San Francisco

Book review: “The Mission” photographs by Dick Evans

Post contributed by Lisa Crovo Dion

It’s summer and my kids have already been out of school for more than a week. So before travel and camps kick in, we’ve been exploring our city of San Francisco.

Over the weekend it was an excursion to Chinatown where my son bought himself his third fidget spinner, this one […]

June 7th, 2017|California, San Francisco|

Inn at the Presidio, San Francisco

by Lisa Crovo Dion

The magical Presidio of San Francisco is my favorite corner of the city.

On a recent, very chilly Thursday evening I had the pleasure of spending a night at the Inn at the Presidio, the only hotel accommodations in the entire 1,500-acre national park.

The Inn inhabits the elegant Georgian Revival-style Pershing Hall, on […]

February 2nd, 2017|California, Lodging, San Francisco|

When to Buy an All-Inclusive Pass for Your San Francisco Trip

This is a guest post by Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer.

Travel can get expensive, can’t it? First you’ve got to pay for airfare and hotel. Maybe a rental car. Then you want to eat, don’t you? And you don’t want McDonald’s. You want good, local food. After all of that, you still haven’t budgeted for any […]

December 21st, 2016|San Francisco|