But if you're short on vacation days or money, this itinerary will take you 500 miles down the California coast, on Pacific Coast Highway, in five days!
Holden Burkons from San Francisco going down Seward street slide in Eureka Valley in San Francisco, Calif., on Friday, January Photo: Liz Hafalia, The Chronicle / SF
From See San Francisco by Victoria Smith (Chronicle Books,
Check out Victoria Smith's idea of a perfect day in San Francisco, complete with her favorite spots from her book, See San Francisco. Shown here is Sutro Baths, one of SF's most photogenic spots.
The place that stole my heart: "San Francisco itself is art. every block is a short story, every hill a novel. Every home a poem, every dweller within immortal. Photo: San Francisco Chronicle / (c) Michele Falzone
San Francisco Travel Guide: tips for what to see, do, and eat in the city by the Bay.
Lazy Bear - The 38 Essential San Francisco Restaurants, Winter 2016 - Eater SF
Art Deco Moon Wedding Cake Topper - Vintage Inspired - Featured in Brides Magazine - Outlined in Gold Glitter
A San Francisco pub crawl by BART transit stops // San Francisco Chronicle
"It's an odd thing, but anyone who disappears is said to be seen in San Francisco.