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No visit to San Francisco is complete without a trip through the city's psychedelic past! Magic Bus, a tour bus operator that specializes in 1960s nostalgia, will take you on a ride through the streets of San Francisco, now and then.
Hostelling International USA is proud to announce the 3rd annual Great Hostel Giveback!
The Giveback honors Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of service, by providing free stays of up to five nights to groups who complete community service projects during their stay.
Dim lighting and a warm welcome await any thirsty visitor to the historic Gangway bar on Larkin Street, just three blocks from the San Francisco City Center Hostel. Slinging booze for over a hundred years is no small feat, so for our latest installment of "Meet the Neighbors" we head over to this windowless pub in the heart of the Tenderloin to find out how they spike their punch.
Jan Gilbert, front desk staff at the San Francisco Downtown Hostel, is a native of Charleston, South Carolina, but she's called San Francisco home for two years now. When she's not at the hostel, she's out collecting ticket stubs and exploring the local performance art scene. Jan is a theater enthusiast who encourages all visitors of San Francisco to experience the vibrant, live entertainment options in this fascinating city.