A Neighborhood Guide: Haight AshburyExplore one of San Francisco's most iconic neighborhoods: the legendary Haight Ashbury. Haighteration editor Andrew Dudley offers this insider's guide to his favorite Haight haunts.
Best Restaurants With A View Of July 4th's Fireworks In The North BayWhether you are making plans to go out, have a backyard BBQ, the choices and options on July 4th are endless. In the northern part of the San Francisco Bay Area, there are a myriad of choices and places to go to see a spectacular fireworks display. We take a look at some of the best in the North Bay, with the fireworks over the Golden Gate most prominent, but we also venture further north in Sonoma County as well.
Top 5 Must-Have Grilled Cheese Sandwiches In San FranciscoSome of the world's best cheeses and breads are produced in San Francisco...
Best Vegetarian Hot Dogs In The Bay AreaHot dogs remain the quintessential yummy snack food that fits in your hand and is easy to eat. The flavors, the aromas and the crunch are to die for. Don’t despair Bay Area vegetarians, just wrap your hand around one of these veggie dogs and enjoy.
Best Delicatessens In The Bay AreaThe local deli has long served as a hotbed of neighborhood activity. The Bay Area has some of the best delicatessens around, offering everything from house-smoked pastrami to handmade ravioli.
Best Bourbon Cocktails In The Bay AreaBecoming ever more popular in modern cocktails, bourbon has become a fashionable drink of choice. For those looking to ferret out the best bourbon cocktails in the Bay Area, here is a list of five of the best bars around.
Top 5 Middle Eastern Restaurants In San FranciscoIsraeli, Afghan, Lebanese, Turkish and other influences play into the lineup of Middle Eastern restaurants and food trucks with dedicated followers, allowing San Francisco to earn its erstwhile nickname, "Baghdad by the Bay."
Best Bagels In The Bay AreaNew York bagels, Montreal bagels, sourdough bagels -- who knew there were so many bests? If you are looking for a personal favorite, Bay Area bagel shops have got you covered.
Top 5 Mexican Restaurants In San FranciscoMexican restaurants are almost boundless throughout the Bay Area and especially in San Francisco, with such an ethnically diverse pool of residents and heavy Hispanic and Latino populations throughout.
A Night Out In Union SquareComplete with cable cars, palm trees and giant heart sculptures, everybody wants to pose for a photo in Union Square. But it's not just for tourists; San Francisco's Union Square has terrific nightspots that attract locals, too. Scratch the surface to find some compelling reasons to hang out here before or after the theater.
How To Survive Outside LandsThe Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is the weekend-long musical event at Golden Gate Park that began in 2008 and has become a huge annual event. With a line-up of international and local musical talents, comedy acts and art exhibits, its important to be as prepared as possible before you go for maximum enjoyment.
5 Wine Tasting Bars Outside of The Napa ValleyBig city living doesn’t have to mean long drives to some of California’s legendary wineries. Wine producers and wine tasting rooms are close by San Francisco, with several locations right in the city too.