All Information about San Francisco
San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the country and is frequently referred to as the most European U.S city. With its unique architecture, cable cars, and of course the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco is hard to forget. Couples in particular will love coming to this romantic city that has tons to do and see. Read on for some great things to do and tips on planning the perfect romantic getaway to San Francisco.
The most iconic attraction the city has to offer is the Golden Gate Bridge. Couples will have a wonderful time biking or walking hand in hand across the bridge and enjoying the spectacular views it has to offer of the city skyline and Alcatraz Island. The bridge may seem intimidating, but the 1.7 mile trek will be finished in no time, just be sure to take a few pictures along the way. Golden Gate Park is also a popular place for couples to take pictures and spend some alone time. Before leaving, be sure to visit the magnificent Conservatory of Flowers where you can discover many types of exotically beautiful plants and flowers.
For a breathtaking view of the sunset behind the bridge, pack a picnic and head over to the Crissy Field walking path. You can also take a romantic Sunset Bay cruise or go sailing on the renowned Adventure Cat. Other romantic places that offer unparalled 360 degree views of the city are the Viewpoint at Twin Peaks and the Coit Tower on Telegraph Hill. San Francisco is known for its foggy weather, so before heading out to enjoy the view make sure there's no fog to obstruct it.
If you want to combine spectacular view with great dining, look no further than the Top of the Mark restaurant perched on the top of the Intercontinental Hotel in Nob Hill. Here you can relish in some delicious contemporary American fare, while you choose a concoction from the famous 100-martini menu. Another romantic place to eat is the First Crush Restaurant and Wine Bar Lounge which has delicious American French food and the largest all-California wine list in San Francisco with over 400 wines. Baker Street Bistro is another great choice for romantic dining with excellent food and service at affordable prices.
Another great place to go with your significant other while in San Francisco is the city's famous opera. Check out the theater's website beforehand to choose a ballet or opera and surprise your partner with tickets. You should also enjoy some people watching or shopping at the city's historic Union Square. Also if you're into art, be sure you visit the de Young museum in San Francisco.
San Francisco has many excellent hotel choices. Some of the most romantic ones to book a room at are; the historic and very elegant Huntington Hotel which delivers excellent room service and first-class amenities; the luxurious and opulent Ritz Carlton known for having the only Mobil Travel Guide's 5 Stars and AAA's 5 Diamonds award, and the Mandarin Oriental which has only the finest services and amenities, and since the building is the third-tallest in all of San Francisco, the rooms offer spectacular views of the city and bay.