San Francisco – A Most Uncommon Place

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San Francisco refuses to fit a mold. It climbed hills while other cities spread out. It encouraged immigrants to guard their ethnic distinctions while other cities assimilated them. It rejects urban freeways because they’re unsightly and renovates dusty keepsakes (an archaic cable car system, an abandoned factory, an antiquated cannery) with felicitous results.

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Putting around in San Francisco and the Bay Area

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For a city that’s easy to get around without a car, there’s a lot of driving (and putting) in San Francisco. The city is home to the oldest municipal city golf tournament in the world (1917), the 2009 PGA TOUR Presidents Cup, and some of the best places to play, as cited by Golf Digest.

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San Francisco Past Midnight: Entertainment After Hours

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San Francisco has plenty to offer those who thrive in the wee hours. Visitors and locals alike can prowl under the streetlamps to dining, dancing, music and more. The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau has rounded up a list of activities for creatures of the night.
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One-Stop Resource for Planning: 2010 San Francisco Meeting and Event Planner’s Guide

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San Francisco Meeting and Event Planner's Guide

The 2010 edition of the San Francisco Meeting and Event Planner’s Guide is available free of charge for convention and meeting planners organizing gatherings in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Green Acres: Golden Gate Park

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One of the largest urban parks in the world, Golden Gate Park stretches for three miles on the western edge of San Francisco. There’s not a single “Keep Off the Grass” sign and its 1,017 acres are a tonic for mind and body. Two major museums, splendid gardens and facilities for more than 20 sports confirm that this is a playground in every sense of the word.

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February/March 2009: What’s New in San Francisco

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“What’s New” is a listing of new venues, attractions and activities compiled by the San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau (SFCVB). Past editions of “What’s New” and a list of “Recent and Coming Attractions” are available in the Media section of the SFCVB’s Web site. The next edition of “What’s New” will be sent in March 2009.

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“Shop SF – Get More” includes 180+ special offers and other incentives to San Francisco residents and visitors

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Shop SF Get More

For the third year, businesses throughout San Francisco are working together to invite people in the city, from Northern California and beyond to Shop SF – Get More November 2010 through January 2011.

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Carrie Davis Joins the San Francisco Travel Association as Director of Strategic Alliances

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The San Francisco Travel Association has named Carrie Davis as director of strategic alliances. In this role, Davis will be responsible for developing and managing strategic and integrated partnerships that drive incremental revenue and further the mission of San Francisco Travel.

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San Francisco Travel Association Partners With Gensler To Remodel Visitor Information Center

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The San Francisco Travel Association, has selected Gensler to create a new and more engaging visitor experience at the city's Visitor Information Center in Hallidie Plaza near the Powell St. cable car turnaround.

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