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Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids In San Francisco

Bay Area museums offer hands-on exhibits and activities that engage kids with restless hands and boundless energy.

07/20/2015

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Best Public Pools In The Bay Area

With numerous modern and recently remodeled public swimming pools scattered around the Bay Area you definitely have a warm water friend nearby. If you enjoy the sport, relaxing pleasures or health benefits of swimming, then get ready to jump right in.

07/17/2015

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Top 5 Gourmet Hot Dogs In The Bay Area

The “all American hot dog“ has certainly gone through cultural transformations here in the San Francisco Bay Area, where local foodies simply cannot leave close to well enough alone. The results are delish.

07/15/2015

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Best Bars With Tropical Drinks In The Bay Area

Go to the tropics, even if in spirit only, with a tropical drink sensation and summer refresher.

06/25/2015

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Family Guide To Steinhart Aquarium

The California Academy of Sciences is home to Steinhart Aquarium, one of the world’s most fascinating, beautiful and critical marine habitats.

06/19/2015

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Best Summer Art Festivals In The Bay Area

Here comes summer, the height of the Art Festival season around the Bay Area. From March through October, art lovers can enjoy art festivals, from neighborhood fairs with a local flair, to larger multi-day events that draw artists and visitors from around the nation, Canada and beyond.

06/15/2015

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Art Lover’s Walking Tour Of San Francisco

San Francisco’s legendary artistic vibe is evident not only in its art galleries, museums and clubs around town, but also in its neighborhoods teeming with murals, architecture, theaters, and public and street art.

06/08/2015

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Best Skate Parks In The Bay Area

Bay Area skateboarders are pretty fortunate to have a large selection of skate parks conveniently servicing neighborhoods around the region.

06/05/2015

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Best Burgers In The Bay Area

No matter the food fad of the moment, burgers continue to trump them all. Bay Area burger spots flourish and thrive, no matter what. The battle of the burgers continues. Which one is your favorite?

05/20/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In The Bay Area

Bay Area museums know how to welcome families with exhibits and events that everyone will enjoy and can learn with. From scanning the universe to getting close to a real mummy to meeting Mickey Mouse when he was new, learn all about it at Bay Area museums.

05/12/2015

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