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  San Francisco Hotels : San Francisco Real Estate : Tours : Restaurants
From the Ohlone settlement to the Hippie Generation, from the Gold Rush to the biotech boom, San Francisco's history as vibrant as the characters that have colored its foggy hills and valleys.
San Francisco International Airport's new international terminal is North America's largest, while San Francisco itself features some of the most charming and sophisticated public transportation systems in the world, including the Muni, BART, historic cable cars and ferry systems linking the entire Bay Area.
California is home to natural wonders and man-made landmarks that take years to fully explore.
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  San Francisco, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The City and County of San Francisco is the fourth-largest city in California and the fourteenth-largest in the United States, with a 2005 population of 739,426.
San Francisco is renowned for its months-long episodes of fog, steep rolling hills, the eclectic mix of Victorian and modern architecture, and its peninsular location surrounded on three sides by the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay.
San Francisco is located on the west coast of the U.S. at the tip of the San Francisco Peninsula and includes significant stretches of the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay within its boundaries.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/San_Francisco,_California   (6897 words)

  
 San Francisco - California
The compact region of the Bay Area combines the cosmopolitan atmosphere of big cities such as San Francisco and the wide open spaces of the country.
San Francisco is situated on a 120 sq km (46.6 sq mile) peninsula bounded on the west by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by the Golden Gate Strait and from north to east by San Francisco Bay.
One of San Francisco’s principal attractions are the century-old cable cars, America’s only mobile National Historic Landmark.
www.freedom-tour.com /california/sanfrancisco.html   (981 words)

  
 San Francisco, California CA Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: )
San Francisco hosts a number of national landmarks, from the famous Telegraph Hill and old-fashioned trolley cars to the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, that help make any trip special.
San Francisco Bay was the source of the city's livelihood for a very long time, and it remains the key to the city to this day.
For a few lucky miners, San Francisco in the 19th century was the gateway to an unforgettable experience.
www.sanfranciscocaliforniahotels.us /information_overview.cfm   (487 words)

  
 San Francisco Travel Guide - USA Tourist
San Francisco is on the coast of California about 400 miles north of Los Angeles.
San Francisco was founded in 1776 when father Junipero Serra constructed the mission San Dolores to Christianize the local native Indian population.
By 1849, San Francisco was inundated with "forty-niners" as the gold seekers were commonly called, and the population of the city exploded.
www.usatourist.com /english/places/california/sanfrancisco.html   (1514 words)

  
 San Francisco Travel Guide | Fodor's Online
San Franciscans cherish the city's colorful past; many older buildings have been spared from demolition and nostalgically converted into modern offices and shops.
The neighborhoods of San Francisco retain strong cultural, political, and ethnic identities.
Experiencing San Francisco means visiting the neighborhoods: the colorful Mission District, the gay Castro, countercultural Haight Street, swank Pacific Heights, lively Chinatown, ever bohemian North Beach, and arts- and news media-oriented SoMa, among others.
www.fodors.com /miniguides/mgresults.cfm?destination=san_francisco@137   (285 words)

  
 Tour San Francisco pictures, photos, history
San Francisco history is covered on almost every page, and particularly on my 1906 SF Earthquake and Fire, Presidio and SF Victorian Homes pages.
Our San Francisco Wine Country Tour is a relaxed introduction to the famous Napa Valley and Sonoma County wine country.
In keeping with our "tour San Francisco with panoramas" theme, here is a 1878 Eadweard Muybridge panorama and another shot in 1905 by an unknown photographer, both from Bill Roddy’s collection.
www.inetours.com /Pages/SFHm.html   (547 words)

  
 San Francisco Hotel: Fairmont San Francisco - San Francisco Hotel Reservation
San Francisco Hotel Reservation, The Fairmont San Francisco Hotel presents an awe-inspiring picture of historic San Francisco.
The recently completed restoration of the San Francisco hotel is highlighted by the re-emergence of the hotels Main Lobby.
Central to the Financial District, Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf, The Fairmont San Francisco is located at the only spot in San Francisco where each of the City's cable car lines meet.
www.fairmont.com /sanfrancisco   (260 words)

