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Vacation 2 USA   >   California   >   Towns and Cities   >   San Francisco

   
 

San Francisco


San Francisco is the 4th largest city in California. As of 2005, the population was estimated at 739,426.

San Francisco is known for its hilly landscape, its mixture of modern and Victorian architecture, and the its familiar landmarks such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, the Cable Car System, Chinatown, the Coit Tower, and the Transamerica Pyramid.

San Francisco, California

Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay, California Attractions in the San Francisco area include:

San Francisco Facts


Here is some more information about San Francisco:
  • Some of the major companies with their headquarters in San Francisco include Gap, McKesson Corporation and Visa International.

  • The principal airport serving San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport.

  • Some of the leading educational institutions in San Francisco include the University of California, San Francisco ("UCSF") and the University of San Francisco. The University of California, San Francisco ("UCSF") is one of the University of California's ten campuses. The University of San Francisco is a private Catholic University, established in 1855.

  • Professional sports franchises in San Francisco include the American football team, the San Francisco 49ers, the Major League Baseball team, the San Francisco Giants, and the USL-1 soccer team, California Victory.

  • San Francisco's many nicknames include ":Baghdad by the Bay":, ":The City":, ":The City by the Bay":, ":The City That Knows How":, ":Everybody's Favorite City":, ":Fog City":, ":Frisco":, ":Golden City":, ":The Golden Gate City":, ":San Fran":, and ":Shaky Town":.

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San Francisco Travel Guide 2023: Shops, Arts, Entertainment and Good Places to Drink and Eat in San Francisco, California (Travel Guide 2023)

By Rose H. Adams

Independently published
Released: May 14th, 2022
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Fodor's Northern California: With Napa & Sonoma, Yosemite, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe & The Best Road Trips (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor’s Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Released: March 1st, 2022
Paperback (512 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640974172
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  • Number of Pages: 512
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Kid's Guide to San Francisco (Kid's Guides Series)

By Eileen Ogintz

Globe Pequot
Released: November 18th, 2014
Paperback (160 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1493001515
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  • PartNumber: Illustrated
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 1st
  • Number of Pages: 160
  • Author: Eileen Ogintz
  • Publication Date: November 18th, 2014
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Fodor's San Francisco: with the best of Napa & Sonoma (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Released: October 19th, 2021
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  • Format: Folded Map
  • Edition: 31
  • Number of Pages: 400
  • Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
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Streetwise San Francisco Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of San Francisco, California (Michelin Streetwise Maps)

By Michelin

Michelin Travel Publications
Released: December 12th, 2017
Map

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Streetwise San Francisco Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of San Francisco, California (Michelin Streetwise Maps)
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  • Brand: Michelin Travel Publications
  • ISBN: 2067229834
  • EAN: 9782067229839
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  • Format: Folded Map
  • Edition: Revised
  • Author: Michelin
  • Publication Date: December 12th, 2017
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Kids' Travel Guide - San Francisco: The fun way to discover San Francisco—especially for kids

By Kelsey Fox & FlyingKids

FlyingKids
Released: February 3rd, 2016
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  • ISBN: 1910994316
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  • Number of Pages: 44
  • Authors: Kelsey Fox, Shiela H. Leon, FlyingKids
  • Publication Date: February 3rd, 2016
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Lonely Planet San Francisco (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Greg Benchwick & Celeste Brash

Lonely Planet
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  • Edition: 12
  • Number of Pages: 320
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A People's Guide to the San Francisco Bay Area (Volume 3) (A People's Guide Series)

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