Explore San Francisco
San Francisco has long been a hub for progressive thinking and creative pursuits. Though many still associate it with the birth of the hippie movement in the 1960s, San Francisco has seamlessly updated its image while retaining an artistic, tolerant and laid-back feel. Today the city is also home to a new wave of sustainable businesses and technology start-ups.
About San Francisco
San Francisco began as a small Spanish colony, but expanded during the California Gold Rush
- SF is a city of hills but Filbert Street is the steepest, at 31.5 degrees
- The city’s iconic cable cars are the only National Historical Monument that can move.