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Neighborhoods in San Francisco

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“One of the most popular destinations for tourists -- there are attractions such as museums, souvenir stores, historical buildings and piers, and scenic vistas over the Bay. Bring a jacket! ”
  • 262 locals recommend
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“A leisurely hike if you’re feeling active, or a scenic drive if you’re not. Either way the views from the top can’t be beat. It looks straight down Market Street to the historic Ferry Building and panoramic views of the whole city.”
  • 294 locals recommend
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“you feel like you are walking in the streets of Shanghai. it's a must-see neighborhood.”
  • 195 locals recommend
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“TIP: go to the west side, it’s where the locals prefer. Much nicer than the painted ladies if you look closely at the architecture and flora. ”
  • 248 locals recommend
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“If you reminisce about the Summer of Love, there are still remnants of those days right here. There are lots of sights to see including nearby Golden Gate Park.”
  • 192 locals recommend
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“Generally our hipster district, the Mission is really a mish-mash of culture ranging from immigrants, long term residents, hipsters and yuppies are living side-by-side. It's known for it's wide range of food, ranging from high-end restaurants to authentic taquerias. Spend your time tasting coffee, exploring fancy cocktails, to enjoying all the colorful street art and murals in the area.”
  • 154 locals recommend
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“The Castro has great history and ambience, with nice cafes and stores. Watch a movie at the Castro Theater, but first stop by at the wonderful hardware and more store next door. ”
  • 144 locals recommend
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“Fun place to stroll. Lots of food especially Japanese, Ramen, Udon, Bento. Fun walk inside the mall. Nijiya supermarket is also fun to browse and get Japanese snacks. ”
  • 118 locals recommend
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“North Beach is San Francisco's Little Italy, with dozens of delicious Italian restaurants, cafes, live music on weekends and a nice park.”
  • 108 locals recommend
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“Cute shopping area with a mix of chic independent and high end fashion boutiques, SoHo style art galleries, trendy restaurants and bars. ”
  • 105 locals recommend
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“The crooked streets and hidden stairways of Bernal Heights have a wild charm. Green like Ireland in winter, the hill acquires a golden hue as summer and fall advance. From Precita to Cortland, there's a great mix of walking, vistas and shops. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
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“If you need to shop, you will find everything here. Market st is restricted from have regular cars, so try not to drive down Market st. You may get a ticket.”
  • 46 locals recommend
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“ scenic Marina District, on the city’s northern shore, is known for its upbeat bars and restaurants. Fort Mason, a former military base, is a multifaceted arts complex and event space. A connected grassy park, called Marina Green, has a running and bike path and expansive views of Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and yachts on the water. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
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“Noe Valley has become one of the more desirable neighborhoods in SF. It has great shops and restaurants. The main street area runs along 24th St, between Dolores and Castro streets ”
  • 36 locals recommend
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“We are a short bus ride away! the #1 California takes you directly there. The stop is 2 blocks from our front door!”
  • 18 locals recommend
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“SoMa, or South of Market, is a vast, warehouse-filled district. It encompasses Mission Bay and South Beach, where the Giants play baseball at waterfront AT&T Park. Surrounding Yerba Buena Gardens is an arts center, sleek convention complex Moscone Center and several museums, including the acclaimed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA). The area is dotted with upscale dining options and high-energy nightclubs.”
  • 13 locals recommend