San Francisco

San Francisco

eBook - 2012
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Lonely Planet: The world''s leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet San Francisco is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch fog creep beneath the Golden Gate Bridge, ride a cable car past stately Victorians, or taste the best of California cuisine at the Ferry Building; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of San Francisco and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet San Francisco Travel Guide:

Full-color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, literature, entertainment, music, architecture, politics, sports, cuisine, drinks, and more Free, convenient pull-out San Francisco map (included in print version), plus over 35 color neighborhood maps Useful features - including Walking Tours, Travel with Children, and Day Trips Coverage of North Beach, Chinatown, Downtown, Civic Center, Japantown, The Marina, Fisherman''s Wharf, Golden Gate Park, the Avenues, Haight-Ashbury, Hayes Valley, The Castro, Noe Valley, The Mission, SoMa, and more

eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices)

Zoom-in maps and images bring it all up close and in greater detail Downloadable PDF and offline maps let you stay offline to avoid roaming and data charges Seamlessly flip between pages Easily navigate and jump effortlessly between maps and reviews Speedy search capabilities get you to what you need and want to see Use bookmarks to help you shoot back to key pages in a flash Visit the websites of our recommendations by touching embedded links Adding notes with the tap of a finger offers a way to personalize your guidebook experience Inbuilt dictionary to translate unfamiliar languages and decode site-specific local terms

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet San Francisco, our most comprehensive guide to San Francisco, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less traveled.

Looking for just the highlights of San Francisco? Check out Lonely Planet''s Discover San Francisco, a photo-rich guide to the city''s most popular attractions, or Lonely Planet''s Pocket San Francisco, a handy-sized guide focused on the can''t-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet''s California guide for a comprehensive look at all the state has to offer, or Lonely Planet''s Discover California, a photo-rich guide to state''s most popular attractions.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Alison Bing, and John A Vlahides.

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world''s leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet''s mission is to enable curious travelers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

TripAdvisor Travelers'' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

''Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.'' - New York Times

''Lonely Planet. It''s on everyone''s bookshelves; it''s in every traveller''s hands. It''s on mobile phones. It''s on the Internet. It''s everywhere, and it''s telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.'' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

Publisher: Footscray, Vic. ; Oakland, CA : Lonely Planet, 2012
Edition: 8th ed
ISBN: 9781742208442
Branch Call Number: Overdrive eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (343 p) : col. ill., col. maps
Additional Contributors: Vlahides, John A.
Alternative Title: Lonely Planet San Francisco


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May 12, 2012

Great little travel book for all the beautiful spots the city has to offer! Must see before your next trip up!


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