What started out more than 30 years ago as a request from the mayor for librarian-led tours of City Hall has evolved into a nonprofit operation with more than volunteers who lead some 50 different walking tours all over San Francisco—entirely for free though donations are gladly accepted. Guides are local history buffs who live to share their knowledge and wax poetic about their city. Tours cover every niche, nook and cranny of S. On the third Saturday of every month, founder and director Susan Cervantes leads guided mural walks through the Mission. Local cooks and culinary aficionados lead tasting tours of Hayes Valley , Russian Hill and Alamo Square that offer plenty of samples, plus meet-and-greets with chefs, cheesemongers, bakers and chocolatiers. Behind-the-scenes tours of the park are offered all year, giving fans a chance to sit in the dugout, visit the clubhouse and press box, soak up the spectacular Bay views and walk on the field where the Giants have taken three World Series victory laps in the last six years.
San Francisco is the second-most densely populated large city in the United States. In , colonists from Spain established a fort at the Golden Gate and a mission named for Francis of Assisi on the site. The California Gold Rush of propelled the city into a period of rapid growth. San Francisco is one of the top Trafalgar tour destinations in the world and famous for the landmarks, including the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Alcatraz and Chinatown. San Francisco is close to Napa Valley another favorite of Trafalgar tours. Last Minute Deals - Trafalgar Tours. Egypt , Israel , Jordan , Morocco.
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