Top 4 Hidden Gems In San Francisco: Act Like A Tourist In Your Own City

January 9, 2012

Our New Year’s Resolution: Act like a tourist in our own city! Eat, drink and explore in your own backyard. Here are our favorite under-the-radar places and top 4 hidden gems in San Francisco to visit:

Filbert Steps and Napier Lane

Filbert Steps and Napier Lane
Home to the parrots of Telegraph Hill
And its the oldest surviving wooden plank street
Filbert and Sansome Street in Telegraph Hill

Seward Street Slide in San Francisco

Seward Street Slide
A concrete slide build into the hillside
Corner of Douglas and Seward in the Castro

Wave Organ in San Francisco marina

Wave Organ
A wave-activated acoustic sculpture
1 Yacht Road in the Marina

16th Avenue Tiled Steps in San Francisco

16th Avenue Tiled Steps
A mosaic stairway
1700 16th Avenue in the Inner Sunset

Want to continue acting like a tourist in San Francisco and discover places in your own backyard? Treat yourself to one of our Mission District Food Tours. Buy Tickets.


The Fancy Food Show is hitting town MLK weekend! January 15-17

Good Food Awards Marketplace arrives January 14, 8am-2pm

Slow Food Movement’s Annual Fundraiser, The Golden Glass is coming up February 4, 1pm-5pm

San Francisco Beer Week coming up February 10-19