Where else can you guillotine a man for a quarter? Creepy 19th-century arcade games like the macabre French Execution compete for your...
Red & White Fleet
A one-hour bay cruise with Red & White lets you see the Golden Gate Bridge from water level. Brave the wind and sit on the outdoor...
SS Jeremiah O'Brien
Hard to believe this 10,000-ton beauty was turned out by San Francisco’s ship workers in under eight weeks, and harder still to imagine...
Gold Dust Lounge
The Gold Dust is so beloved by San Franciscans that when it lost its lease on the Union Square building it had occupied since the...
Fisherman's Wharf Crab Stands
Brawny-armed men stir steaming cauldrons of Dungeness crab at several side-by-side take-away crab stands at the foot of Taylor St, the...
Lonely Planet review
Explore a restored WWII submarine that survived six tours of duty, while listening to sub-mariners' tales of stealth mode and sudden attacks in a riveting audio tour ($2) that makes surfacing afterwards a relief (caution claustrophobes).