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

  • The principal airport serving San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport.

  • Some of the leading educational 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.

  • 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 Publications
Released: December 10th, 2019
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  • ISBN: 1640971882
  • EAN: 9781640971882
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 15
  • Number of Pages: 544
  • Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
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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
Paperback (416 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640971602
  • EAN: 9781640971608
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  • Edition: 30
  • Number of Pages: 416
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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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  • ISBN: 0241360072
  • EAN: 9780241360071
  • PartNumber: 28246564
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Number of Pages: 272
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  • Publication Date: April 16th, 2019
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DK Eyewitness Top 10 San Francisco (2020) (Pocket Travel Guide)

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DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: September 17th, 2019
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  • ISBN: 0241367794
  • EAN: 9780241367797
  • PartNumber: 9780241367797
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 2020th ed.
  • Number of Pages: 160
  • Author: DK Eyewitness
  • Publication Date: September 17th, 2019
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Moon Northern California: With San Francisco, Napa, Sonoma, Yosemite & Lake Tahoe (Travel Guide)

By Elizabeth Linhart Veneman

Moon Travel
Released: December 18th, 2018
Paperback (500 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640492828
  • EAN: 9781640492820
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 8
  • Number of Pages: 500
  • Author: Elizabeth Linhart Veneman
  • Publication Date: December 18th, 2018
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Secret San Francisco: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure

By Ruth Carlson

Reedy Press
Released: May 15th, 2019
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  • ISBN: 1681062054
  • EAN: 9781681062051
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  • Number of Pages: 208
  • Author: Ruth Carlson
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Pocket Rough Guide San Francisco (Travel Guide) (Rough Guide Pocket Guides)

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  • Number of Pages: 176
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The Monocle Travel Guide to San Francisco: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

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  • Number of Pages: 148
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Streetwise San Francisco Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of San Francisco, California (Michelin Streetwise Maps)

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  • ISBN: 2067229834
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  • Edition: Revised
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  • Publication Date: December 12th, 2017
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PhotoSecrets San Francisco & Northern California: The Best Sights and How to Photograph Them

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Brand: Photo Tour Books, Inc.
Released: June 17th, 1997
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  • Number of Pages: 352
  • Author: Andrew Hudson
  • Publication Date: June 17th, 1997
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