Things To Do In San Francisco

Tripoto
31st Dec 2014
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Twin Peaks
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Legion of Honor
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Alcatraz
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Golden Gate Bridge
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Palace of Fine Arts

'San Francisco' - A city where history meets modernity. Right from the historical monumental architectures to the state of the art modern museums, the it has everything to offer and has many things to do in the San Francisco. 

It is an internationally famous world class tourist destination attracting visitors from all over the globe making it one of the best places to visit in one's lifetime. It contains some of California's iconic landmarks which includes the mighty Golden Gate Bridge and the famous Alcatraz.

The city is so breathtakingly beautiful that once William Henry Irwin said " “Perpetual spring, the flare of adventure in the blood, the impulse of men who packed Virgil with their bean-bags on the overland journey, conspired to make San Francisco a city of artists”. It also has some of the best world class restaurants which serve utterly delicious local and international cuisines making it a treat for epicures. Here are some of the best handpicked things to do in the city of San Francisco. Although these are very few in number they give you an experience you can never forget in your lifetime. Do visit us again if you need many more things to in San Francisco.

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Far away from the chaotic streets of San Francisco lies an island usually called as "The Rock" and houses a prison which anyone will never dare to escape from. This beautiful island of Alcatraz also having a magnificent light house offshore of California is a famous and wonderful attraction of San Francisco. The famous prison and the lighthouse are historical landmarks and engineering marvels in the history of San Francisco and is now maintained by the National Park Service.

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Stretching an enormous 4,200 feet wide and towering a mammoth 750 feet above the sea level, the majestic 'Golden Gate Bridge' is one of the internationally recognized symbols of San Francisco and has been declared as one of the wonders of modern world. Connecting the Marin County and the city of San Francisco this monumental structure stands as a intellectual engineering icon making it a must visit place in San Francisco.

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One of the most beautiful museums of the United States, the Leign of Honor is an historical building housing some of the greatest art masterpieces in the country. Its perfect placement overlooking the glamorous Pacific Ocean and the mossy Golden Gate Bridge makes visiting this museum a must thing to do in San Francisco. It was mainly architectured to commemorate soldiers of California who lost their lives in the first World War.

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Originally built for the famous 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition to display the beautiful art works present, the eccentric Palace of Fine Arts is one of the best tourist attractions in the city of San Francisco. When illuminated fully, the building is a treat to the eye beholding its sublime beauty and presenting it in charmingly and seductively making it one of the must visit places in San Francisco.

Photo of Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA, United States by Karthik Rao V

Offering a spectacular 360 degree panoramic view of the whole city and located right in the heart of the city the majestic Twin Towers is a monumental natural wonder standing up to 920 feet above the sea level. It offers some breathtaking and stunning views of some of the most iconic symbols of the city like the Golden Gate Bridge, the Bay Bridge, the Alcatraz and the Market Street making it a must visit place in San Francisco. Also if you are around the place in early morning, watching the sunrise from such an elevation is an experience you will never get again in your lifetime.

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