  
 EarthCam - San Francisco Cam
EarthCam and the South End Rowing Club bring you a breathtaking view of San Francisco bay from the heart of the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.
San Francisco is the 4th largest California city and the 14th largest in America.
It is known for its months-long fogginess, steep rolling hills, eclectic mix of Victorian style homes and modern skyscrapers, and its being surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay.
www.earthcam.com /cams/california/sanfrancisco   (167 words)

  
 English Language Schools in California. English School in San Francisco.
English School in San Francisco is situated in the heart of the city, minutes from the cable cars to Chinatown and Fisherman's Wharf, the Museum of Modern Art, the shops on Union Square, and a boat ride on the bay.
San Francisco is the ideal place to study English and learn about American culture, offering excellent opportunities in sports, entertainment and the arts.
San Francisco has more restaurants than any city in the USA, and is the home of many theaters, music and dance companies, as well as a variety of museums.
www.studyabroadinternational.com /USA/California/SF/San_Francisco.html   (461 words)

  
 San Francisco CA - San Francisco California Hotels Restaurants Travel
San Francisco is a city of hills and distinct neighborhoods.
Commercial square-footage is surprisingly small and mostly confined to the downtown area, and the rest of the city is made up of primarily residential neighborhoods with street-level shopping districts, easily explored on foot.
Armed with a good map and strong legs, you could plough through much of the city in a day, but the best way to get to know San Francisco is to dawdle.
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 San Francisco California Limo Service, San Francisco CA Limo Service, San Francisco California Limousines, San ...
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 California Motorcycle Accident Attorneys - Lawyers For Motorcycle Injury victims in San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose   (Site not responding. Last check: )
California Motorcycle Accident and Injury Attorneys Representing Riders in Oakland, San Francisco and San Jose.
Michael Padway and Associates - The San Francisco Motorcycle Lawyers: The information presented on this website including reference to motorcycle accident victim and motorcycle accident injuries should not be taken as formal legal advice.
To contact a motorcycle accident attorney in the Oakland, San Francisco and San Jose, California area call 1-800-928-1511.
www.sanfrancisco-motorcycle-lawyer.com /contact.html   (302 words)

  
 Princess Cruises : Ports of Call : San Francisco, California
Once home to San Fran's fishing fleet, today it hosts seafood vendors, souvenir shops and tourist attractions, such as the Wax Museum, vintage sea craft from World War II, and a historic maritime park.
In 1897, San Francisco saw many ships set sail through its famed Golden Gates to seek gold in the Yukon.
San Francisco's cable cars are not just a fun way to get around; they are a great way to view the city's innumerable charms from Nob Hill, Union Square and Chinatown, to Fisherman's Wharf.
www.princess.com /ports/SFO_X.html   (175 words)

  
 San Francisco California Real Estate - Homes for Sale in San Francisco CA
San Francisco, California, real estate has never been better with RealEstate.com.
If you are concerned about a housing bubble in San Francisco, we can get you the information you need.
We are pledged to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the Nation.
www.realestate.com /local-real-estate/california/San-Francisco.aspx   (474 words)

  
 San Francisco pictures - California stock photos, fine art prints by QTL
San Francisco is consistently ranked as one of the most liked cities in the world.
To begin with, the weather is mild year-round, and mostly sunny, and the natural setting is between the Bay and the wide Pacific Ocean beaches, just a bridge away from the pristine hills of Marin to the North.
Besides those touristic aspects, San Francisco offers to its residents a great ethnic diversity with significant Chinese, Japanese, Italian, Russian, and Mexican communities, districts full of characters, and a number of yearly lively events that fill up the city's steets.
www.terragalleria.com /california/region.san-francisco.html   (188 words)

