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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


Here is some more information about San Francisco:
  • The principal airport serving San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport.

  • Professional sports teams 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 leading companies that have based their headquarters in San Francisco include Gap, McKesson Corporation and Visa International.

  • Leading 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.

  • 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":.

Weather in San Francisco


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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 Publications
Released: December 10th, 2019
Paperback (544 pages)

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  • Brand: Fodor's Travel Publications
  • ISBN: 1640971882
  • EAN: 9781640971882
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 15
  • Number of Pages: 544
  • Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
  • Publication Date: December 10th, 2019
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  • Weight: 1.05 Pounds
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Alta California: From San Diego to San Francisco, A Journey on Foot to Rediscover the Golden State

By Nick Neely

Counterpoint
Released: November 5th, 2019
Multicolor Hardcover (432 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640091653
  • EAN: 9781640091658
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  • Number of Pages: 432
  • Author: Nick Neely
  • Publication Date: November 5th, 2019
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  • Weight: 1.65 Pounds
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Lost Department Stores of San Francisco (Landmarks)

By Anne Evers Hitz

The History Press
Released: March 2nd, 2020
Paperback (192 pages)

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  • Brand: The History Press
  • ISBN: 1467140716
  • EAN: 9781467140713
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  • Number of Pages: 192
  • Author: Anne Evers Hitz
  • Publication Date: March 2nd, 2020
  • Release Date: March 2nd, 2020
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  • Weight: 0.8 Pounds
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DK Eyewitness San Francisco and the Bay Area (Travel Guide)

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: April 16th, 2019
White Paperback (272 pages)

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  • Brand: DK Eyewitness Travel
  • ISBN: 0241360072
  • EAN: 9780241360071
  • PartNumber: 28246564
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  • Paperback
  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Number of Pages: 272
  • Author: DK Eyewitness
  • Publication Date: April 16th, 2019
  • Release Date: April 16th, 2019
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  • Weight: 0.8 Pounds
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The Monocle Travel Guide to San Francisco: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

gestalten
Released: October 25th, 2017
Hardcover (148 pages)

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  • Brand: gestalten
  • ISBN: 3899559215
  • EAN: 9783899559217
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  • Number of Pages: 148
  • Publication Date: October 25th, 2017
  • Release Date: October 25th, 2017
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Moon 101 Great Hikes San Francisco Bay Area (Moon Outdoors)

By Ann Marie Brown

Moon Travel
Released: June 5th, 2018
Paperback (425 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640490035
  • EAN: 9781640490031
  • PartNumber: 9781640490031
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  • Edition: 6
  • Number of Pages: 425
  • Author: Ann Marie Brown
  • Publication Date: June 5th, 2018
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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 Publications
Released: August 13th, 2019
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  • ISBN: 1640971602
  • EAN: 9781640971608
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  • Edition: 30
  • Number of Pages: 416
  • Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
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A People's Guide to the San Francisco Bay Area (Volume 3) (A People's Guide Series)

By Rachel Brahinsky

University of California Press
Released: October 6th, 2020
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  • ISBN: 0520288378
  • EAN: 9780520288379
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  • Edition: First
  • Number of Pages: 288
  • Authors: Rachel Brahinsky, Alexander Tarr
  • Publication Date: October 6th, 2020
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San Francisco Travel Guide 2020: Shops, Arts, Entertainment and Good Places to Drink and Eat in San Francisco, California (Travel Guide 2020)

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  • ISBN: 1086213866
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  • Number of Pages: 180
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  • Number of Pages: 208
  • Publication Date: September 17th, 2019
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