How to Spend A Delightful Day in San Francisco

There are many reasons you may only have one day in San Francisco. You may have a layover on your way to another destination, or you may be passing through on a Pacific Coast Highway road trip with just one day in your itinerary available for San Francisco. Whatever the reason, you can still spend … Read more How to Spend A Delightful Day in San Francisco

The 12 Best Bay Area Hikes Near San Francisco (North + South Bay)

Towering redwoods, teetering coastal bluffs, fog-swept coastlines: this is what hikes in the Bay Area are made of. This article is specifically focused on hikes outside of the San Francisco city limits. Yes, there are hikes within the city – which we’ve covered in-depth here! I also have a separate post on the best hikes … Read more The 12 Best Bay Area Hikes Near San Francisco (North + South Bay)

The 11 Best Urban Hikes In San Francisco (Within City Limits)

For a city so famous for its hills, is it any surprise that hiking in San Francisco proper is a thing? San Francisco has some of the best in-city hiking I have seen. From Golden Gate Park, the Presidio, and Twin Peaks, there are plenty of options to get in a great hike in San … Read more The 11 Best Urban Hikes In San Francisco (Within City Limits)

15 Dreamy San Francisco Date Ideas: Romantic Things to Do in SF

Red building with Chinese style lanterns dangling in front of it in a typical Chinatown builing

San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in America, from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Bay. With all the gorgeous sites to see, it’s not surprising that it’s one of the best towns for people who want to sweep that special someone off their feet.  Date night in San Francisco can mean … Read more 15 Dreamy San Francisco Date Ideas: Romantic Things to Do in SF

Best Camping Near San Francisco: 11 Magical Campgrounds Near San Francisco

The San Francisco Bay area is more than just the Golden Gate Bridge and a terrific urban destination.  There are so many campgrounds near San Francisco: from the Marin Headlands to Mount Tam, from Angel Island to the Point Reyes National Seashore Within just 15 minutes of the bustling city life, there are a variety … Read more Best Camping Near San Francisco: 11 Magical Campgrounds Near San Francisco

75 Fantastic San Francisco Quotes & Instagram Captions

San Francisco is my hometown — well, I was technically born just across the Bay, in Oakland. But San Francisco is synonymous with so many of my most treasured childhood memories. While I now live on the other side of the globe from San Francisco, quotes about San Francisco are a wonderful way of bringing … Read more 75 Fantastic San Francisco Quotes & Instagram Captions

33 Best Weekend Getaways from San Francisco: Road Trip Ideas

San Francisco has so many great destinations just a short drive from it, and it’s one of the many reasons why I love San Francisco so dearly. Where else can you find towering redwoods, rugged beaches, reaching cityscapes, and peaceful nature escapes all in one city? While you can certainly find all this in San … Read more 33 Best Weekend Getaways from San Francisco: Road Trip Ideas

Where to Find San Francisco Christmas Lights & Other Bay Area Lights

As the December holiday season approaches, make your schedule to get out and enjoy the holiday festivities around the Bay Area. Yes, even in the bizarre year that is 2020. Luckily, there are lots of socially distant opportunities to see the Christmas lights in San Francisco and other places around the Bay Area. From neighborhood … Read more Where to Find San Francisco Christmas Lights & Other Bay Area Lights

101 Beautiful San Francisco Quotes to Keep You California Dreaming

San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States, if not the world, and so it’s no surprise that countless artists, writers, comedians, filmmakers, and other creatives around the world have tried to describe this beautiful place. As a Bay Area native, I love finding quotes about San Francisco that capture … Read more 101 Beautiful San Francisco Quotes to Keep You California Dreaming

13 Mistakes to Avoid When Visiting San Francisco: What Not to Do

San Francisco is a beautiful city… but it’s also complicated. While I grew up just outside the city in the East Bay Area, and will always think of it as home, I also know that not everyone is as enamored with San Francisco as I am. And I can understand why. I also know that … Read more 13 Mistakes to Avoid When Visiting San Francisco: What Not to Do