San Francisco, California, United States

Learn a little something about this key location

Why travel to San Francisco this summer?

San Francisco is a captivating city in northern California, full of steep hills, iconic landmarks, and fun vibes. Most recognizable in the city is the magnificent Golden Gate Bridge, its bright color contrasting perfectly against the blue waters below. It is the most photographed bridge in the world, and has become a symbol for San Francisco.

Nearby is the Golden Gate Park, a green oasis within the city, home to museums, windmills, and beautiful gardens. There are cables cars located throughout the city that offer a chance to explore the city in a fun and historic way and can transport visitors to some major attractions, like Lombard Street, Fisherman’s Wharf, and Ghirardelli Square.

San Francisco is noted for its diverse districts: Union Square and Financial District being the heart of the city, Chinatown with vibrant markets and unique shops is also the largest Chinatown outside Asia, and The Mission with trend-setting boutiques and incredible restaurants.

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