Frommer's San Francisco Day-by-Day

Frommer's San Francisco Day-by-Day : 23 Smart Ways to See the City

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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 priceStar ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractionsFoldout front covers with maps and quick-reference informationTear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic walletHandy pocket-sized trimFeatures: San Francisco Waterfront, The best neighbourhood walks, Romantic San Francisco, and moreIncludes neighborhood tours of Chinatown, Japantown, North Beach, and Russian HillFeatures day trips to Sausalito, Point Reyes, and the Napa & Sonoma Wine CountrySpecialized tours feature Romantic San Francisco, Hippie Haight, San Francisco Literati, and Golden Gate Park on foot or by bike
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 106.68 x 182.88 x 17.78mm | 113.4g
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • w. numeros col. photos and plans, insert: 1 foldout map.
  • 0764579835
  • 9780764579837
  • 1,889,828

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.

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Review Text

"...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)
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