South San Francisco
South San Francisco, known as “The industrial City” is a city in San Mateo County. It is located near the major cities of San Francisco and San Jose. Recognized by its huge letters alongside the mountain that read “South San Francisco Industrial City”, the letters are one of the historic resources designated as sites of significant historical value. The city offers its citizens a fine, comfortable living environment that is home to more than 2,800 businesses including biotech companies. This is what gives the city its title of “Birthplace of Biotechnology”
South San Francisco has mild winters and cool dry summers, making it a wonderful place to visit year-round. There is a great deal of fog, which surrounds the neighborhood areas, but the hills to the west help to shield much of it from the city.
Tours and Attractions
There is so much here to see and do that one of the biggest issues that may actually arise will be trying to decide on what to do. Don't let your means of getting around the city become an addition to your wonderful problem; instead consider renting a limo, classic car, tour bus, coach, sedan, limo bus or whatever you desire to cater to your every transportation need.
Some of the main attractions in the South San Francisco area include:
Places to Eat in South San Francisco
South San Francisco has fantastic food as well as excellent places to dine. Listed below are a few of the highly recommended places to try:
- Catch (415) 431-5000
2362 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94114
- Banbuddah Lounge (415) 885-5088
601 Eddy St
San Francisco, CA 94109
- Chapeau (415) 750-9787
1408 Clement St
San Francisco, CA 94118
- Complete list of South San Francisco eateries
Places to Stay
If there is one thing that South San Francisco is abundant in, it is lodging options. Ranging from very expensive to more budget-friendly, you are sure to find something to satisfy your preference. Click for a list of South San Francisco Lodging.
Commuting in South San Francisco
Although walking whenever you can is highly recommended, especially since it is the best way to tour the city, it's less expensive and also a great way to get exercise. However, if walking is out of the question, consider renting a South San Francisco limousine, classic car, tour bus or whatever best satisfies your needs.
For any additional information regarding visiting South San Francisco, it can be found on the city's official site. San Francisco is one of the most popular tourist sites in the United States. With so many wonderful sights and attractions surrounding you, you won't want to leave.