San Francisco is as hilly as it is hedonistic, a picturesque and free-wheeling town of spicy neighbourhoods, show-stopping restaurants, festivals and wineries. Dive into that famous fog and get the feel for San Francisco.
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.
Maximize your trip with this Lonely Planet San Francisco Travel Guide: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!