Welcome to Yerba Buena! That's what San Francisco used to be called until the United Sates took it over way back in 1847. That's just one of a bucketful of cool things to find out about one of the most exciting, and kid-friendly cities in the country. This book can be your own personal tour guide as you venture up and down hills to explore dozens of interesting landmarks all over the cityfrom the incredibly awesome Golden Gate Bridge, to the gingerbread- style Painted Ladies, Fisherman's Wharf, and crazy twisted Lombard Street. There's so much to discover here in the City by the Bay. A Kids Guide to San Francisco makes it easy, with a user-friendly, A to Z format that covers a little bit of everything including: history, art, culture, music, sports and more. It's easy to read and is illustrated with tons of beautiful color photos of famous buildings, parks, and landmarks you'll come to recognize. You can even keep tabs on all the great things you see and do with the trip guide at the back of the book. There's even a fun "Been There Done That!" sticker map that'll come in handy when keeping track of some of your most favorite landmarks.