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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


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  • Important education 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.

  • Some of the major companies with their headquarters in San Francisco include Gap, McKesson Corporation and Visa International.

  • The main airport for San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport.

  • 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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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: December 10th, 2019
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  • ISBN: 1640971882
  • EAN: 9781640971882
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  • Number of Pages: 544
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111 Places in San Francisco That You Must Not Miss Updated and Revised

By Floriana Petersen

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Released: September 25th, 2018
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111 Places in San Francisco That You Must Not Miss Updated and Revised
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  • Brand: imusti
  • ISBN: 3954516098
  • EAN: 9783954516094
  • PartNumber: 43171-527658
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  • Number of Pages: 240
  • Author: Floriana Petersen
  • Publication Date: September 25th, 2018
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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: December 19th, 2017
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  • ISBN: 1101880163
  • EAN: 9781101880166
  • PartNumber: 48688538
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  • Edition: Fol Pap/Ma
  • Number of Pages: 480
  • Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
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Lonely Planet Coastal California (Regional Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Brett Atkinson, Sara Benson, Cristian Bonetto, John A Vlahides & Jade Bremner

Lonely Planet
Released: March 20th, 2018
Paperback (544 pages)

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  • Brand: Lonely Planet
  • ISBNs: 9781786573605, 1786573601
  • EAN: 9781786573605
  • PartNumber: 49099990
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  • Edition: 6
  • Number of Pages: 544
  • Authors: Lonely Planet, Nate Cavalieri, Brett Atkinson, Andrew Bender, Sara Benson, Alison Bing, Cristian Bonetto, Josephine Quintero, John A Vlahides, Ashley Harrell, Jade Bremner
  • Publication Date: March 20th, 2018
  • Release Date: March 20th, 2018
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Moon 101 Great Hikes San Francisco Bay Area (Moon Outdoors)

By Ann Marie Brown

AMERICAN WEST BOOKS
Released: June 5th, 2018
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  • ISBN: 1640490035
  • EAN: 9781640490031
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  • Number of Pages: 425
  • Author: Ann Marie Brown
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DK Eyewitness San Francisco and the Bay Area (Travel Guide)

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: April 16th, 2019
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  • Number of Pages: 272
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Kids' Travel Guide - San Francisco: The fun way to discover San Francisco—especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide Series)

By Kelsey Fox & FlyingKids

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  • ISBN: 1910994316
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: San Francisco & Northern California

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  • Number of Pages: 324
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Infinite Cities: A Trilogy of Atlases―San Francisco, New Orleans, New York

By Rebecca Solnit & Rebecca Snedeker

University of California Press
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60 Hikes within 60 Miles: San Francisco: Including North Bay, East Bay, Peninsula, and South Bay

By Jane Huber

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Released: August 13th, 2013
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