Are you looking for your next great vacation, but aren’t sure where to begin? Want to take a romantic weekend for two, a girls weekend, or a fun yet culturally rich family vacation? Look no further because I have the destination for you. San Francisco is one of the hottest travel destinations of the moment. It is a foodie paradise, full of fine cuisine, cultural flares as well as the freshest seafood you could ask for. San Francisco has a rich history that has made it the cultural hub that it is today. Plus the great weather and beautiful location really just add to its overall greatness.
Looking to do something touristy? Hike across Golden Gate Bridge, take a ride on a cable car or visit the twistiest street in the U.S., Lombard. Maybe you just want to relax in Golden Gate park and enjoy a picnic. If museums are your thing, then this is your city. With it’s vast culture you can find a museum to fit any interest. Check out the Asian Art museum, Cable car museum or the San Francisco Art Institute for an exciting day of learning.
As we know cities form their identities from great people and movements in the past. San Francisco’s legendary architecture comes from the rebuilding after the famous San Fran Fire. Other influencers include Jack Kerouac who made the city his home in the mid 1900s. Here he established a congregation of poets and writers who in turn started the “hippie” movement which brought vast amounts of art and culture to the city that is still present today.
Other interesting facts about the Bay city include blue jeans, beatles, and fortune cookies. Levi Strauss invented blue jeans in San Fran for miners during the gold rush who needed durable pants for work. The Beatles performed their last show in San Francisco’s Candlestick Park. And it is rumored that the first fortune cookies in the United States were served in the Japanese Tea Gardens here.
Overall San Francisco is a hub for great food, great art and great local culture. You will not be disappointed no matter what you are looking for in a vacation. For more information please feel free to call 920.236.7777 or visit our website ambassadortravelltd.com to schedule an appointment.