The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau, in partnership with San Francisco International Airport, has announced the appointment of The Contact Inc. in Japan to promote San Francisco as the preferred U.S. destination and San Francisco International Airport as the preferred gateway into San Francisco, California, and the western region.
San Francisco continues to welcome gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender visitors, in light of today’s decisions from the California Supreme Court upholding Proposition 8 while validating the 18,000 same sex marriages performed between June and November.
The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau, in partnership with San Francisco International Airport, has opened a representation office in India, making San Francisco the first, and only, U.S. convention & visitors bureau and airport to have representation services in India. San Francisco precedes even the U.S. in having such service.
San Francisco offers more than 40 neighborhoods, each with a distinct history, atmosphere and personality. The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau has developed a new section on its Web site to help visitors discover and explore the city from end to end.
San Francisco has always been at the forefront of the green movement, especially now with hybrid taxis, a ban on plastic bags, a solar-paneled convention center, a solar-paneled scoreboard at AT&T ballpark and scores of hotels, restaurants attractions and tours doing their part.
The San Francisco Bay Area has an impressive number of spas with unique elements including international inspirations, city, vineyard and ocean views and secluded locations.
Today American Express was named the Official Card Partner of the San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau. The partnership will help SFCVB members extend their marketing reach and provide offers to high-spending American Express Cardmembers who visit San Francisco or live in the region
The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau will present the Silver Cable Car Award to Fisherman’s Wharf at its 99th Annual Luncheon Meeting, today, at 11 a.m. at Moscone West in San Francisco.
Mayor Gavin Newsom announced on Monday, Nov. 1 that San Francisco will host a ticker-tape parade and civic celebration in honor of the 2010 World Champion San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, November 3, 2010.
“What’s New” is a listing of new venues, attractions and activities compiled by the San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau.