Sleep

Staff Pick: Hotel Adagio

The 171 spacious guest rooms have incredibly comfortable beds, as well as iPod docks, 32-inch flat-screen TVs and free wi-fi.

550 Geary St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Sleep

Staff Pick: Hotel Monaco

All the rooms are decorated in a quirky-yet-elegant style and have state-of-the-art technology. Plus, the lobby's a great place to hang out, especially for the free wine receptions and morning coffee.

501 Geary St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Eat

Staff Pick: Ike’s Place

Ike's Place is home to some of the biggest sandwiches in San Francisco and is frequented by Travel Channel’s own Adam Richman.

3506 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94114

Eat

Staff Pick: La Cumbre Taqueria

La Cumbre Taqueria is best known for their fresh ingredients and hot tamales.

515 Valencia St
San Francisco, CA 94110

See & Do

Staff Pick: Cable Car Museum

This free museum may not have interactive hands-on exhibits or tours, but train lovers can learn about the history of San Francisco’s cable cars, which have been running since 1873.

1201 Mason St
San Francisco, CA 94108

See & Do

Staff Pick: Crissy Field at Presidio Park

Once a military airfield, Crissy Field at Presidio Park overlooks the Golden Gate bridge and is a popular place to enjoy San Francisco’s great outdoors.

1199 East Beach
San Francisco, CA