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What are the best things to do in San Francisco?
Stroll alongside the Painted Ladies, take the boat to Alcatraz (if you dare), grab a San Fran burrito, explore art and science at the San Francisco Exploratorium, breathe easy in the Japanese Tea Gardens, or pack a picnic and fall in love with views of the Golden Gate Bridge.
What is the most famous street in San Francisco?
The steep, curvy San Francisco street with eight hairpin bends? Oh, we know the one! It's Lombard Street in Russian Hill - it has been called "the crookedest street in the world". Don't believe us? Test it out for yourself.
How do I get a San Francisco street car?
San Francisco's street cars and cable cars are just about as iconic as the Golden Gate Bridge. Pay the conductor the exact change when you board or buy your ticket on the MuniMobile app. The city has 3 cable car lines so jump on board and ride up those steep hills without breaking a sweat.
How can I watch a Giants game in San Francisco?
Check the Giants' schedule on mlb.com and grab your tickets direct. Then head on down to Oracle Stadium in South Beach - King St & 2nd St light rail stop is right outside.
Where are the best restaurants in San Francisco?
For the best seafood in San Francisco, you'll want Swan Oyster Depot - Nob Hill's favorite local crab bar. Go for the Sicilian sashimi for a real treat. Or if Thai food is on the menu - Nari. Led by an almost all-female staff, this sophisticated restaurant in Japantown uses locally sourced ingredients to recreate classic flavors.
How do I get to the Twin Peaks in San Francisco?
The Twin Peaks are easy to get to from your San Francisco citizenM hotel. Take a Metro from Powell Street Station and hop off at 24th St & Mission St. From there, get a bus to Clipper Street & Diamond Heights Blvd. You'll be there in just 40 mins!
Where can I find the best pizza in San Francisco?
It's the age-old question - but who comes up trumps in San Francisco? Tony’s Pizza Napoletana is award-winning and clearly top of the list and, thankfully, it's just over 1 mile from your citizenM hotel! Even better, they do ALL the pizzas - so whatever your preference, Tony's got it. Want Sicilian-style pizza that's been a favorite since 1978? Golden Boy Pizza in North Beach has thick slabs of cheesiness - make sure to take a picture before you take a bite, or nobody will believe you.
Can I visit Alcatraz Island near San Francisco?
You can indeed - in fact, it's one of the most popular things to do when you visit the city. Boats depart hourly from Pier 33 during the day and well into the night - reserve your spot online to avoid a long ticket line.
What is the weather like in San Francisco?
Want to avoid the crowds but still get a blast of that delicious warm weather? Visit San Francisco in the fall from September to November for temperatures in the low 20s.