Lonely Planet San Francisco: City Guide
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Lonely Planet San Francisco: City Guide

by Tom Downs
     
 

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

Pound The Pavement—handy cross-referenced

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

Pound The Pavement—handy cross-referenced color maps and seven detailed tours steer you to the hills, hotspots and hideouts.

Tap The Experts—our local author and contributors handpick the city's top rock venues and salsa clubs, only-in-SF shops, classic hotels and more.

Eat Your Heart Out—the skinny on local cuisine and taste bud treats, from bay-fresh four-star seafood to North Beach old-school Italian.

Swallow The City—Beatnik haunts, ultra lounges, tiki bars, brewpubs, neighborhood cafés�a slew of thirst-quenching options.

Trip Out—excursions to Wine Country, Marin, Berkeley, Santa Cruz�even Burning Man!

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"...pure San Francisco...lively writing pulls no punches..covers the top tourist sites as well as the edges..."

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781740598569
Publisher:
Lonely Planet Publications
Publication date:
12/28/2005
Series:
Lonely Planet Travel Guides Series
Pages:
330
Product dimensions:
5.28(w) x 8.08(h) x 0.69(d)

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