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Hotels in San Francisco, California


 

San Francisco Hotel Guide & Local Info

San Francisco is known for many things including cable cars, the California Gold Rush of 1849, and the the Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, is the main financial and cultural center of Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco (Spanish for “Saint Francis”) has been marked in recent decades with massive immigration, liberalization, and other prominent factors which led to the Summer of Love and the gay rights movement, immortalizing San Francisco as a center of liberal activism in the United States.

Today, San Francisco is one of the top travel spots in the world and it is well known for cool summers, fog, steep rolling hills, an eclectic mix of architecture, and landmarks including the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, the former prison on Alcatraz Island, and its Chinatown district. It is also a primary banking and finance center.