy pocket-sized trim

Features: San Francisco Waterfront, The best neighbourhood walks, Romantic San Francisco, and more

  • Includes neighborhood tours of Chinatown, Japantown, North Beach, and Russian Hill
  • Features day trips to Sausalito, Point Reyes, and the Napa & Sonoma Wine Country
  • Specialized tours feature Romantic San Francisco, Hippie Haight, San Francisco Literati, and Golden Gate Park on foot or by bike
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"...Point-by-point walks ... offer structure ... while the 'best' sections ... make choosing a place to eat ... far easier ... original and insightful..." (PR Week, March 2006)

"...does an excellent job of filleting down the key sights - and provides useful maps... represents excellent value." (Mail on Sunday, February 2006)

"...perfect for travellers on a long weekend ... offers a range of smart ways to see each city..." (Scottish Daily Record, March 2006)

"...each one is full of useful information to help you make the most of your visit...don't go away without them!" (For The Bride, April 2006)

"...Frommer's produce travel guides for every kind of traveller, from students travelling on a tight budget to the luxurious round-the-world traveller..." (Uptown Magazine, April 2006)

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764579837
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/24/2006
  • Series: Frommer's Day by Day - Pocket Series, #3
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 4.25 (w) x 7.25 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Meet the Author

Noelle Salmi was born in the San Francisco Bay Area and lived there as a young child until moving with her family to South America. She returned to the area as a student at Stanford University, before heading to Columbia University in New York to earn a masters degree in international journalism. She worked at a major daily newspaper and at CNN in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; at Associated Press in Berlin, Germany; and in public relations in both New York City and Seattle, Washington, before moving back to the Bay Area in 2001. Her articles have appeared in numerous US and international publications, including Jornal do Brasil, The West Side Spirit, Emerging Markets, USA Today, and Bay Area Parent. She is the author of Frommer’s San Francisco with Kids, 2nd edition, and lives in San Francisco with her husband Mika and daughters Annika and Natasha.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

15 Favorite Moments.

1 The Best Full Day Tours.

The Best in One Day.

The Best in Two Days.

The Best in Three Days.

2 The Best Special-Interest Tours.

San Francisco Waterfront.

Romantic San Francisco.

Downtown Galleries.

San Francisco Literati.

Shop ’til You Drop.

Hippie Haight.

Crossing the Golden Gate Bridge.

3 The Best Neighborhood Walks.

Pacific Heights & Cow Hollow.

The Marina.

Civic Center & Hayes Valley.

Russian Hill & North Beach.



The Mission & the Castro.

4 The Best Shopping.

Best Bets.

Shopping: East of Van Ness Ave.

Shopping: West of Van Ness Ave.

Shopping A to Z.

5 Great Outdoors.

The Golden Gate Promenade.

Land’s End.

Golden Gate Park.

6 The Best Dining.

Dining Best Bets.

The Mission & Environs Dining.

San Francisco Dining.

Union Square & Environs Dining.

North Beach Dining.

San Francisco Dining A to Z.

Richmond & Sunset Dining.

7 The Best Nightlife.

Nightlife Best Bets.

Nightlife: East of Van Ness Ave.

Nightlife: West of Van Ness Ave.

Nightlife A to Z.

8 The Best Arts & Entertainment.

Arts & Entertainment Best Bets.

San Francisco A & E.

Union Square & Environs A & E.

Arts & Entertainment A to Z.

9 The Best Lodging.

Lodging Best Bets.

Union Square & Nob Hill Lodging.

San Francisco Lodging.

Hotels A to Z.

10 The Best Day Trips & Excursions.


Point Reyes National Seashore.

A Wine Country Detour.

The Savvy Traveler.

Before You Go.

Getting There.

Getting Around.

Fast Facts.

San Francisco: A Brief History.

A Quick Guide to Wine Varietals.

Toll-Free Numbers and Websites.


Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
( 3 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Posted March 31, 2009

    more from this reviewer

    Great Buy

    I loved this book. It was a great puchase. It had all the info and tour contact info I needed. It was a little expensive but worth it. I will definately buy one for my next destination.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)