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Shop for boho chic in post-hippie Haight, walk in the path of prisoners on Alcatraz, enjoy a pint on Anchor, then leave you heart in a Mission taqueria. Filled with insider favorites and laced with tales of the city, this smart and sassy guide takes you on a joyride though the streets of San Francisco.

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Overview

Shop for boho chic in post-hippie Haight, walk in the path of prisoners on Alcatraz, enjoy a pint on Anchor, then leave you heart in a Mission taqueria. Filled with insider favorites and laced with tales of the city, this smart and sassy guide takes you on a joyride though the streets of San Francisco.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780864425560
  • Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications
  • Publication date: 2/28/1999
  • Series: Lonely Planet Travel Guides Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 360
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.18 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
Facts About San Francisco 9
History 9
Geography 22
Climate 22
Ecology & Environment 22
Government & Politics 23
Economy 23
Population & People 23
Arts & Culture 24
Religion 35
Language 35
Facts for the Visitor 36
When to Go 36
What to Bring 36
Orientation 36
Maps 37
Tourist Offices 37
Documents 37
Customs 40
Money 40
Post & Communications 42
Books 44
Newspapers & Magazines 45
TV & Radio 45
Photography & Video 46
Time 46
Electricity 46
Weights & Measures 46
Laundry 46
Toilets 47
Health 47
Women Travelers 48
Gay & Lesbian Travelers 48
Disabled Travelers 49
Senior Travelers 49
San Francisco for Children 50
Dangers & Annoyances 50
Legal Matters 51
Business Hours & Holidays 52
Special Events 52
Work 54
Emergencies 54
Getting There & Away 55
Air 55
Bus 58
Prain 59
Car & Motorcycle 59
Hitchhiking 59
Warning 60
Getting Around 61
To/From the Airports 61
Muni 62
Bart 65
Adjacent Transport Systems 66
Car & Motorcycle 66
Taxi 69
Bicycle 69
Walking 71
Ferry 71
Organized Tours 71
Things to See & Do 72
Union Square 73
Civic Center 77
South of Market 80
Financial District 85
Jackson Square 97
Chinatown 100
North Beach 106
Russian Hill 114
Nob Hill 115
Fisherman's Wharf 119
The Marina & Cow Hollow 123
Pacific Heights & Japantown 126
The Haight 128
The Castro & Noe Valley 135
The Mission 137
Potrero Hill 142
The Presidio 142
The Richmond 144
Golden Gate Park 146
The Sunset & Twin Peaks 151
The Bay 153
Activities 157
Places to Stay 161
Hostels 161
Hotels. Motels & B&Bs 163
Union Square 163
Civic Center 168
South of Market 170
Financial District 170
Chinatown 171
North Beach 172
Nob Hill 172
Fisherman's Wharf 173
The Marina & Cow Hollow 174
Pacific Heights & Japantown 175
The Haight 175
The Castro & Upper Market 176
The Mission 177
The Richmond 177
San Francisco International Airport 178
Long-Term Accommodations 178
Places to Eat 179
Union Square 182
Civic Center 185
South of Market 188
Financial District 190
Jackson Square 193
Chinatown 194
North Beach 196
Russian Hill & Nob Hill 200
Fisherman's Wharf 201
The Marina & Cow Hollow 202
Pacific Heights & Japantown 203
The Haight 206
The Castro & Upper Market 209
Noe Valley 210
The Mission 211
Potrero Hill 218
The Richmond 218
The Sunset 220
Entertainment 222
Cafes 222
Bars 226
Live Music 237
Dance Clubs 241
Cinema 244
Comedy & Cabaret 245
Theater 245
Classical Music & Opera 246
Ballet 248
Spectator Sports 248
Shopping 250
Where to Shop 250
What to Buy 253
Excursions 266
East Bay 266
Oakland 268
Berkeley 278
Marin County 289
Sausalito 293
Tiburon 294
Mill Valley 295
Marin Headlands 296
Muir Woods National Monument 298
Mt Tamalpais State Park 298
Muir Beach 299
Stinson Beach 299
Bolinas 300
Olema 301
Point Reyes Station 302
Inverness 302
Point Reyes National Seashore 303
The Wine Country 305
Napa Valley 306
Sonoma Valley 309
South of the City 312
San Francisco to Half Moon Bay 312
Half Moon Bay 313
Santa Cruz 314
Index 316
Maps 316
Text 316
San Francisco Map Section 327
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