  
 San Francisco California Elder Disabled Abuse Attorney Nursing Home Neglect Lawyer
Hundreds suffer wrongful death, abuse, neglect, and financial fraud while they are entrusted to the care of nursing homes and or senior care facilities.
The San Francisco nursing home abuse lawyers of the Dolan Law Firm have handled numerous cases involving abuse and neglect of the elderly and disabled.
California law specifically provides for the recovery of punitive damages, economic damages, and pain and suffering where there has been recklessness, fraud and / or patient abandonment.
www.cbdlaw.com /PracticeAreas/PracticeAreaDescriptions17.asp   (494 words)

  
 CNN.com - Take an insiders' tour of San Francisco - Apr 13, 2006
So for a firsthand look at the goings-on, we turned to four experts in fields for which San Francisco is known.
Exploring San Francisco through their eyes makes it impossible not to give in to the spell of one of the world's most beloved cities.
The Ferry Plaza Farmers' Market on the Embarcadero is one of San Francisco's main attractions, especially on Saturday mornings.
www.cnn.com /2006/TRAVEL/DESTINATIONS/04/13/secret.san.francisco/index.html   (872 words)

  
 Go San Francisco Card, San Francisco California Tourism, San Francisco City Tours, San Francisco Sightseeing Pass
Your Go San Francisco Card can be waiting for you when you arrive.
The Go San Francisco Card is brought to you by Smart Destinations.
Go San Francisco Card is perfect for the San Francisco tourist or traveler that wants to receive unlimited San Francisco sightseeing.
www.gosanfranciscocard.com   (552 words)

  
 San Francisco Hotels | Downtown San Francisco Hotel - Omni Hotels
The hotel is only a short walk to Union Square, the San Francisco neighborhood that has become a mecca for high end shopping and art galleries.
Ideal for a romantic getaway, the Omni San Francisco Hotel has all the modern amenities in a boutique ambiance due to its Florentine Renaissance architecture.
Just 20 minutes from San Francisco International Airport, the Omni San Francisco Hotel is the perfect Nob Hill hotel, elegant, comfortable and close to everything.
www.omnihotels.com /FindAHotel/SanFrancisco.aspx   (304 words)

  
 Argosy University/San Francisco Bay Area - Argosy University
Argosy University/San Francisco Bay Area is located in the town of Point Richmond, minutes away from San Francisco.
Argosy University/San Francisco Bay Area is centrally located within easy commuting distance from any of the major Bay Area communities, is adjacent to major freeway access with ample parking, and is within walking distance of the charming historic town of Point Richmond, with its variety of restaurants and Bay Front Park.
It is about 20 minutes from San Francisco, an international city that has become a leader in biotechnology, information technology, alternative health care, and many other industries.
www.argosyu.edu /sanfrancisco   (657 words)

  
 San Francisco, California - Pictures, Photographs, Photos, Photography, Images
The Transamerica Pyramid, one of the most impressive sights in San Francisco, from any view.
It is also one of the steepest streets in San Fransico, with 22nd Street between Church and Vicksburg, and Filbert between Hyde and Leavenworth being the steepest.
All pictures were taken between 8 A.M and 6 P.M. on Thursday April 3, 1997 during my one-day, self planned, self-guided, self-paced tour of San Francisco.
www.beautifulplaces.org /San_Francisco.html   (451 words)

  
 San Francisco, California (CA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, ...
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 nbc5i.com - Health Encyclopedia - Bulimia
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 San Francisco : Car Hire in San Francisco, California
San Francisco has as nearly as many iconic attractions as New York, including the famous Golden Gate Bridge.
Visitors to the area are recommended to take in some San Francisco Tours, with a wide variety of different places to see and enjoy.
Amongst the many excursions possible from San Francisco, two of the most popular are the drive south along the Pacific Coast Highway through to Los Angeles, and the long drive through the stunning Nevada Desert to Las Vegas.
www.usa-car-hire.co.uk /car-hire-in/san-francisco   (383 words)

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